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

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Food Fight

by jovoc - Compo Entry

WASD or Arrows to move
Z or space to shoot

Shoot PEAS at the TURNIPS to survive...

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Ratings

#249Graphics3.62
#575Humor2.67
#620Mood2.85
#851Overall2.85
#864Fun2.65
#968Theme2.65
#1060Innovation2.12
#1856Coolness35%

Comments

YM says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:19am

It'd be really nice if the evil turnips didn't always come at you in single file, it makes standing still and holding down space the best way to win. A little randomisation or patterns in their motion would go a long way. They don't walk into the grinder either which is a little disappointing.

Everything looks great though, it's a solid base for 48 hours. Lots of potential :)

Blobo says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:31pm

Pretty nice concept. it would help to have a score system, and some randomization with the enemies. other than tat, cool game.

Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:32pm

The graphics are nice and killing turnips is pretty satifactory. The game is too easy and simple though.

SayHiBen says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:33pm

Great start to a much bigger game. There's a certain character to this that, as previously mentioned, has a lot of potential.

sekaru says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:08pm

Pretty fun game. The graphics and polish were great!

Pat Kemp says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:11pm

Haha, funny theme and fun game! Took me a while to figure out how to shoot in a particular direction. Once I figured out that moving then shooting locked my aim in a direction (so I could strafe) I got the hang of it. The hit effects on the enemy (screen shake and vertical scaling) was very satisfying, and I liked the kickback on the player bullets.

Nice job!

ChronusZ says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:16pm

I really would've liked a way to shoot in other directions than the one I currently face (i.e., WASD to walk, arrow keys to shoot). Also, like others are saying, the turnip AI is a bit too simple.

TobiasNL says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:20pm

Too bad they didn't try to run into the grinder, now the game lacks a bit of challenge. Graphics were good and the gameplay was solid. Cool entry!

Apr 25, 2015 @ 6:17pm

Graphics are actually pretty awesome, love the models.

Aiming with the mouse would have felt more natural for me, turning to shoot was a bit tricky.

Super Hamster says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 6:37pm

Interesting game concept. It seems as though throwing food at enemies always works out(look at my game :D). I found the game pretty easy though because the radishes didn't really chase me and it was really easy just to spam food throwing. I bet with a little more time you could make it really cool though! Good job

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 4:13am

graphics are nice but the controls were too hard - would be better using mouse for aiming and shooting - i made a food fight game too so thats why i played this one - nice job

ohsqueezy says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 11:25pm

I'm interested in seeing this as an action/adventure game. I tried to walk into the corridors more than a few times.

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