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

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Granny Hates Cats

by Newan - Jam Entry

( Sorry for my bad english. )

- Controls :

Arrow : movement.
Right click : explode cats when it's freeze.
Left click : Shoot some "knitting ball".

- The weapon of my game it's the knitting ball who block the cat.

You'r goal : to defend the center of the map.


This is my first participation and my first game i made.
I make this game with "Game maker Studio free edition".

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UKCoder says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:43pm

Nice little game. I thought the presentation and feel to the game were very good.

+ points
the sprites have a lot of character for so few pixels
the sound effects and music were simple, but nice
the game felt fun
exploding the cats was amusing
the level of challenge was good, not too difficult, but not easy either (keeping in mind I was playing with a trackpad, not a mouse)

- points
didn't see enough instructions.
not sure why the cats all run to the middle, might have been better having them wander so you can't just sit still.
little point in moving the character, I found it easier to just sit just off centre freezing all the cats.
Felt like it could use a tiny bit more variety, a powerup or a boss cat or something.

Good job overall though :)

ianburnette says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:59pm

Very funny, and fun once I got the hang of it. I was just freezing them at first, and then I right clicked. SO MUCH CAT BLOOD!

Team-KwaKwa says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:10pm

Killing kitties, a dream comes true! Gameplay-wise I found it a bit poor and too easy, just button mashing.

sekaru says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:13pm

Pretty cool concept but it was a bit too easy.

n8 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 12:29pm

I really liked the pixel art, sound, and simple play. Forcing the player to run over the frozen cats or having to right click on the frozen cat would add some difficultly.

Smirnov48 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 2:08pm

Nice game! Music is terrible. But game is very funny. I think it is a bug: just click right mouse button on red button.

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