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

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Stand and Deliver

by ArthG - Jam Entry

You're a sentient mailbox, you've been tasked with a special mission: Deliver letters addressed to US Senators from concerned citizens. Watch out for lobbyists, they'll try to intercept your letters! Only letters delivered directly to the senator will count!

Avoid touching the lobbyists, and don't waste your letters on them.

Dispatching a regular envelopes reduces your letter count by 1, a manila envelope reduces it by 5.

Your goal is to get as many letters to the Senator before you run out.

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Ratings

#341Humor(Jam)3.22
#439Audio(Jam)2.94
#624Theme(Jam)3.21
#882Innovation(Jam)2.38
#890Mood(Jam)2.43
#933Fun(Jam)2.38
#995Overall(Jam)2.54
#1347Coolness48%

Comments

mcmahoniel says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:28am

This is a very weird game, but somehow I've played it the longest so far. I'm not sure what the "win" condition is, or why we seem to be flying backwards, but I like it.

ViliX64 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:15am

Very random and weird game, but it was easy to play and have fun :)

ermrk says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:12pm

good music but you should do more fluent backround couse it´s always jump to the start and it´s like: boom!! wtf just happend!? aaah backround.

mockthebear says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:12pm

haha i liked the way that ppl "fly"

SowiHowl says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:31am

Fun game but yes, what we have to do isn't very clear because there is no score system or lose system... But nice playing it !

MiniBobbo says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:09am

I feel like this is a social commentary, but I'll be damned if I can figure out what it is.

richiebranson says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:17am

very interesting. Couldn't figure out what the objective was, but boy...i had them letters flying, lol. Good work.

Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:30am

God bless America

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:32pm

I like the idea of letters to senators as a weapon, but I never understood when I should shoot leters. Was the big meeple the senator? And how do I know how many letters I have? Not enough visual feedback.

May 6, 2015 @ 7:31pm

Fun game, but the instruction cold have been more clear. First level could have been a bit easier so that the player could figure it out.

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