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

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Ludum Racing. Weights 20kb !

by - Compo Entry

This is unfinished version, unfortunately. I have been working only on physics engine (physics of the rope and car and ball) and collisions for 12+ hours, and could not finished remaining part.

BUT you still can enjoy the amazing physics of the car and rope!

Total number of code lines: approximately 900

Android weight: 900kb
Windows weight: 20kb

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Junber says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:06pm

I wasnt able to run this. When I clicked the .jar nothing happend. Also you should rename the 'Web' link to 'Android'

mde says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:18pm

Running the windows version in console gives me the following error:
image loading error
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NullPointerException

Android version works fine though. says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:10pm

Junber, mde,
Thanks for spotting these bugs! You can try it now, it works

timtipgames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:40am

Android package cannot be installed. Error parsing package file. says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:23pm

timtipgames, your android device may be outdated. I've changed link, now it should work

Tijn says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:40pm

Even though the game is not finished, I played it anyway because I like racing so much :P

ohai1 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:45pm

20kb? You got some programming skills for sure!

Yvanor says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:46pm

Well, not finished, but a great work in physics, so... maybe for a next game ? :)

mokujin says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:19pm

not a game, though really nice rope dynamics. Also i encountered bug: when ball collides with wall, rope falls in crazy dance forever

dray says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Too bad the game isn't finished ( tested the android version, worked fine but i had black rectangle around the car). the idea of the game is appealing. Good luck for next time !

timtipgames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:12pm

my android is the most recent Android L on a nexus 5, so that's probably not it. Still getting a parsing error for the apk :/

LMT says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:00pm

Interesting idea for a game.

TeamQuadratic says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 3:01am

Decent start. Could definitely be expanded!

dcRfj15 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:31pm

I like the physics of the car and the way the controls are set up.

DeadFragment says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 11:23pm

Fun idea for a game, an idea that could be expanded upon


freeholdgames says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 2:05am

I really like the idea of the combat racing, should give it some more development and flesh it out!

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