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

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Snow story

by chabuduo - Compo Entry

For this mission, u will use the environment.. namely snow

the hero is going through budget cuts apperantly.
Freeze your enemies and run past them, they will be harmless.

But be carefull, they unfreeze after a while.

Also wind.. because worms!

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Ratings

Coolness59%
#786Mood2.64
#806Theme3.03
#806Audio1.81
#807Fun2.76
#857Humor2.08
#877Graphics2.48
#943Overall2.70
#991Innovation2.36

Comments

nurabsal says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:22am

music would be cool

DarkMeatGames says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:24am

Liked the idea of charging up snowballs a lot! Wished the character was faster and could jump higher and throw snow further.

ZQMony says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:28am

The game looks very nice, but the controls can be a bit annoying.

Move127 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:40am

The sfx are kind of annoying and music would help. The controls are also annoying. The game is fun though and the level design is great.

vini60 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:40am

Very simplistic, cool music, just a bit out of theme.

Toby Pinder says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:45am

I like the mechanics of stunning etc, but I feel the big snowballs are too horizontal/slow. I like the premise, I just think that i should stop before "90 degrees, thrown 10 centimetres"! Some of the screens feel like a puzzle, which is cool.

PlasmaErnst says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:48pm

Wished snow could be thrown further. Other than that, it was fun. various situations, good.

Taldius says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:31am

Nice game, the sounds were anoying at the end, but the gameplay was good and the art, despite being simple, was funny.
Good job!

jprogman says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:37am

There is an issue with the web browser scrolling around when I'm playing the game. The space and arrows moves the page around. Very annoying. Hope you can do something to prevent that from happening.
I've played the game in full. Nice work.

grillaface says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 2:00am

I seriously love that chirping jump sound. It's annoying but is a perfect fit for the aesthetic, mechanics, everything. Rate of fire was a little ridiculous, but I did make it past the three stacked dudes. The next screen though.. How?? Anyways great job ++

agmcleod says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 2:02am

Neat little game. Controls were okay, but i wish i had more aim with the snowball. Also i did find the jump sound effect rather annoying, the rest sounded fine. Off to a good start.

daredevildave says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 5:04pm

I think the graphical style works. good fun

jmborden says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 5:49am

A little too "christmassy" for a Spring Ludum Dare. But hey at least it's a HTML5 game that plays!

amras0000 says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 6:10am

The sound effects got on my nerves a fair bit; high pitched squealing isn't generally a pleasant sound to hear with each jump. It would have also been nice if the enemies stayed frozen a little bit longer when covered in small snowballs (the cooldown on the big ones is fine, but even when they're maxed out on snow from the little ones, there's just not enough time to run past)

markusfisch says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 2:38pm

That's a lot of fun! Enjoyed it very much! Well done!

May 11, 2015 @ 5:04am

Found a couple of times that I just couldn't throw snowballs far enough with enough certainty of success (occasionally they'd go far enough, but most of the time they wouldn't). But interesting idea.

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