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

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Ricochet Romance

by thickspit - Compo Entry

Fend off angry people with kind and romantic words! Someone's trying to kill you? Tell them you love them! Gain Romance to unlock some new abilities!

Just the mouse!
Unless you get far enough to unlock the arrow keys... B)
(also f11 toggles fullscreen mode!)

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jhell says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:07pm

I played this up to 2500 score x). Cool music and feedback on enemy death.

DeadFragment says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:58am

Really fun gameplay, and I like how you use romance when you fire so you have to be careful to not waste shots. Really enjoyed this game :)


gene-z says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:52pm

Nice and fun

fueelin says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:25am

Pretty cool but it took too many clicks to download it.

Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:13am

I was in love with this from the title screen. I want a mobile version of this to play when I'm sad.

I love that shooting hearts makes you lose points, but you regain them when you beat back the mean words. This is seriously fantastic.

OnlySlightly says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:17am

It's an oddly affecting game. I know it's a simple mechanic but I actually felt something playing this game.I love the message behind it. :) thank you for making this game. I loved it.

thickspit says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 4:32am

Thanks for the kind words everyone! I'm really glad you enjoyed it! A mobile release is a pretty real possibility a bit down the road. I've already put it on my phone just for showing to people, but it'll take a little more adapting before I think it's ready to be released on mobile. Thanks again for playing!

aeveis says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 4:52am

nice shooting game. There was good feedback, maybe if it got harder and harder to keep up and aim. At first I thought the rankings made my shooting better, but wasn't sure. good job!

2R says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:42pm

It's very interesting work:) Well done!

SayHiBen says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 2:41am

Enjoyed the particle effects!

elefantopia says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 6:32pm

Fun game play. Cute simple graphics. The angry people have really terrible things to say...

CiderPunk says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 11:32pm

nauseating :) got a bit repetitive, single mouse click firing felt unresponsive once you get rapid fire upgrade 'cos it looks like it waits for the next fire 'beat' rather than immediately starts firing when you click, took a while to realize i could just hold the button down :)

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