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

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Pygmy's Sticky Stick

by Majsmanne - Compo Entry

The life of a pygmy is a harsh one. That big dude has stolen your meat, but your sticky stick is too tiny to chase him away! And what's with those sheep?

I had planned to add a bunch more puzzley element, as well as basic combat. Unfortunately life got in the way. I hope you enjoy this anyway.

NOTE: The Mac version of this has not been tested, and there is nothing I can do if it does not work.

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Bastienre4 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 12:21pm

Actually, it's really good ! The stick even have difderent animations depending on how big it is. Love the graphics too.

Hamsternator says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:32pm

This surprised the stuffing out of me =D
I love the "weapon" and the mechanics that come with it. This is currently the most innovative and best use of the theme that I've seen in this LD.

Geared Games says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:33pm

This was cool! Felt a lot like katamari picking up all these creatures

fleegle2000 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:38pm

A very odd little game, but in a good way! I liked the stacking mechanic, it reminded me a little of Beautiful Katamari.

DKoding says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:15pm

I simply just picked up the large guy with my stick. Guess that was not supposed to happen? Would be nice with some sound. Otherwise fun concept. Katamari?

Benjamin says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:06am

I love this almighty katamari feeling so much. I'm not sure the climb-on-your-weapon mechanic of the 2nd level really works, it feels a bit random.

Saker Games says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:18am

Interesting game idea. Not bad for a first time entry.

Sublustris says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 3:59pm

I'm usually dont like 3D games on LD, but this one looks really nice. Great work, man!

grillaface says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 4:07pm

Oh man this rules! Great job haha dirty little pygmys

Apr 29, 2015 @ 10:07pm

It was hilariously funny to pick up pikmins and sheep with the stick. I almost lost it when I picked up the big alien from Signs the Movie. Heh heh. I had a lot of fun playing this game, the only problems would be the camera movement. It seemed not to follow the mouse intuitively. But great job! I hope you can make something more out of this!

TobiasNL says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 4:52pm

Pretty cool, really like the idea of a sticky stick as a weapon!

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