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

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King Is Alone

by IL_yoshioka - Jam Entry

You are a King is alone in the castle.
And then, monsters crowd your castle!
Defend it from monsters using Unconvenience Weapon!

= How to play =====
Use keyboard keys A, S, D in order to change shooter.
And, Mouse button down the panel area lengthly.

If you defend your castle from monster in 3 minutes, you win.

= Bug Fix =====

Ver_1.02
- Add NextBoxUI

Ver_1.01
- Change to control key A, S, D from W, S, X.
- Color shooter be able to check selected it.
- Shooter.
- Reborn enemy.
- Fix resolution to 854 x 480.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#423Humor(Jam)3.06
#439Audio(Jam)2.94
#641Innovation(Jam)2.89
#682Graphics(Jam)2.94
#731Mood(Jam)2.75
#751Theme(Jam)3.00
#860Overall(Jam)2.79
#918Fun(Jam)2.42
#1901Coolness33%

Comments

Liam :D says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:52pm

Not a fan of the w s x key combination, I think 1, 2, 3 or q, w, e or a, s, d on the keyboard would work better, it's just not comfortable to hold your fingers over w, s, x. There are some graphical errors (troll rotation), the difficulty is sort of unpredictable - There was a time I got swarmed which was actually really fun, but afterwards it got super easy again. Music is nice.

jhell says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:13pm

Hey, pretty cool. I think the current shooter needs to have at least a different color to know where you are at. It could also have been cool to give your enemies some different skills (like shooting the objects you throw at them =)), becaue right now it's a bit easy and you can just spam objects. Music was quite nice.

Kate Kligman says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 7:07pm

I liked the unconventional weapon. The depth perception from the pillars and shooting controls were hard to work with at times, but it was fun to catapult items at the creatures. Nice audio.

Apr 25, 2015 @ 7:15pm

Nice art and sound. I had a hard time figuring out the panel shooting controls. If you could incorporate some strategy into the game it could be a lot more fun, I think.

bobismijnnaam says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 6:27pm

Pretty fun game. Music kind of got repetitive very fast, but the graphics were kind of coherent. The mechanic is nice and throwing random objects is a lot of fun. At first it was really unclear how to throw stuff, and once I found it it didn't really work that well. All in all a pretty nice game, be sure to playtest it more next time.

gatinmnsok says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 9:35am

Pretty fun to throw random stuff at the enemies but could use some more polishing.
For example, I think it would be nice to see how `charged' your shot is such that you can aim a bit better.

jontturi says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 11:27am

Work on your controls, it took me a while to figure out how to actually shoot. Cool graphics and animation!

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