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

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Eggs vs Knights

by M9Josh - Jam Entry

A pretty simple puzzle game in which you have a following of eggs. Collide the correct coloured eggs with the matching colour enemy to kill it. If you collide the wrong coloured egg with the wrong enemy then it will kill you and you'll have to restart the level.

The eggs follow you at 3, 5, 7 and 9 steps behind you, moving your character updates their position.

Yes every level is possible - but difficult!

WSAD to move. Collide to interact - to obtain an egg collide with a chest.

The OSX and Linux versions are untested, sorry!

Thanks to Buch ( for the amazing looking dungeon pack!

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Liam :D says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:45pm

Eggs eggs eggs eggs eggs. :D

kristof says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:36pm

The game looks nice and the idea sounds great. Unfortunately the collision bugs frustrate me too much and kept me from playing very far. I think these kinds of bugs are allowed to be fixed post compo. You should consider doing that I think!

terpin says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:50am

Please fix the bugs, creator! I love how dreamy it looks but it's just really difficult to deal with - and the guy above is right, you're allowed to fix critical bugs like these during the judging!

ThirdMoon says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:02am

Great Job! Fun Game! =)

richiebranson says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:06am

not bad, the concept definitely has potential. The collision needs a bit of polish, but other than that, good stuff!

morokiane says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:21am

Good concept, like the graphics.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:23am

Very fun game, Although one level did eventually make me rage quit, because I suck :P. Sure I could do without the weird collision stuff, but the gameplay is in the right place.

SuperKid says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:50am

The collisions are a bit frustrating.
But overall I think the mechanic of the game its different, simple and funny!

M9Josh says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 3:33am

Thanks for all the positives folks, I'll try my best to fix broken collisions tomorrow!

phi6 says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 1:14am

That lighting effect is amazing, I have no idea how you managed to do that. I had a lot of fun playing this, although it was pretty difficult to get the timings right. Good stuff!

MrShoestore says ...
May 2, 2015 @ 2:54am

i think this is a very interesting mechanic, but it is a bit difficult. its a weird challenge trying to get the eggs lined up right. but thats part of what makes it so interesting, that and the visual style

pikkpoiss says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 11:54pm

Really inventive use of the theme, and the difficulty of the levels ramped up well. Loved the graphical style.

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