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

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"The Hard Rock Riffs" Weapon

by OberynMartell - Jam Entry

Try to get to the limo before you are overwhelmed by your fans!

Press the keys in the correct order to perform combos to send away fans.
If 20 or more fans hold you at the same time, you lose. Each fan holding you slows you a little.

Felipe Couto - Art / Sound
Fernando Molon Toigo - Programmer
Henrique Dias - Food / Shelter Provider / Drummer

Sorry non-QWERTY users :(

Raised the number of fans you can hold before you lose from 10 to 20.

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Mouch says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:33am

Great game!
But really hard on a keyboard layout other than qwerty.

Druid says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:43am

Wow, i love that pixel metal :D But it was little hard for me. You know, i am really slow typer :D

nuprahtor says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:06pm

I guess I can say that this game rocks! But I'm not. It's really hard to get to the limo.

smokecastles says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:17pm

Simply brilliant. I'm in love with that Angus sprite. I have to say I find the game extremely difficult, but that doesn't matter since I can rock for a while before the hordes catch me.

hbocao says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:13am

It's an awesome idea, but damn, it's hard. Frustrating hard for me. Very pretty and the audio kick ass. A very good entry overall.

OberynMartell says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:35am

Thanks for the feedback everyone. I updated the game and raised the number of fans that can hold you before you lose from 10 to 20.

hbocao says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:53am

Ok, I did it! Angus and Slash was pretty spot on! I liked the credits :)

Tanser says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:01pm

The idea is just amazing! Great entry.

WeaselZone says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:03pm

I must do something wrong, I can't seem to execute the combos, or if I do, I don't see it. Audio and graphics are great and a nice take on the theme.

eemmbbeerr says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:14pm

Really fun game. It reminded me that I should learn playing the guitar. Good to know that there are still hard rock fans out there!

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:39pm

haha crazy game, a little hard but good use of the theme. Nice job.

Drauthius says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 11:31am

Great game! It takes a bit getting used to, especially if you're not using qwerty regularly. Numpad could have been a configurable alternative, but that might be a bit too easy. The first stage is a lot harder than the second one though. :)

f7f5 says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 8:54pm

I love the visuals and the audio. The idea is fun, but gameplay is disapponting: just keep doing the combos in sequence - I was not even looking at the screen most of the time...

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