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

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Head Sword Ninja

by junt74 - Compo Entry

"Master Ninja doesn't use any finger to cut the fruits..."

So let's use Head Sword and cut many fruits!

[Controlls]

[Q][W] ..... Move Body
[O][P] ..... Move Head

Have fun!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness53%
#6Humor4.28
#63Fun3.86
#83Theme4.02
#271Innovation3.52
#337Mood3.19
#430Audio2.93
#469Overall3.26
#736Graphics2.74

Comments

Toby Pinder says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:22am

Pretty interesting physics with a fun take on the theme, nice job! Scored 19 on my second go (once I'd actually read the controls :D)

Music loop is short but nice, good to see more people try sound in the aggressive compo timeframe!

Nonameghost says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:44am

I had a fantastic time playing this. Once I was able to get him flipping around the room I was laughuing for a good 5 minutes. I didn't even pay atention to the time honestly. I wonder how this would play as a local multiplayer pvp game. 2 ninjas flopping about with swords on their heads? Nice work!

jshaffer94247 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:51am

Nice arcade game; good job making a game with a limited number of asset. Looks like you had the time to make the art for the main player quite nice. I'm not sure I've figured out how the controls are affecting the figure, but I had fun watching the poor guy flail around. I think I hit 10.

Cryotube says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:38am

Pretty hilarious concept, would be amazing if there were actual combat involved!

fserb says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:38am

the web version returned an error on Chrome :(

Azure_Kyte says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:40am

Oh jeez, this is both hilarious and fun to play! I only got 5 melons, but I can finally realise my subconscious dream of becoming a narwhal-ninja!

bnhw says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:28am

I really liked the responsiveness of the controls, but felt like the level design was lacking. Flying off, I'd get lost and not find any uncut melons for a while. Maybe just have a small arena with melons being thrown around?

fullmontis says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:32am

The game is hilarious, I especially like when the ninja flies off! Gameplay is a little lacking overall though, and the controls are wonky. But I guess that is on purpose, to emulate QWOP type gameplay (I guess?)

PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:23pm

This is such a weird and funny idea.
Tell me: was this based on real life experiences?

pythong says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:12pm

QWOP? :D nice use of the theme!

madameberry says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:40pm

This is the most beautiful thing I have ever played. Congrats.

Also, this is better than QWOP. There I said it!

ianburnette says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:43pm

Those quivering legs ... :D

generic_ghost says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:06pm

Great game. It's so satisfying when you are able to spin through the air and a lot of fun. Very funny concept and well executed!

dvdfu says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:58am

I had a lot of fun with this!

surpent says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:07am

Amusing works :-)
It is genre with the potential.

Mekuri says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:10pm

This was.. weird :P - The music was a nice match. The physics was actually fairly nice, although the game was fairly hard. Fun little game though.

gnx says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 7:33pm

TIL: ninjas are deadly even if a bad case of epilepsy should befall them.

TeamQuadratic says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 12:23am

Most hilarious game I've ever played. Excellent work.

Apr 28, 2015 @ 4:05pm

Psssst - you are in today's Ludum Dare to Believe! Check it out - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCpIrD_PaBM

Lukbebalduke says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 4:41pm

hhahhaaha,so fucking funny! Awesome idea!

pi_pi3 says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 6:11pm

I got 18 on the 3rd try. Awesome game. Android port maybe?

Apr 28, 2015 @ 8:41pm

This game is super bizarre in a good way.
I didn't feel I controlled the ninja when suddenly it jumped, but it fas funa and hilarious.

grillaface says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 9:21pm

Obviously stupid hard to control but stupid awesome nonetheless :) Great job, really smooth and hilarious. ++

ChuiGum says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 4:23am

Fantastic music, very groovy. Nice innovation too. It was difficult but I had a good time, reminded me of QWOP! Well done! :)

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