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

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LUV GUN

by Andrew Adams - Jam Entry

Spread the love! Like a modern day cupid, trot around the city and blast people with your very own LUV gun. Watch out for traffic, and battle against the haters. Collect those hearts and earn a high score.

Features:
- LUV... all the loves.
- Realistic traffic simulation
- Vehicle to pedestrian relations
- Local Multiplayer Co-op
- Bonus Rounds
- Haters
- Blood

Enjoy the game, and please leave me a comment.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#636Theme(Jam)3.19
#641Audio(Jam)2.05
#667Humor(Jam)2.55
#810Fun(Jam)2.62
#812Graphics(Jam)2.62
#831Innovation(Jam)2.48
#842Overall(Jam)2.81
#851Mood(Jam)2.53
#1952Coolness32%

Comments

kristof says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:34pm

Hey, fun little game. I liked the simple graphics! The sound effects are a bit annoying though, especially the time warning...
Still, nice work!

ianburnette says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:35pm

4950! Took me forever to figure out that I can move as well as aim :) Love those tank controls. Surprisingly bloody - hasn't anyone heard of crosswalks?

jk5000 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:35pm

There is nothing better than to be allowed to spread a lot of love. A fun game. It is however difficult to hit the people, and what do the red boxes.

bradur says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:35pm

I didn't really understand the goal (other than shooting at people with love) of the game, but I guess the city was interesting in itself. The cars would keep on crashing into each other and most of the people were trying to kill each other until I shot them with the love gun. Interesting, but feels like there should be some sort of a goal.

ChaosCult says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:51pm

Strange little game. Can't say I understand what's going on, but the process is fun nonetheless.
Loved the graphics too, simple but effective.

Taldius says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:02pm

The game was good and the minimalist art was nice. The only weak point is that when you hit a wall your character keep facing the wall.
Good job!

gene-z says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:03pm

kkk GTA Paint City,,, very fun

ss64games says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:08pm

A clever parody of the original GTA games. A little confusing telling what the characters with black symbols in front of them meant (I think I finally figured out they were haters and could hurt my luv'd people?). Overall I felt there could have been more of an immediate challenge to the game (I think I got run over once on accident) as I was a bit disinterested without something to impede my goal of spreading "da luv".

dray says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:14pm

i agree with bradur and Chaoscult about the goal and understanding of the game. i spend almost 1 minute without finding anyone to love shoot. The controls are not very azerty keyboard friendly, because WASD isn't mapped as alternative to ZQSD or arrows. there is fun part when seeing a car crushing a full group of people and the art style is simple but effective.

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