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

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Wink Murder

by 2kah - Compo Entry

Your only weapon is your eyelid, use it to murder all the cubes!
Each level there will be more cubes and you will take longer to wink.

Wink: left click
Movement: WASD or arrow keys
Sprint: left shift
Jump: spacebar

The Linux build is untested, please let me know if it has any problems.

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awestsecurity says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:47am

Well that was adorable. I think a little background music would be nice, but I think this is the most original concept I've seen so far.

43iscoding says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 12:29pm

I really loved the simplicity of this game. Great work with environment. I could imagine being inside of a Dali's painting

Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:15pm

I nice concept and good implementation I however had a bit of problem playing it beouse I wanted to blink with my right eye (I have OCD) but that does not have to bee something you need to change the game for just tought I should mention it.

MoltenMustafa says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:53am

hey dude I played your game and wrote about it here; really funny and unique concept, I also liked the 3d art quite a lot :)

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:53am

This is a really interesting concept, but trying to find the last cube is like trying to find a needle in a haystack. I dunno if there's a corner I missed or if the cubes wander around aimlessly, but if the latter then the game might benefit from the cubes patrolling set paths.

2kah says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:38am

Thanks for the feedback everyone! I agree that music would have been a very nice addition, unfortunately I'm not very good at audio :( Right eye winking was on my to-do list but I ran out of time sorry. The cubes only move when they can see you, so usually if there's one you can't find it'll stay put (but it may be moving around behind your back).

mcburrobit says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:00pm

Glad I checked the game out, I thought from the thumbnail that this is an occulus rift game :D

Reminded me of an old schoolyard game from my childhood. Really nice and fun game, kudos.

Borkleby says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:01pm

Very fun hide-and-murder game! I felt all-powerful and unstoppable yet still stuck with a challenge. The environment was quite gray but super detailed! Wish I could wink with both eyes though, it feels a bit asymmetrical. Perfectionist talking here, though. It was great.

Nkoo says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:01pm

Really nice concept, but there is no challenge in the game if i'm not mistaken, you're just left wandering in the levels killing everything colored. Really neat idea !

Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:03pm

very cool idea! there wasnt much challenge tho :/ interesting environment too

scumbly says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:04pm

Original idea and fits the theme very well!

JoshuaBurr says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:05pm

Really enjoyed this. Funny concept and I liked the graphics.

Nidar says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:43pm

Exactly what I wanted out of this theme. Good job.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:19pm

I love this idea, and it reminds me of an idea I worked on a while ago. If you continue on this game, I'd suggest letting us choose which eye we can blink.

scorder says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:26pm

The effect is really great and I had to look for those cubes. The use of colors was attractive to me
Thanks for this great game

Hambone says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:28pm

Very interesting!

kabutakogames says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:55pm

I little more fluff in the form of visuals and audio and this would be truly awesome!

JALgames says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 7:53pm

I really like the idea and I think you implemented it quite well!

Yakka says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 4:31pm

Idea with a great potential!

jhrrsn says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 8:15am

Ha, that was a really clever use of the theme. And a cool implementation of your idea! I would have loved some similarly ridiculous music to go along with your winking, but you did a great job even without it.

KhaoTom says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 8:31pm

I liked looking at all the models in the environment. Common game objects used in a surreal way. Cool.

Snicklodocus says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 1:34am

Really funny idea! It's a bit strange you can't blink with your right eye, but it doesn't make much difference. Great job!

dyfer says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 3:29pm

Very simple concept but very unique, nice environment, I liked the giant gun! a music would be great !

idoadler says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 8:45pm

very nice and innovative game. I really liked the idea of destroying boxes by blinking. sort of expressing the idea that not all games are about violence and killing.

Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:04pm

Well executed game. Liked the smoothness of the movement and the landscape you're placed in. The random objects in the space really give the game a unique feel. Would be nice if the eye blink was randomized from left to right.

ZYXer says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 8:44pm

Are there really 30 cubes? I found 29 and I've been looking for the last for 10 minutes. :(

Very original game idea! I like it!

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