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

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The Attack of the recycling bins !

by Donni11 - Jam Entry

This is a game where you play as a garbage can , ( yes I know it could feel awkward).

Story : The evil Recycling bins have taken over the world , play as the garbage
man's weapon ... The Garbage Can !!

Note : I'm going to release a update on April 22 to fix the bugs , so for best
results , please judge like in 10 days , but still the game is awesome !

Also this was made with the best game creator in the world : Stencyl

This was made by me and a friend , my friend made the scene's and trust
me he was in quite a rush , so he also gets credit for this game .

Happy Playing !

Click Play ..

Downloads and Links




Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:20pm

So I kinda took two steps and fell through the floor and under the screen.

The4thCircle says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:23pm

Your game is quite buggy.

I fell through the level a couple of times, the bad guys didn't seem to hurt me, but then my weapon didn't hurt them either. It was hard to move, I kept sticking on the environment and when I jumped off the end of the first level it took me to what I assume was meant to be a second level... but everything immediately fell through the map.

the music though fun at first quickly became very annoying, perhaps it should be a bit longer so it doesn't repeat as much.

johanw123 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:23pm

The collisions or whatever didnt work at all, couldnt really play it ;( just fell down and got to a metallic looking screen and wasnt able to do anything else

Diventurer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:28pm

This is very buggy, the music is choppy and I don't know if something is a bug or a feature. Sorry mate, but I can't really score this high.

What's worse is that you actually stole graphics from Minecraft, but o'well.

Donni11 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:16pm

Diventurer , I didn't steal graphics from minecraft , just there was a tile set someone made to *look* like minecraft
if you look carefully they are very different .

Also Everyone else , Yes I know about the bugs I'm uploading
a update to fix them :Music , sinking , message .

Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:23pm

PLEASE fix the fall-through-the-floor glitch ASAP. It completely ruins the game.


Donni11 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:34pm

I'm Fixing it ...

torcado194 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:35am

yep very unpolished. the graphics you made are pretty mediocre and the others are stolen, which is against the rules. the music was fine, but got annoying quickly. nothing does damage, both the player's attacks do nothing, the green bar at the top seems useless, the collision detection is very broken.
but you still made something and that's good.

Donni11 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:48am

The graphics are not stolen !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Why is everyone assuming that ?

merrak says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 4:47am

I've never played Minecraft, but I looked up the tileset on Google images out of curiosity. I have to say some of your own tiles looks very similar, up to the contrast. If you haven't yet, read the "Derivative Works Explained" part of the LD rules.

That said, I never saw the questionable tiles in the actual game, just in the screenshot you posted.

If you're still stuck on the "falling through the tiles" problem, you could try posting your source, and maybe someone with Stencyl could help you figure out what's going on.

ceosol says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 5:50am

Donni, it is a great accomplishment to get something together for an LD. Be proud of that. Next time, try to make your game more focused. It looks like you bit off more than you can chew here. The main point of LD is to get a very concise idea and build that. If you have time for extra assets or polish, wonderful. If not, well at least you have core game mechanics that people can play.

I don't know if you took assets or code or music or anything from anybody else - and I am not accusing you of doing so either. Regardless, try to make all assets on your own (or on your team's own) during the competition. Practice your game mechanics for the next go around and I am positive that you will get ranked better.

Donni11 says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 10:39pm

Merrak and ceosol , thanks for the encouragement !
I'm going to release a update very soon to turn this game around !

OnlySlightly says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 4:00am

Cute theme!

May 8, 2015 @ 4:02am

It's a great step to actually make a game in Ludum Dare (even if you sometimes fall through the floor).

HotBoxGames says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 2:03pm

Good effort, at least you managed to get something posted in time. People have already mentioned a few bugs, which is a shame - but I'm sure you'll take when you've learned this time around and make an even better game next Ludum Dare! :D

I did a comparison of your dirt blocks in the screenshot above vs minecraft blocks - they're almost identical aside from about 8 pixels in the 32x32 square. All the grey dots are in the same place. Understandable that people thought these were copied.

Look forward to seeing a new version with the bugs fixed, if that's possible.

IamAcoconut says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 6:48pm

I got stuck on the first level, I fell through the floor, and then the scene blacked out to this weird stone place where stuff was falling. I liked the music though :)

Donni11 says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 10:51pm

Hotboxgame , I've managed to build a update but it was too big to upload , well there's always next year .

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