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

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The Yellow Jacket Man

by gv1351 - Jam Entry

There is a break-in in your house, and you as a weapon builder has designed three weapons that will chase these thugs away. Three intense levels with super awesome unconventional weapons you will get to the bottom of this for the person responsible for the break-in.

But these thugs have a sort of virus their blood will also follow you and will try to infect you to...

A game by Givit Game Studios, our first Ludum Dare. It was super fun. See you again in August.
Programming, sound and level design by: Gustav van Rooyen
Art and level design by: Hugo Hewitt

We really hope that you enjoy it the way we enjoyed making it.

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Ratings

Coolness100%
#561Audio(Jam)2.60
#634Humor(Jam)2.61
#836Theme(Jam)2.83
#852Fun(Jam)2.56
#884Graphics(Jam)2.35
#890Mood(Jam)2.43
#935Overall(Jam)2.66
#987Innovation(Jam)2.08

Comments

Frenchie says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:10am

The web build isn't working for me. I see index.html but not the actual game. Make sure that you uploaded the build into the special "Public" folder in Dropbox (https://www.dropbox.com/en/help/16)

gv1351 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:15am

Cool thank you I will quickly check

KhaoTom says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:25am

I would enjoy this a bit more if WASD or arrow keys moved the player rather than the left mouse button. I also got stuck on a corner in level 3 and had to quit the game. It's too bad you didn't manage to get the penguin grenade to actually explode like a grenade though. That would have been funny. Grat's on your first LD game. See you next time!

Yvanor says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:37pm

So... the game idea is good, but bugs (player stuck in the wall, enemy in death animation who still dangerous...) and difficult controls (why not ZQSD ?) make the not funny, because the player is frustrated... Better luck next time ! :)

Leandrus says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:05pm

Nice little game.
I got stuck a lot :p
Thanks for sharing.

Gomango999 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:09am

The game is not working for me. I see the title screen, followed by the yellow-orange background, but nothing appears. Also, this is Ludum Dare 32. May be a bit confused there =)

gv1351 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:26am

Thank you for letting me know I will check it out quick

volkoivan says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:10am

I don't really know what's happening in there, because enies appear and disappear every 2 seconds and my cursor doesn't shows up, so it's really difficult to play.
Also you wrote "Ludum Dare 31"
It's Ludum Dare 32 :)

gv1351 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:14am

Hey volkoivan sorry made a little mistake with the ludum dare entry numer

jhrrsn says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:50pm

Humorous, true to the theme, quite buggy though. Got stuck on walls a few times, and floating pools of blood are sort of freaky. Nice SFX / Audio! Good job.

kunzbe says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:09pm

I liked the third weapon. But you really have to work on the collision detection and the controls felt hairy.

kunzbe says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:10pm

ps: the music reminded me of rammstein ;) good job there

PanKamil says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 4:28pm

Thugs are so thug that even their dead corpse blood is chasing me. I completely adore the controls. Top down shooter with hack'n'slah-like clicking is something really fresh and joyful for me.

The only problem i have is that you gave me so little health. I almost die from a single touch of the enemy.

Anyway, I really, really enjoyed it.

Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:10pm

The music in this game is really, really cool.

But even then, it does feel like you made a regular top down shooter and at the last second added the various birds to spice it up. Also, the chickens look like poop splatters.

fueelin says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 7:08am

Pretty cool but I got stuck in a wall on the last level :(

PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 9:13am

Actually very addictive. I sucked at it. But still

Saker Games says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 10:05am

This game is not bad, but I got stuck in the wall.

jk5000 says ...
May 4, 2015 @ 2:11pm

Makes the game more difficult. Else fine game.

LMT says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 7:45am

I think some explanation of controls would be nice somewhere. I figured it out eventually, but I don't normally right click on web games. Great game overall and quite addictive

FistBumpGames says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 8:24am

Fun idea, with nice visuals. The controls feel like a mess though.

Smirnov48 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 9:53am

Nice game. Web link is doesn't work. It needs WASD to be more comfortable.

gv1351 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 10:39am

Hallo Smirnov48 I will check quickly thank you for letting me know. But I recommend to run the game in any other except for Google Chrome.

strega says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 11:03am

Interesting game. I had no idea what to do at first or what the controls were. Eventually figured out that right click was shoot, which is not obvious for web games.

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