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

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Grand Piano Zombie MMO

by fndy - Jam Entry

Are you hungry for some MMO action? So listen,

you are trapped in a corridor with complete strangers. The entire world of Cupetria is swarmed by zombies, and you are the man to save the whole Kingdom! Just need to escape this corridor, fighting with the only moving thing available...
Fight your way through hordes of zombies and save your Kingdom in the amazing game of Grand Piano Zombie MMO!

Move left and right, push and use the ultimate weapon - The Lid to destroy the enemies

By Matvey "MATov" Cherevko, Ilya Belyy, Pavel "fndy" Kovtunenko, Sergey "ISG guitar" Ikonnikov, sprites by Kazzador

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Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:09pm

haha cool grapfics, the gameplay could be a little improved and there are way lot of zombies in the beggining, but nice idea using the theme.

insane66 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:33pm

this was good i guess

TajamSoft says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:51pm

The graphics look very good, and the audio fits perfectly!
The only problem is that the gameplay get's a bit boring after a while.

OrangeeZ says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:35am

Aside from performance issues having server part is just great!
But what's the best build for PvP tank?

jacobturn says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:53am

nice art style.

Tanser says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:38pm

This game literally made my day. Amazing work!!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:43pm

OMG. online mutiplayer. quite an achievement.

Saker Games says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:43pm

Those zombies are so small they could walk beneath the piano and eat our brains. Thanks God, we're in 2d sprite world.. :P
Good looking sprites though. Gets boring after a time, but you can chat with nice people in the meantime.

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

I think the idea is kinda silly and fun.

Zayron says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:30pm

Nice job! This is the only multiplayer I have seen so far and the art works looks very nice.

Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:31pm

Looks nice, and the multiplayer is quite a fun idea. The gameplay is very monotonous though, to be fair.

TeamCalcium says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:31pm

The idea is incredible good. The game itself
is simple but funny.
But you should be carful with those graphics from Kazzador. They are edits of RPG-Maker graphics and you are not allowed to use them here.

mantis says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:49pm

Really fun little game, was having fun playing it with you :) could do with some powerups or special attacks though. Two thumbs up otherwise!

Sublustris says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:42pm

Awesome art!

Druid says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:17pm

Interesting, little boring but interesting!

jordgubben says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:18pm

Best interpretation of Theme!

Smokeylope says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:18pm

Amazing graphics and audio and online multiplayer was a pleasant surprise, but the gameplay gets boring quickly.

scumbly says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:06pm

Quite an achievement! Loved your take on the theme.

jsmars says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:19pm

Freaking awesome idea man, nice job! Would have been great with a bit more game mechanics tho :)

pikmin4000 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:51pm

With my help, we pushed aside the zombies and piano to reach our communitive goal of 250 meters!!!!!!!!!!

sbarrio says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:51pm

Great graphics and audio. I like the idea of playing this as a MMO.

ehtd says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:07pm

15000 zombies killed! Very cool small game

popcorn897 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:00am

Only fun for a short time, but it's a really funny concept and I enjoyed it for the time I played it.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:18am

Im amazed you managed to write an mmo! not buggy at all. there wasn't anyone else in the game but it was still cool

frondeus says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:00pm

Not bad, but without other players its boring :<

LandoSystems says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 3:54am

Great art and theme! Just wish I could be pushing with more people.

Goutye says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 5:06pm

I was alone when I tested it but the idea was nice. However, it was a little bit boring to push the piano alone x) 43m o/

MaesK says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 11:35pm

Nice idea! Specially the multiplayer part, even if right now I was as lonely as I could be :D Great and risky game, good work.

FrozenCow says ...
May 4, 2015 @ 9:33pm

I wish there was a way for online multiplayer games to work better on LD. You should probably queue a number of game-ratings and submit them all at once to get on the front-page for a good number of people for a short amount of time. More people will play the game with each other that way.

That said, nice looking game. I can imagine it being fun with multiple people, but was a bit boring on my own ;).

MrShoestore says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 1:54am

unfortunately there was no one else playing when I was, so it made the game a "press the 'lid' button simulator". Potentially interesting, but quickly boring.

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