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

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SpaceSharp

by jsmars - Compo Entry

SpaceSharp

I'm not as happy with this entry as I wish I was, but I'm happy I finished something atleast!

Have fun and beat the online highscores! :)

EDIT!
Sadly right now highscore server is down, will try and get it up ASAP.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness55%
#44Overall3.97
#70Fun3.84
#165Innovation3.72
#172Audio3.42
#206Graphics3.70
#255Humor3.31
#259Mood3.30
#372Theme3.56

Comments

DarkGrisen says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:20am

Awesome game! You have to type super fast!

Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:21am

Haha, great!

ViliX64 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:21am

Fun to play :)

Bitterdeath says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:25am

Great game. The online score is sweet.

jackyjjc says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:29am

WOW this game is super hard because I suck at typing fast and typing correctly. Judging by my typing skill, I probably can never see the secrets :( Great idea and great execution nonetheless, well done!

minnouu says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:46am

Excellent, fun and challenging to play, and the concept is hilarious.

rudra says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:29pm

Well, I played your game for a long time, and I must say, the idea is really great, very innovative.
Very fun to play. Keep it up :)
PS I am very slow in typing :P

Tanser says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:22pm

Nice game, bad thing my keyboard doesn't work that well though. :D

ndebruyn says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:25pm

Love it.

boateye says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:25pm

Good game! for the folks that like typing games, this is a great one. I'm not a fan of typing games, but i can tell that this was a good entry.

Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:26pm

Fun to play. Online leaderboard good. Oddly Addictive, proper timing and difficulty. Felt a little luck based sometimes but good all around.

Headmade says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:00pm

This game is wonderful. I constantly mistype so it was super hard for me but it's good practice for me. And I even made it into the top 10 or something :D
I couldn't figure out any secret inputs, could you share some? I'm super curious!

Marek Lisý says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:21am

The game is super cool, I hope you're gonna balance the shooter difficulty. I mean - up, stop, down, stop, shoot (miss), oh f*ck again 6 points :D It's the only downside of the game (as I saw all the players had 6 points when I played, so I had to make 7 :P). Really fun, online scores are huge plus, graphics amazing, maybe bit too aggressive music at first.

jsmars says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:09pm

Thanks for the input. I definitely should have made the difficulty curve a bit easier, as usual I was stressed in the end and it ended up being balanced after my own typing skills plus that I had been playing it all weekend, which usually isn't the best idea :D

mikeureko says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:53pm

Wow. This is one amazing entry! I think I've played it for about an hour. Very interesting concept, and very well executed! I like how the difficulty ramps up without having to send tons and tons of clouds/enemies your way, and instead just by adding the shooting enemies that you have to actually aim for. Everything comes together to create a very retro feel. This is definitely my current favorite entry, by far! I didn't stop playing until I reached #1 on the leaderboard. :D

jsmars says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:35am

Thanks mikeureko! That's awesome :D I'm definitely going to try and beat your score. Sadly the highscore server is down at the moment, I'm going to get it up and running again as soon as I can.

coderitual says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:08pm

Nice game.

strong99 says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 7:42am

My fingers hurt! Reminds me of the old days but better. Loved it. The online highscores didn't show here :(

Langouste says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 3:52pm

Super game! I love it, thanks ;)

Megalink says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 6:44am

Unfortenalty the download wouldn't work, but I rated it five for the graphics from looking at the screenshots, looks like a great concept! :D

jsmars says ...
May 7, 2015 @ 1:30pm

Sorry for the downtime but highscores are up again since a few days ago! Damn mikeureko really beat that highscore hard! I doubt anyone will be able to beat him soon :)

Filip says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 10:45pm

Great game!

Jakob37 says ...
May 17, 2015 @ 4:41pm

This was really nice, probably the most addictive LD-game here for me yet :)

keckles says ...
Dec 19, 2016 @ 3:22am

nice!

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