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

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Smash Drones

by ZoneOne2 - Compo Entry

OS/X and Linux users - Use the .love file with the appropriate Love framework found here: https://www.love2d.org/

32-bit Windows users - Use the .love source with the appropriate Love framework found here: https://www.love2d.org/



Smash Drones.

Secure your place as the most successful drone delivery company by smashing the competition's drones.

Play as an Amazon, Domino's, or Gryzzl delivery drone.

Disable the enemy's drone by hitting their propellers with a box or your landing gear.

Note:
This is a local-multiplayer game intended to be played with two people.
If you don't have a second person to play with, still feel free to check it out, but there isn't a single player mode so it probably won't be much fun.


Controls:
Player 1 - WASD
Player 2 - Arrow Keys

Left/Right/Up to fly, Down to throw boxes/pick up boxes.

If you don't have a box and get close enough to one, it will turn yellow, letting you know you are in range to pick it up.

If your drone is terminated, it will re-spawn after 5 seconds.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness50%
#479Humor2.82
#776Theme3.07
#810Innovation2.71
#831Mood2.57
#839Fun2.70
#943Overall2.70
#949Graphics2.33

Comments

CiderPunk says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:55pm

played the GF, she lost and said this was the worst game ever, I liked it though, good job!

Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:13pm

Out of all the multiplayer games we played today this had the most solid mechanics. The graphics could be a bit less... gray.

grillaface says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:00am

Nice! Would be a LOT more fun with someone to play lol :)

Pixel Heart says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:18am

Lol, that's what everyone should do in real life, to be the master of drones!

FrederickK says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:38am

I tried on my own, so I'm guessing for what I played.
I think you could do it a little more dynamic, a barrier at the sides would be nice. And as said, some colors would be too. xD
The idea is ok, I think it could improve it a lot with some very minor changes.
Overall, good job! :)

roving-stone says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:24am

Original gameplay. I imagine it would be more fun with someone to play with haha. A background or just more colour would be nice.

maunovaha says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 5:50pm

Unfortunately I played this as a solo, but I did enjoyed the idea of it. good job! :)

josefnpat says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:29am

I like the idea behind this game! The physics make it hard to play, but with some polish, this could be awesome!

2kah says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Nice idea! Maybe some obstacles or something in the play area would make it a bit more interesting

HeffJoker says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 10:16pm

Aww man, I wasn't able to get this to run :( I can see the startup screen and 'ready' each player. But when the game starts the window loses focus. Then if I click in the window it freezes :( Looks cool though!

ZoneOne2 says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 5:37pm

@HeffJoker Weird. Which download link did you use?

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