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

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Garden Defender

by RedTomato - Jam Entry

​Defender your house from home invaders!
Created for Ludum Dare 32
Theme: An Unconventional Weapon
Supports 4 player local co-op, Xbox 360 controller support.
Created by Matt Cull and Gergo "Greg" Foldhazi
Sound by Callum Tennick
Art by Daniel Squire

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Ratings

Coolness53%
#638Audio(Jam)2.11
#648Theme(Jam)3.17
#722Humor(Jam)2.44
#821Graphics(Jam)2.59
#825Innovation(Jam)2.50
#985Mood(Jam)2.04
#999Overall(Jam)2.53
#1003Fun(Jam)2.21

Comments

Cheshyr says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:20pm

interesting idea; the netcode must have taken you some time. would have liked to see the health of the enemies scale with the number of players active. nice submission!

eddynardo says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:25pm

I liked the artwork and the idea.The animations need a bit of work but its ok for a jam.The hose was a clever Unconventional Weapon but it didnt follow the player well enough.+ gongrats that you made it coop ,its hard to even find coop games in ludum dares

Orava says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:38pm

Pretty much can't walk while shooting because the dude keeps colliding with the water and rising upwards because physics.

Jagang says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:11pm

nice idea, just missed some variation. Also there are some clipping and physics errors

dray says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:13pm

interesting idea, i tried solo so i don't have an idea of the fun with other player. i found the shadow of the water pretty but make the spray less readable because i don't really see wich one is the water when i move.

jhell says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:40pm

Must be fun with 4 players =). No azerty support made it a bit hard for me to play, but I liked the water effect, clever to use spheres that way. Nice voice-over also :p

pixzleone says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 10:58am

Nice concept, but I hate that you can collide with the bullets.

elpaulo says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 10:50am

Nice one ! I love the physics of the water tube following the player ^^
Controls are a little glitched, after going in diagonals i think.
Need more enemy types !

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