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

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CMDer

by deadarius - Compo Entry

CMDer v1.0.0

Command line is your weapon. Use it to control your unit and crush enemies.

Type "help" to get available commands.

WARNING: this game is for multiplayer. If you enter and there are no other players - please invite your friend and enjoy the game together!

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Ratings

Coolness56%
#191Innovation3.68
#327Fun3.33
#329Mood3.20
#375Audio3.04
#411Overall3.32
#723Humor2.39
#737Theme3.13
#741Graphics2.73

Comments

strega says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:17am

Pretty cool! It's a battle of typing speed and positioning.

SkyWolf says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:20am

strega i'm pretty sure i killed you a bunch of times. :D
It is an amazing concept.

manabreak says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:25am

This seems a pretty nifty concept. However, I can't figure out what to do.

deadarius says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:31am

@manabreak you can type help to get list of available commands

Jagang says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:46am

I got the chance to play it while some other guys were here. If you are just 2 players it boils more down to "who walks first into the way of the other". But with more than 2 its a hell of fun :)

marccspro says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:48am

Pretty fun game ! I didn't managed to kill anyone thought ^^

Vulkanmannen says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:48am

Sorry didn't get your game. I found no connection between input and what happend.

TD5 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:49am

The tough controls and the fact that the game is multiplayer makes a kill very satisfying indeed :D

Zo0MER says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:49am

Funny game. I think i started type faster after i played few minutes.

Stechas says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:49am

I really like the idea and game itself, maybe there should be different color for each player, so you know where is your friend that you want to shoot :D

ManicMiner says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:52am

like the idea a lot - wish it had multiple commands for each action (i.e "fire" and "shoot" etc). Definitely an interesting idea and the kind of thing that could be taken further post-LD if you wanted. Very cool and inspiring.

Multiplexor says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:53am

Very nice game! I think it's really fun, and I havn't seen many multiplayer games around! Keep up the good work!

PapyPilgrim says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:54am

Nice to see a multiplayer game! The idea is cool, but the command line make it very slowpaced. When there is someone to compete with

SojaBird says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 12:11pm

Wa-ha-hauw! This is super cool!
I used to play "type to do stuff" games in my early years (Hugo's house of Horror and such).
This reminds me of that which is super cool and nostalgic.
I've always though about game concepts like this and this is a great implementation of it.
Cool how it works in multiplayer.

All I don't know is how to respawn after I died.

deadarius says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 12:14pm

@SojaBird
To respawn you need to login again.

Shaw says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:07pm

Great Idea, could be seriously fun at a LAN party.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:47pm

The mindgames are real!

Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:31pm

Really cool game! The multiplayer component is really solid and responsive, and the music and graphics really fit the game!

Murchurl says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:14pm

Fun game! Teaches me to not look at the keyboard when not typing ;) Really innovative :D.

Overall Great Game!

Andrew Adams says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:53pm

This game is great. Get online with your friends and it is amazing. IGN 10/10

KaiseanGames says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:14pm

Can't wait to try this with my wife. :)

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