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

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Castle Cake

by RaysAndLazors - Jam Entry

The gate is still in repair, your faithful guards are on a beach trip, and all your enemies decided to attack right now! The only subject that can save you now is your royal cook!

Fend off the attackers by throwing food at them and making them burst from overeating. Each soldier likes different kind of food, but you should quickly find out the pattern. Press and hold left mouse button to throw the food items, use Q, W and E to swap between different snacks.

Sadly this is the most complete version of the game I can submit right now. Due to studies I was only able to spend so much time on this LD. However I am really proud of what I managed to create, and I might actually come back to finish this game if I'll get any positive feedback from you :)

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rogberth says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:56am

Love the style. The game gets really hard.

Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:42am

Once you work out the best approach its easier. But there seems to be no way to win. Gets to the point you just cant click fast enough!

Luke Magitem says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:43am

I love it! It's fun, well made, and gets the theme right.

BraindeadGeo says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:45am

Haha, really fun! Nice idea too, love the popping!

thejash says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:11am

Fun while it lasted, but even if you're perfect at the game, you can't possibly win :(

Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:45am

Nice idea :D. It's funny but I miss more variety of enemies or weapons.

MaesK says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 11:53am

Funny game, those enemies with helmets / old women sure are hungry! :D I like how they got fat before dissappearing. Nice job.

SpringCabal says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 11:58am

Runs well & controls work well, but it seems like there is not much to do except click super fast!

strong99 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:01pm

I like the game, it's funny to play. I wished that when I destroyed one of the enemies, it would also destroy the one right behind it. But besides that, it was good to play. Simple in the beginning, but getting difficult quite fast. Well done :)

Cheshyr says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:43pm

heh, interesting game. nice music and graphics. it does get impossible quickly. :-p well done.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:48pm

This game looks really good, pretty nice soundtrack as well. But oh boy, it gets hard! After a certain point it takes so much time to defeat a single enemy that the others will start pushing him. Nice interpretation of the theme though, and a well-polished game! -Weloxux

mantis says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:48pm

Graphics are simple yet very effective. Had lots of fun :)

LadyEnigma says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:29pm

I had a fun time playing this. It was hard to keep up. I like the low poly graphics and the audio was just right. Loved watching the little guys getting fatter.

oparisy says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:30pm

Hey, very funny, and I liked the low-poly modeling. the game is a little bit too fast-aced too soon, though, and would benefit from some variety (would have loved to see other units, or bosses). The sound and music were fine too.

xplicitone says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:34pm

Love the art! And Interesting take on the theme and them getting bigger haha. I wish it showed my high score at the end when I died but I think it was around 1000 :D

LD_LAN_Party says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:58pm

Nice game. It does get hard though.

kunzbe says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:59pm

+ graphics are simple and neat.
- too fast getting too diffcult.

Fanttum says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:49am

Cool idea, but too easy to just spam throwing the stuff. Still fun, nice job!

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 3:09am

not bad but it gets pretty hard and turns into a spammer - great job

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