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

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antKiller

by d3garcia - Jam Entry

Avoid and Kill every Ant possible!!!

Use the player's giant magnifying glass to redirect sunlight and kill all the ants from the cave, you can only redirect sunlight by jumping.

Move: arrow keys
Jump: space key

Sorry for the bugs I did this the last 2 hours of the jam. Thanks for playing!!!

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Ratings

#594Graphics(Jam)3.14
#751Theme(Jam)3.00
#801Humor(Jam)2.25
#853Innovation(Jam)2.43
#929Overall(Jam)2.67
#979Mood(Jam)2.11
#1000Fun(Jam)2.24
#1811Coolness36%

Comments

Nikteddy92 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 2:46pm

This game is quite hard! ^^'
BTW nice graphic, well done!

TheMeorch says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:16pm

This was really fun! The artwork is great, too. Is there no way to restart when you die, without quitting the game?

FeniX says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:20pm

The idea of using sunlight and magnifing glass as a weapon is nice. That's a pitty that it doesn't really behave like sunlight. I hope you will continue the concept, as it might turn to a nice game in the end.

Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:23pm

Wish you had spent more time. It is def a great start.

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

This game was definitely a bit hard right out of the gate I hadn't looked at the instructions and died in about 2 seconds. Restarting required re running the game. I think if the ants spawned in waves to ramp up the difficulty this would be a lot of fun. I like the graphics and I had fun killing lots of ants!

Chaoslab says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:27pm

Good start, having to run the game over and over is a bit annoying.

srakowski says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:32pm

Quite fun jumping around. I like the artwork! And you shouldn't apologize for the 'bugs' they are a vital part of the game :)

sorlok says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:40pm

Fun! Interesting! Cool idea for an unconventional weapon! Also pretty challenging.

hexdie says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:00am

It's a very neat idea and there is some potential to make this a really cool game. There were some things that could be improved: 1) It was very easy to die right away before getting a hang of the controls. Perhaps give the player a little time to adjust to the game. 2) Give the player a button to restart the game instead of having to quit out and reopen the game. 3) There could be other things in the game to vary the gameplay a bit. Still, like I said, this is a cool idea with some potential! I also enjoyed the artwork quite a bit!

benmcnelly says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:07am

Wow it starts quick! I think you have a neat mechanic here but a menu and play again button would have been nice. Good job!

Miziziziz says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:22am

The idea is great, but i think it could have been executed better.
Also, a restart button would be helpful

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