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

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Potato Peeler

by eskivor - Compo Entry

Your unconventional weapon ? A potato peeler !!!

Potato Peeler is a First Person Peeler.
With your potato peeler, you have to peel potatoes to kill them and earn points.

Left click to peel a potato (if you are close to a potato).
WASD (or Arrow Keys) to Move.
Left Shit to Run.
Move mouse to move camera.
Space to Jump (it's useless, but it's fun !).

A hit = 1 point, a kill = 100 points.
If a potato hits you, you'll lose some life.
For every dead potato, 2 potatoes respawn.
Beware, don't fall !

Updates :

There is now a desktop version of Potato Peeler, playable with Xbox 360 Controller & Oculus Rift (optional).

Gamepad controls :

Left stick : Move
Right stick : Look around
A : Attack
X : Run
B : Jump

Be sure to quit the game (when you use Oculus Rift) with the quit button from the main menu.
Sorry for Chrome users (I'm also a Chrome user), but it doesn't currently work on Google Chrome (you know, the warning at the top of the Ludum page, I tried a WebGL build but it doesn't run).

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10FingerArmy says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:09am

Warning to the kids: that is the result of too many drugs. And it's a funny one! :-D

EdwardGreysky says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 12:17pm

Fun game (But what on earth are those blue bubbles supposed to be ?!)

marccspro says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:47pm

So hilarous

eskivor says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:11pm

The blue bubbles were initially triggers (with a visual rendering) to check collisions with potato when you attack. I removed it (that visual rendering) in the last version. :)

Luke Nizik says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:38pm

Peeling potatoes was never such a pleasure :)

spriters2000 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:10pm

Pretty fun game, though it is very simple, it works.

Biliogadafr says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 10:10am

Haha. That was fun idea :). Not really obvious when potato attaks you, but anyway it's obvious whe you attack potato:) hilarious :)

WeaselZone says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 2:10am

Haha, great take on the theme and right up my alley! Would loved to have seen more content like throwing razorblades :D

MegaPonies says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 7:42pm

Wish i had an occulus :(

Apr 29, 2015 @ 12:21pm

I liked the look of potato and the peeler, but the audio was buggy and the overall graphics could of been better rounded out to be consistent.

KaiseanGames says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 5:25pm

I played for Occulus without Occulus, but with cross-eye technique. It was awesome! :)

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