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

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Green and Blue

by Jacob Eriksson - Compo Entry

Ludum Dare 32 Compo game with the theme "An unconventional weapon".

Game By: Jacob Eriksson ( or @JacobEriksson98 on twitter :)

Hello! This is my Ludum Dare 32 compo entry and it's my first time participating in the Ludum Dare, aside from Mini LD 58. It's was really fun doing this and will probably join future Ludum Dares.

This Game is about a guy who uses green and blue guns to make it through a unknown world. It's a 2D platformer (points for originality).

Controls: W, A, S and D for movement. Left and right mouse buttons for the color guns.

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Jerre says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:10pm

Nice concept. aiming with mouse while jumping makes the camera move is a bit hard. Also the second color didn't add anything to the mechaning until where I got.
But good idea and execution!

Matsuki says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:12pm

Cool concept, was a lot of fun

SmilingCat says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:21pm

You are a brave soul for using the Unity WebGL compiler. Nice job.

Sanka.X says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:25pm

Everything inspired by Portal its a good thing :)
It s nice when the BGM change to indicate a new mechanics or enemy
I (rage) quit at the final stage cause of the flying enemy keeps killing near the end :o, but it was a really fun ride !

CryoGenesis says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:31pm

Very interesting mechanics. Great gameplay. Suffers a bit from the graphics but everything else is great.

Also good level design!

WebFreak001 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:40pm

I really liked the idea. However the controls were very glitchy. I suppose you used a physics engine for the controls and thats not really good for a platformer (i tried it many times). I think there wasnt really a learning curve. It felt like constant tutorial until the last level. It really annoyed me that the enemies came out in random directions because it made situations impossible and just unfair and it ruined the fun. Sometimes I wanted to jump but then he like only jumped 20px, which was not enough to jump high enough.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Neat weapon, however I found that I wanted to jump and fire at the same time to play. Its a neat platformer though! I included it in part 1 of my Ludum Dare 32 compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:20am

The concept is so simple and functional.
Very good work!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:20pm

Fun to play! Would've loved to be able to change directions of the platforms by shooting them again & being able to turn off platform again. Although the enemies are maybe a bit too fast?

Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:59pm

Well that escalated quickly. But I stuck through it.

Apr 23, 2015 @ 6:27am

This game was actually pretty fun. The rules and controls were introduced in a very innovative and organic matter. The difficulty curve felt just right. Most of all, I had fun!

Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:19pm

cool idea! good job!

Blobo says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:43pm

Really nice game. took me forever to finish that final level! found a bug with the moving block allowing me to jump 20x higher than normal though. man... that last level.

EthanWebster says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:06pm

Dozens of mechanics made for a really enjoyable game. Please do a post-compo version!

Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:08pm

Nice work! Really fun core gameplay. Last level is hard as all hell. Stupid missiles...

steboots says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:52pm

Not a bad game at all, would love to mute that music, but I just kept thinking about portals and stuck through it.

Stechas says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 8:24pm

Game of skills indeed. I ve ejnoyed the game that much I just cannot rate this game anyhow but great. Switching mechanics rock!

Xanjos says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 10:24pm

Surprisingly hard during the later levels but I love the concept. You should definitely polish it up and work on a full-fledged post-compo version.

Tijn says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 9:31am

This is a great game! Had a lot of fun playing it and the music is pretty good too :)

f7f5 says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 7:12pm

Really fun. Looked rather simplistic during the first levels, but when I got to the point of having to hit platforms, ships, balls, moving, jumping, aiming and shooting carefully at the same time, it got more chaotic than a piano lesson. Good job.

tininsteelian says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 3:58pm

Really fun game! One of my favorites!

ruerob says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 4:13pm

Great little game! with some more polishing on the visuals it could be really awesome! Very nicely done! I thank you for your entry!

pikkpoiss says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 4:28pm

Liked the level design and the idea is cool. Like others have said, the controls with the keyboard can be difficult, but overall good job!

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