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

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Conversion

by LabOne - Jam Entry

Conversion
Try to survive in the office full of robots. Use your gun to transform them into furniture.


Control:
WASD - Moving
Arrows - Shooting
Esc - exit
R - restart
Or use XInput gamepad. UE4 has no generic gamepad support :(


1. Download and unpack zip file.
2. Run ConversionLow.bat if got video like HD4000
3. Run ConversionHigh.bat if got something better
or run custom resolution with ConversionCustom.bat.

If you got "X3DAudio1_7.dll is missing" error just instal this update
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=8109

Art: Ivan Frolov
Music: Mikhail Savochkin
Programing: Dmitry Labadin

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness52%
#238Graphics(Jam)3.83
#252Audio(Jam)3.33
#448Humor(Jam)3.00
#459Innovation(Jam)3.18
#464Fun(Jam)3.14
#495Theme(Jam)3.38
#644Overall(Jam)3.07
#665Mood(Jam)2.86

Comments

benmcnelly says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:18pm

Darn, I have multiple monitors and it set them to a rez they dont support and then froze everything up. Typically unreal engine games run well on my PC (I do test a lot of Oculus Rift Demos on here) but for whatever reason the baked in rez is just crashing me. Will test on another PC later, the screenshots look great!

benmcnelly says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:19pm

Ha, instructions... "run custom resolution with ConversionCustom.bat." will try again.

Newt_ says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:28pm

Wow, that was a lot of fun! Loved the enemies crashing through the furniture. Awesome job!

matthewd673 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:34pm

Awesome game! Lagged a bit for me but still really fun!

LabOne says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:42pm

@benmcnelly, you can open bat file, delete -FULLSCREEN option and run in windowed mode.

Qui says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:00pm

Nice entry. I would better like a more conventional way to shoot (with the mouse for example)

Docjekyll says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:48am

This game was a blast!

Nice art style. I love that the player model has his tie on all proper. Just another day at work :-P
It's also fun that you can accidentally turn a desk/plant into another rampaging deathbot.

tmpxyz says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:59am

the modeling and graphics are great, though I expected a little more variable mechanics;

AlexDJones says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:00pm

Really liked the direction of the art style, and changing the furniture into different things was fun!

trappytrap92 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:38pm

Really nice graphics, love them, but it's a little laggy

nightlord says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:38pm

congrats on finishing. I liked the graphics and the sound. If the player and the robots were just cubes rather than these thin sprites this would be easier to play i think

Indiestry says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:39pm

Really liked the audio and the style, reminded me of the portal 2 promotional videos. The shooting felt a bit wierd due to the isometric perspective but I still had good fun due to the fast paced movement

DeadFragment says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:46pm

gameplay seemed quite fiddly and quite hard to aim at times but the game looks amazing and has a really nice style, the music was also awesome! Really like how the text appears within the level.

-Neith

Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:30pm

Overall: nice game.
The art style is simple but unique and fits well with the soundtrack. The idea of transforming robots to furniture is something new.
On the other hand, I think shooting robots with a gun isn't that innovative and also isn't really unconventional.

jordinuco says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:05pm

Game design is good, implementation is great. I will not critizise interaction issues in a game made so fast. The best elements, for me, are those that give more mood to the game: the layout of the scenario and, above all, the 3D texts emerging from the ground, I liked them a lot!

Good job!

yackeroeni says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 7:32pm

Nice game

joe40001 says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 4:25am

The game lagged insanely much for me, I'll try not to hold that against you, because beyond that I really liked the look and mood of the game. But for me it was effectively a slideshow of like 1 FPS.

DesignerNap says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 10:15pm

Nice style... strangely familiar of something ;)

May 6, 2015 @ 3:59pm

Well, that's really an unconventional weapon! The art is fantastic, excellent job! :D

KaiseanGames says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:22pm

Very nice entry. Well done!

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