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

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Ding Dang Doom

by Qui - Jam Entry

#YOU CAN DIRECTLY PLAY ON THE EMBED FRAME ABOVE

Deep in the ancient dungeon of the Duke of Doom, help the great knight of Bermuda defend the place from the mighty daemonic spirits, with as only weapon a musical triangle.

In this game of agility, you will need rhythm to build powerful spells and throw them to the attacking creatures. Use the left and right keys to play the notes and try to reproduce the spells as noted in the side of the screen. Protect the dungeon from the spirits of evil for as long as you can!

-- Qui, Alexis, Brunni

SFX: freesound.org

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Ratings

Coolness93%
#17Theme(Jam)4.25
#108Overall(Jam)3.80
#118Innovation(Jam)3.77
#167Graphics(Jam)4.04
#191Audio(Jam)3.48
#222Mood(Jam)3.48
#227Fun(Jam)3.46
#258Humor(Jam)3.39

Comments

bnhw says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:30am

While I didn't find the game particularly challenging (because I could just spam the attacks), the weapon was novel and the protagonist was particularly humorously-drawn.

Lynx says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:09am

I like the concept a lot! Reminds me of the Zelda Ocarina system. Unfortunately as someone has pointed out already, yours and mine games both lack in one flaw: button spamming.... oh well. Keep up the great work!

DesignerNap says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:46am

full marks! I love this! So much fun! Yes you can spam the attacks but it is SO much fun to do it with the music. If I were to change one thing, I would make the tings only count on the beat... but that would make it too hardcore :) GREAT ENTRY!

alexiseutch says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:28am

We wanted to add this features but they said this was too hard to code ! ( I made the graphics and musics )

timmik94 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:27pm

Really interesting game.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:30pm

Amazingly well polished. Very innovative mechanics. Definitely a must play for this LD. Excellent job!

nonetheless says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:30pm

Nice audio and graphics but it crashes for me :(
nice job though

Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:32pm

Interesting concept. It took a while to get the hang of it and liked it in the end.

Orange says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:33pm

I LOVED IT! It was fun, and well drawn.

LorenaIpsum says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:12pm

Wow it was really simple but cool, I enjoyed it.

Park says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:41pm

That was very fun, great job all around. The threats and execution felt well balanced and meaningful, it's not easy to accomplish! (*•̀ᴗ•́*)و ̑̑ Especially commend you for the nice tutorial and flavor text.

mcburrobit says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:32am

Lovely idea and very nice graphical look.

th4t says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:33am

Great game :)
The controls were really smooth and the introduction of the spells was really good.
Overall very well presented. I could see this expanded into a longer and more challenging game.

Cliff Lee(CL) says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:34am

Great in all ways!
But the bomb is a little overpower.
Charge and then boom, all the enemy is gone.

Lyxilion says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:29am

Very nice game, awesome idea ! I like it ^^

Jasonsumm says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:27pm

Interesting idea, bit different! and I like the humour/mood :)

ninjascript says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:29pm

Very moody, and very cool!

Team-KwaKwa says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:49pm

I like how the combos are produced. A lot of people already told it, but button mashing makes the game a bit too easy.

diiq says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:07am

Love the triangle as a weapon; love the flavor text in the instructions. It all looks very good, though a little more animation in the enemies would have been more intimidating.

louis.denizet says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:39pm

Très bonne idée (vu via Indie Mag :p) dur à maîtriser mais dur d'arrêter aussi, une fois dedans ça marche vraiment bien bravo ;)

Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:16pm

Beautiful game, great sound. Love the concept! I included it in part 2 of my Ludum Dare 32 compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/N2U1d1bXaPI

raisedmedia says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:34pm

Fun. Enjoyed the concept and the controls.

rudra says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:33pm

I like it ! Very funny and great graphics ! Keep it up !

jrserjeant says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:53pm

Great idea for a weapon. Found it hard to play

badlydrawnrod says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:48pm

I really liked the image of the old lady fighting with her deadly triangle.

It was funny and had a good interface. Good fun.

f7f5 says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 9:33pm

Great production. But the gameplay is not too deep: I ended up just doing charge bomb + bomb + light repeatedly. Needs some way of forcing the play to plan their attacks.

Stending says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 8:43pm

One of the best concept and execution I saw this LD.
Congratulation !

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