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

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by xtty - Jam Entry

MECHAHORN is a platformer about a big burly soldier dude who must learn to save the world from a teleporting mad scientist through the power of cuteness, love and friendship, using his magical cake-powered robot unicorn suit.

Arrow keys to move and aim your horn gun, S to jump, A to shoot, D to shoot missiles (when available). Pressing S+Down arrow allows you to drop through thin platforms.

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plokdev says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:41pm

It's funny and looks great, and it's rare to see a LD game with an actual storyline. It would be nice if the enemies had less HP, though.

abcdef65g says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 11:44pm

The game surely is peculiar. The graphics are exceptional, by far one of the coolest looking games around. Solid controls, an unlikely character thrown in a plot to save the world, a great game overall, although the enemies were a bit too much on the overpowered side, even my best weapons barely scratched any enemy I fought.

poohshoes says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 11:54pm

Please don't force me to install Ludum Dare games. It just adds a ton of extra work for me to uninstall after playing.

lizard455 says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 11:55pm

Good game!

Luke Molnar says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 12:01am

Lonely mac :(

LandoSystems says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 12:30am

Pretty weird game, I like it but more options for the controls would have been great... S to jump is damn strange

OnlySlightly says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 12:53am

Oh man it made me so happy when I saw the protagonist in his cute fluffy unicorn suit. I love the drawings you put together and it was pretty funny. You did a great job on all the particle effects and rainbows. Great job!

Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:17am

Pretty funny and awesome game, pretty hard however. Good work though

TeamFlare says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 10:08pm

Every game with unicorns has conquered my heart <3

peecestudios says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 11:47pm

Fun game,but the enemies have so much health. At first i didn't know to hit enter to start, but i figured it out eventually (I might just have missed something)

NIGIC says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 2:02am

Second attempt at the final boss: "FATAL ERROR in action number 1 of Step Event0 for object Obj_Enemy2". I'm too awesome for my archnemesis.

This game was... weird. But fun. Monster HP is a bit high though. Platforming worked nicely. Looks good. Good job!

Apr 28, 2015 @ 1:47am

Nice game dude! Pretty fantastic, colorful and with lots of humor :)

Just get some trouble with the controls. Also, maybe a standalone version could be cool (with no installation).

Keep the good work!

Apr 28, 2015 @ 9:06pm

Very funny game, but really hard to play. I have the feeling my mecha robot unicorn is made of paper :D.

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