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

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Mary

by SetArray - Compo Entry

I only had maybe 20 hours total to make this game. I had a concert to go to, and then the next day a six hour drive to go pick up a vehicle. As a result, no sound was made for this. This was also my first time attempting legitimate pixel art, as opposed to my other entries where I avoided the subject all together. I did what I could with what I had. :)

[CONTROLS]
- A and D to move left and right
- Left click to change to "attack" mode
- Broken and cracked platforms can be destroyed

[GOAL]
Survive as long as possible. Speed of platforms and rate of platform spawning gradually increase. Green power-ups can be collected (with a 16% chance of appearing) to give your ultimate weapon (an umbrella) new attack.

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Ratings

#450Humor2.88
#580Fun3.00
#634Theme3.24
#882Mood2.47
#927Overall2.73
#929Graphics2.38
#964Innovation2.43
#1769Coolness37%

Comments

jlauper says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:04pm

Funny idea, but some kind of score would be nice.

jprogman says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:49am

Good work. Needs a score to track your progress.
Funny how I died and made a bloody Mary. :p~

Lancelot Gao says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:59am

Good job!

pvwradtke says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 2:16am

For a game done in 20 hours, that's not bad. It's not everyday we see a dangerous umbrella :). Also, I was surprised to see the laser, didn't saw that coming.

Tatsu Studio says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 5:52pm

Funny game, good job!

sorlok says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 12:46am

Cool idea! Enjoyed the umbrella mechanics; some feedback (wind resistance, drift, force of hitting the platforms, etc) would have been good. Good job!

SetArray says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 12:53am

@sorlok all good mechanics. If only I had the time to do it haha.

Langouste says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 3:53pm

Super game! I love it, thanks ;)

Sytech says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 7:10pm

Simple and fun game. Good job for only 20 hours and kudos for using Java!

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