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

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Belt Cannon Man

by ambi - Compo Entry

Your goal is to survive as long as possible.

Mouse left click moves. Mouse right click shoots. Esc key quits the game.

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Ratings

#320Graphics3.45
#461Humor2.86
#580Fun3.00
#676Overall3.05
#701Mood2.74
#955Theme2.68
#1856Coolness35%

Comments

ManicMiner says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:03pm

some nice z-brush work (I'm assuming, looks very much that way) but its a shame you couldn't get some textures or better controls in there. Good effort

Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:04pm

I have to hand it to you, a screaming green penis laser is certainly unconventional ;)

Borkleby says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:04pm

This game kind of freaked the crap out of me. The rolling goblin heads are by far the scariest thing, but even the protagonist isn't someone I'd like to meet in real life. I still rated this pretty high! (Being sarcastic, it was funny.)

Rubsrub says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:06pm

It's so simple and cute! Love this idea and gameplay. Very nice.

ambi says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:10pm

@ManicMiner: It's actually Sculptris, a free software. I highly recommend it. It's fun and fast and pretty much perfect for Ludum Dare. Also retopo and baking in Blender these days is fast and effortless. Yeah, texture painting, rigging, skinning and animating isn't my forte. Maybe for the next time I've mastered those topics. :)

ddalacu says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:18pm

The small problem was you could get negative hp,realy enjoyd the graphics and the cave thingie.

Marcellus says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:04pm

Wonderfull graphics, shooting with your weiner is fun, but the game felt like Diablo III version 1.0, having to kite and shoot backwards to survive is a bit boring.

Great entry because of the art. Congratz.

Tanser says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:30pm

Funny game, good job! :)

mikomic says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:13pm

had fun and some stress hahaha, good work :-)

Chaoseed says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:03pm

Well it's definitely playable! The models are awesome in a bizarre way, too. In terms of gameplay, there isn't much to it; the heads go so fast that you have to be continually circling around. Kind of repetitive. Good job, though!

OnlySlightly says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 2:58pm

I really liked the handmade clay aesthetic. And it was a constant terror deciding whether it was worth running or using the cannon to kill your pursuers. Great job!

DeadFragment says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:00pm

The difficulty kind of jumps up suddenly when that horde of rolly things get involved. It's a fun concept and it plays smoothly but it needs to increase it's difficulty a bit smoother.

-Neith

lvoursl says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:09pm

very hard but cool:)

Aik says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 6:34am

Not really feeling the theme - sure, it's a 'penis laser', but it's really just a laser. Not a bad game though.

Benjamin says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 1:26pm

the rolling heads somehow made me think to Sen to Chihiro yubaba's 3x heads. The game was fun enough to play, some animations woudl add a lot. The red explosion is pretty.
I think that if we have a belt cannon you should make player point to mouse and not moving direction.

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