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

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Zombie Slayer

by Aree Vanier - Jam Entry

Kill zombies with mashed potatoes!!! Why not??

Please note that this game will be very glitch, so please excuse any issues.

High scores only work on Windows and Mac(not yet tested on Mac).

Please ignore lameness and crappy art.

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Ratings

#145Theme(Jam)3.88
#389Humor(Jam)3.13
#674Fun(Jam)2.81
#776Innovation(Jam)2.63
#878Graphics(Jam)2.38
#1032Overall(Jam)2.41
#1952Coolness32%

Comments

Pixel Heart says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:27pm

Well, that spoon is quite effective against zombies!

ajayajayaj says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:40pm

Great Game! I wish you could shoot at different areas on the y-axis though. It is hard when there are a bunch of zombies crowding then they go too far down the screen. Great game though and like the highscore system!

MrRoboman says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:49pm

Nice game. I like that you have to stop moving the spoon to fire those mashed potatoes. I got to about 440 points and felt like the difficult wasn't building so I let the zombies get me. They could spawn at a faster rate through the game or the zombies can start to move toward you at a higher velocity. Also, noticed that once zombies reach a certain height you can no longer hit them.
Keep up the great work! Cheers!

HotBoxGames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:57pm

My life is changed, I thought I needed a samurai sword to keep the zombies at bay - seems a sack of potatoes can keep off a horde :D

nonetheless says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:28pm

Great art :)

monaarc says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:32pm

I will definitely choose this spoon in case of zombie apocalypse. I miss the sound when a zombie die and of course more BLOOOOOOD !

Aree Vanier says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:41pm

Sry about the lack of audio. I didnt unerstand it

TeamFlare says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:48pm

now i will look differently at my spoons :/ but the game was fun :D

Apr 24, 2015 @ 5:13pm

Funny game, now I learned that potato can be potentally dangerous! hahaha Good job :))

OnlySlightly says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:05pm

That was certainly an unconventional weapon! I liked how you choose to create the zombies as rectangles

Justin Mullin says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 8:36pm

Now I know how I will survive in the zombie apocalypse! Requiring the mouse to be still before shooting was an interesting touch.

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