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Evil Cube: The Game

by lxd1 - Compo Entry

Game isnt finished, Lots of bugs. Maybe i'll try again next time. :(

You have to save the world from evil red cubes. Then only way to kill the cubes is with sheep.

*Click and kill the sheep to get sheep ammo
*Right click on the ground to move and rotate
*Left click to shoot and kill the evil red cubes
*Don't get near the evil cube or it will kill you
*Press the spacebar to change views

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pixelspirit says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:21am

Is there only one level? I like the colours and the rapid-fire of sheep. I'm not sure about the kind of, inevitable glide to the player when you move though - it is kind of a thrill to try to place yourself strategically and avoid the red cubes at the same time, but it's also a bit frustrating.

Aumni says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:14am

Cool game! I enjoyed shooting all those tiny sheeps! :P I don't know if there was a limit to how many you could shoot but I kept shooting them after the game ended haha. Maybe it would've been nice to have to move to the big sheep to get ammo instead of simply left clicking it from far. In any case, good work!

Chippington says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:15am

I wish there were more than two levels. It's simple, but could be a fun game with a bit of work.

Hairein says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 3:08pm

I loved the visual style and the setting of the game levels! Learning the controls took a moment but I think the game idea came through OK. Thanks!

Acrimiens says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:20pm

Good visual, i want more!

snesgaard says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:26pm

Sad too see that there are only two levels, really nice presentation and a funny premise.
Did not like the controls much though, would have preferred Resident Evil style tank controls over the current mouse driven approach.

Tselmek says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:32pm

Random-ish controls over the shooting cube and it's too bad there's only 2 levels. The mechanic is interesting and could be explored in more developed levels. Looking forward more of it!

NMcCoy says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:49pm

Controls were a little awkward, and there certainly could be more to the game, but I liked the visual aesthetic of it.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:49pm

The art style was clean and consistent, which I liked. The controls were a bit limiting, especially trying to click a bunch just to get the white cube to face where I needed to shoot. It was funny and satisfying to launch the sheep ammo. I'm interested to see where this would go given more time in development.

TeamFlare says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:51pm

loved the style!

slowfrog says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:53pm

Beautiful game. Shooting sheep is sure unconventional, but it's still shooting... Nice work.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:33pm

I was sad to see there are only 2 levels. Kinda hoped for some puzzle elements down the road.

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

Haha nice fun to fire the little sheep. Wish there was more, good job!

BMacIntosh says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 4:04pm

The sheep-shooting animation is great, hah. As other people have mentioned, click-to-move may not be the best control scheme for a game like this that's based on directional aiming.

Taldius says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 4:09pm

I really like the graphics, and the idea of firing ship was fun.
I'm sad that there is not more levels.
Anyway, good job!

Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:48pm

Interesting idea !
Not easy to get used to the controls.
I found it frustrating to restart from the first level each time I failed in level2.

yuigoto says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 11:22pm

It's a shame you couldn't finish, but you tried and made something, even if it's just two levels. :)

The graphics are nice and cute and I'd like to see more sheep shooting. :) White cube's controls would work better without this point'n click style, though (even more with the second camera angle). :P

L0N3 W0LF says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 10:56pm

Cute little box sheep :3 i agreed that the visuals are cool, great work :D

freeholdgames says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:22pm

I really loved the visual style; I thought it was beautifully done.

KaiseanGames says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 5:08pm

I also made a game about fighting evil cubes... Might wanna check it out :)

jk5000 says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 5:17pm

Nice graphics, especially the sheep is great.

chromebookbob says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 5:43pm

Fun, but really frustrating controls.

OadT says ...
May 7, 2015 @ 8:22am

I wanted to give you a humor bonus for the idea :D too bad you didn't selected humor for voting :( Anyway nice style!

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