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

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Birthday Bash

by RainbowSexyFish - Compo Entry

Get past all the haters and make it to the party!

WASD or arrows to move, Z and X or < and > to attack

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nurabsal says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:40am

funny, but you cant lose?

pvwradtke says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:41am

I was expecting to throw beer cans on my haters, but had to be happy by jumping over them and letting they fall on cliffs :).

FuzzyWuzzie says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:42am

I love the idea! I'm not sure what it says about me, but you had me roaring with delight when I was splashing coffee about! The platforming was a bit janky and some music would have gone a long way, but overall great job!

crazya02 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:41am

Funny concept, but the game got monotonous after awhile.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:44am

Very short simple, and splashing coffee in peoples faces. All good things and bad things at the same time. I love it! Great work!

Leandrus says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:45am

Nice game. it gets boring quick.
Thanks for sharing.

winmac32 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:45am

Neat, but very easy. Also, is there chloroform in the party horn or something? xD

decodersmith says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:48am

You can jump when you've walked off a platform, so you need some concept of falling that disallows jumping (same way you prevent double jumping).

That aside, the character design is good, and there is a lot of character variety. Throwing coffee on people was rewarding, and it was impressive that was unlocked during the game. I liked the pixelated scene transitions.

I'd love to be able to do something with the noisemaker that the player character has in their mouth.

sliphtrex says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:56am

I loved how when the people got hit they just sat there with a derpy expression like "it's cool brah".

benmcnelly says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:35pm

Ha! This is fun, and I am a big fan of the style. Good work!

LuisDC says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:29pm

Nice weapons XD

wg_phancock says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:35am

Controls are sometimes not very responsive. I fell off a ledge several times because it just didn't read the jump button, and getting stuck on a hater's head is kind of annoying.

I like the art - it is simple but effective.

SuperKid says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:39am

so funny! xD The unconventional weapon is really original! Loved the easiness of the game. Good job!

IndieST says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:41am

At the first time, I think it's just like other platform games, the weapon is as same as gun. At the second time , I understand what the character used is coffee bean. The idea is good, but the game is too simple. Why not the haters use some other strange things, like cake, drink? These things would add some mood to the game.

rantt says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:17am

Cool take on the theme. I probably enjoyed throwing hot coffee in people faces more than I should Fun game, I liked it.

defacid says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:27pm

Silly idea - I kept getting people stuck to me and was unable to fall or pass through anywhere, but then I remembered the controls for attacking and I laughed. What spawned this idea? :P

Lynx says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:56am

I liked the concept a lot! It took me a while to understand that you had to stand still to attack. The whole idea of throwing coffee into their faces is brutal but kinda funny. Love to see more atmosphere in the game like party streamers and balloons in the background and maybe some kids cheering or singing happy birthday for music. Overall great job with the interpretation of the theme!

syncxzoz says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:23pm

awesome... kill all haters.. hell yeahhhhhh...

Apr 27, 2015 @ 8:47pm

Simple but funny game. It glitched a bit for me though. I included it in part 6 of my Ludum Dare 32 compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

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