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

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Floppy Man

by Selzier - Compo Entry

You are the ultimate unconventional weapon, Floppy Man.

You must use your incredible talents and military training to infiltrate and destroy the enemy establishment. I'll drop you off with our spy plane and pick you up once the mission has been completed.

Good Luck!

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Ratings

Coolness89%
#202Humor3.43
#425Fun3.19
#517Audio2.76
#618Innovation3.00
#701Overall3.02
#786Mood2.64
#852Graphics2.53
#942Theme2.73

Comments

farnsworth2 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:21am

Interesting gameplay, I didn't think I'd have as much fun as I did rubbing a grey dudes face against the ground. There was a little less direction than I would have liked, and the view seemed too small to be able to predict where I would fall and what I would have to dodge.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:42am

Hilarious game but a bit consfusing

maunovaha says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:05pm

Hehe.. Well, surely wasn't expecting that kind of gameplay. And to be honest, I was kinda bad at this :D but good start for a game; A bit raw in terms of graphics, but would be interesting if implemented further.

thegdr says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:40pm

nice!

Omiya Games says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:05am

It's very hard to tell what's the objective for the game. I could just swing all the way to the left, and fall infinitely.

My assumption is that you're supposed to land at a specific location. Still it's difficult to to tell where that is. Any marker to let you know would really help.

Also, those spinning walls are absolutely brutal!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:53am

It is strange how intrinsically fun it is to flop a rag doll around. I enjoyed the game quite a bit. Kinda wished the level would restart at where the plane drops you though :)

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:56am

haha very fun game, well done.

Selzier says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:57pm

Thanks for all the comments! I'm taking feedback very seriously so keep it coming please :D

Orava says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:02am

Great level design up until the four ball part which got stuck more often than not, or caused the balls to fly off every which way.

jk5000 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:11am

I really like the music. But I was missing, some more sound when I was throwing the floppy man into the walls.

Zak says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 11:43am

Nice thing you achieved with camera and controls. Too bad the graphics and boundaries/polishing aren't there. I'd like to see a finished version of this one !

kunzbe says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:49pm

the music starts good with these voice-like synths but sadly stops much to soon.

PoQA Games says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:45pm

I was critical at first but ended up really liking the puzzle aspect about it. Also, checkpoints ftw!

iSamurai says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:35am

Very interesting. But can get a bit lost at the beginning about where to go.

oparisy says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Funny music, great graphics (liked the shading a lot) and physics (the protagonist of course, but also the glass and blocks). My kids laughted their xxx off at the view of the player movements :)

tummyache says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:27pm

Can't get it to work on my macbook. The entire page freezes and errors out on chrome. Which is a shame because this looks awesome.

Krunoslav says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:31pm

Crazy game, i like it. It is a little macabre, but when you realize the guy it is not dead, it is ok :D
I like the mechanics, the movements very fluid.

rodobodolfo says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:54am

At first i didnt know what to do. Then it got funny, Its really funny to drag the ragdoll arround and smash thinsg with its head. A checkpoint or two may be nice-

ProjectX593 says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:06am

Having to go back in the level and redo parts you've already done is kinda tedious :\

Cryotube says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:54am

Interesting level design, but I wish the checkpoint system was a bit more visible. Otherwise, pretty hilarious gameplay and I enjoyed smashing through glass walls a lot

kabutakogames says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:58am

Pretty fun - though I wish there was a little more checkpointing

alvivar says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:00am

So much fun! I play it several times :P

Selzier says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:05am

Better & visible checkpoint system, make it more clear at the beginning what you should do, Less going back and re-doing parts you've already done, GOT IT! Great feedback thanks everyone, keep it coming so I can make the next game (or this one) even better!

lochmann-apps says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:05am

This is a simple but funny game, love also the minimalistic design!

Split82 says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:23am

Unique and fun. Few glitches here and there, mainly with camera penetrating the geometry, but overall a very good entry.

lebrokholic says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:21pm

Not sure, wtf was that, but it was fun! Hope you'll continue to create new levels with more different obstacles.

djhavik208 says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:00am

BADASS

Apr 25, 2015 @ 9:42am

Your game has been rated by our team member Antonin Charvat (music composer). Here is his comment: Although it seemed to be fun from your demo video, controls are really bad and the main character usually does what he wants, not what the player wants (f.e. stucking with head in the floor is quite often bug). Overall not bad, I laughed everytime the body was launched in the air :) ...but there is still lot of work to be done.

phi6 says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 9:37am

Derpy ragdoll physics, what could go wrong? Potential for a really funny game here!

Crowbeak says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 11:56am

What this game lacks in sense it more than makes up for in ragdoll physics. This is hilarious.

bossmojoman says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 12:17am

Hilarious! way funner than I expected it to be

Pat Kemp says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 4:26pm

Haha, hilarious game. Fun to slide around ridiculously and break through the glass blocks. I found the floating arrows a little hard to follow. Maybe something more clear for navigation would be useful? Anyway, nice work!

LukeZaz says ...
May 7, 2015 @ 2:38am

Very fun. Graphics were okay and sound was good, but the gameplay was great. Only problem was that you could go backwards with checkpoints.

tmpxyz says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 5:26am

Ridiculous fun!

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