Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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FINGERSLINGER

by Mnemusyne - Jam Entry

Shoot with your finger gun in a wild west duel.

Controls:

W - Load
A - Block
D - Shoot

LOCAL MULTIPLAYER MODE: If you have friends nearby, they can use the arrow keys to control Player 2. Otherwise, the AI decides the moves. The controls for Player 2 are: Up to load, Right to block and Left to shoot.

Press SPACE to restart after each round.

If you get shot 3 times in a row, you die even if you blocked.

Made by Lucas (@AD1337) and Gaeb (@notgaeb)

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness50%
#58Fun(Jam)3.87
#90Audio(Jam)3.79
#124Overall(Jam)3.77
#133Graphics(Jam)4.13
#157Mood(Jam)3.61
#184Humor(Jam)3.54
#274Innovation(Jam)3.47
#334Theme(Jam)3.63

Comments

plokdev says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:42pm

If I had to pick my favorite Ludum Dare game so far, it would have to be this one. The art style! The clever variation of Rock Paper Scissors! The weapon that is indeed unconventional! It's simple and not *that* innovative, but does literally nothing wrong.

greg-anims says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:42pm

Nice idea, executed well. Good job!

HeuGamer says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:44pm

Great game. Love the simple idea, great execution, just loved playing this one!

HeuGamer says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:39pm

Stil playing it... o.o

HeuGamer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:23am

sttiiilll playing.... with my sister! :D

Mnemusyne says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:21am

Thanks a lot for the comments everyone! Wow, HeruGamer, you sure loved the game :D I'm glad! Hope you and your sister had fun!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:40am

Hah, this is nice! I know this game :). Too bad, I think I am a better player at this in RL than in the digital version ;)

Park says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:35pm

Clever and effective. :)

Dungeonation says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:23pm

VERY nice game! Had a little trouble figuring it out at first, but once i got the hang of it, it was really fun. The new rock paper scissors has been made, great job!

bitdecaygames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:10pm

Wow... I've never given all perfect before. But this game was really fun! It was so simple and at first I didn't get it. But after a few tries I kinda got the point. Playing against the computer was fun. When I thought I had him figured out he would surprise me. Great job! I'm going to have to try playing this IRL. Its like rock-paper-scissors but more intriguing.

Ludipe says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:01pm

Loved this entry ^^, I used to play a game with the same rules when I was younger, so it brought up a lot of good memories. Your game is simple but highly polished, well-crafted and with lovely art. Well done! :)

SayHiBen says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:19am

Love the sound effect for the finger gun. Finger guns are serious business.

novadream says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:19am

I really loved the art style! And though the game was simple, the AI was elegant. Well done! :D

EwChap says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:20am

Very complete feeling game. Love the art, audio and idea. Really nice job.

Raiyumi says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:20am

This was pretty fun! Nice job!

Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:21am

A lot of fun. Great idea!

Cheshyr says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:23am

hehe, i enjoyed that. took a few tries... i'm terrible at bluffing. really nice mechanic, music, and artwork. great work!

CowShark says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 11:49am

This is really well done.
I'm terrible at it, but that happens.
This has some of my favorite audio out of all the jam games I've checked out so far.

aquisenberry says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:51pm

Definitely very enjoyable

Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:50pm

it looks cool and the incorporation of the theme is clever, having said that, I have no idea what I'm supposed to do.

Desperately needs a tutorial to ease players into the experience.

Ershany says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:15pm

Really well executed :D is fun too :P

matestinha says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:19am

It took me a while to really understand the mechanics, but once I got it, the game became fun to play.

dray says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:23am

Really nice game, simple mechanic very well made. the art and music is lovely too

TeamQuadratic says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 11:14pm

Ah, I remember playing this game when I was younger. Cool representation of it in a western setting. Nice work!

handkor says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 2:54pm

Nice game concept. Good job.

FrederickK says ...
May 4, 2015 @ 1:43am

Very smart idea!
I loved it! :D

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