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

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Mouse Roller

by DMajor - Jam Entry

A and D to move, space to jump, click the back button to go find a game that's finished.
The goal here is to lead the mice off screen by the momentum they get from following you. That wasn't the intended goal but long story short I had issues with it so that's what the goal is now.

Also there's no upper limit on the mice spawning, so don't leave the tab open.

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Ratings

#493Humor(Jam)2.91
#500Graphics(Jam)3.33
#798Innovation(Jam)2.58
#829Mood(Jam)2.59
#869Theme(Jam)2.73
#960Fun(Jam)2.33
#1019Overall(Jam)2.46
#1383Coolness47%

Comments

Gunzil says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:26am

The cheese progressively bouncing higher as you accelerate is a neat effect. I like the visuals as well.

Cryotube says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:33am

The visuals are nice, I guess it would've been a real game if the mice were on the floor and your job was to knock food off the counter :/

nice try!

CamRFWhite says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:36am

Oddly hypnotizing... Not complete of course, but just going back and forth... for what it is... man... I must have done it for like 5 mins...

Fanttum says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:37am

Yea it's alright. Could have been worse, just not much here really. Better than expected for something with a name like this one however, haha.

diiq says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:54am

I love the motion design of the rolling mouse. Very satisfying way to move around.

Sure, it's not done, but it's a very stylish start!

Todd Luke says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:04am

you made better use of the theme than a lot of entries, so be proud!

Cheshyr says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:06am

so I left the tab open. :-p honestly, what you have there is amusing, even if you didn't reach your goal this time. nice work. :-)

Paulozz says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:41pm

Agree with previous comment, not finished but good mood.

chromebookbob says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:42pm

Nice graphics, a bit confusing but fun!

phi says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:01am

I like the graphics and physics. Maybe you will be able to make a complete game with this, but at the moment of course it's not really very exciting.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:16am

Cute pixels and a funny idea. Too bad that it feels very unfinished!

Red_Fan games says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:55am

Whoa this is so zen. :0

lucidsheep says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:55am

super cute graphics, but i dont think its quite a game yet. keep it up!

Garris says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:41am

This game was confusing but adorable! I had a lot of fun playing it, actually!

eskivor says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 5:11pm

What is the purpose of the fruits ?

May 6, 2015 @ 9:33pm

The art is fantastic! The gameplay is pretty responsive, too bad you couldn't finish the game in time, even without a proper objective I had fun just running and having the mice follow me! Excellent job! :D

DaveCarlile says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 3:58pm

I kind of like the art style, and there is some interesting potential.

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