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

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Go Hard or Go Home

by humbleness - Jam Entry

This is my first LD entry, and I submitted it with literally under 5 seconds remaining. Your objective is to kill as many zombies as you can without dying :D

You play as a mighty unnamed protagonist, gifted with the ability to spit bullets from his mouth at an incredibly high velocity. As you fight your way through the ranks, you will unravel a deep and immensely moving story line accompanied with a professionally made soundtrack and only the most innovative graphics.

Actually almost everything in that last paragraph is a lie, but you should still play it!

It was created in Java with LwJGL in my own game engine, that I actually created during the dare itself (although heavily based on youtuber The Benny Box). I didn't follow the theme too well, but eh, the next one will be better.

Despite its simplicity, I spent the whole weekend creating this game, and I actually learned quite a bit; I'm glad just to have made a submission at all

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TeamCalcium says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 7:34am

Not much of an unconventional Weapon, but not bad!

StrayByte says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:29pm

Can you upload it somewhere like googledrive or dropbox? It's easier to get through.

humbleness says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:57pm

@TeamCalcium Thank you! I had plans to get the zombies to occasionally drop gun parts and modifications and the player would get to customize his weapon. As it turns out, I didn't even have time to get a single gun texture created haha

Next time I think I'll get the game engine up and running before the Dare starts, I just wanted to do everything this time round just to prove to myself I could do this.

@StaryByte Done!

No problems with running the game at all? I actually had problems myself getting it to work outside of the IDE \: (still relatively new to Linux, and I have never touched Java until like 2 weeks ago (I learned C and Python before that))

Selzier says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 6:08am

Want to play but weighing the pros and cons of a reboot for single game dang it!

humbleness says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 6:12am

Sorry, still need to upload a windows version :\

borgi says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:55am

Nice marketing :D

slowfrog says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:03pm

JNI error at startup.

HolyBlackCat says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 12:54pm

"A Java Exception has occurred." at startup.

lanza says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 5:55pm

I get an "A Java exception has occurred" error, sorry

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