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

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by Drenil - Jam Entry

Your weapon draws power from the reactor core, do not let it overheat or else terrible things might happen..

You cannot win this game.

About one day of work. Sorry couldn't finish it in time..

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Aevek says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:45am

Found it far too easy to go off the screen, but the core idea seems good. I would have just liked to see it actualized further.

Drenil says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:44am

Yup, you are right. It's way too simple, had some grand plans of gradual crumbling of the core and everything culminating to huge explosion. I might still work on it later. Thanks.

commodoreKid says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:12pm

I understand that you wanted to go simple but even simple games require some core elements like balance or limiting the game area. Could be nice if the camera was on the reactor and rotating so enemies could come from every direction.

Drenil says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:28am

Yeah, it's hardly a game.. But solid base to build up! I will try out that camera setup.

LeftRight92 says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 4:36pm

Nice prototype (given that's what this really is) and has potential to be padded out into a finished title. Even in it's current state, a few things such as balancing, better feedback and a slight enemy variation (other than aesthetically) would bring this closer to something actually "game-y".
I can't really critique anything that you probably aren't already aware of...

Drenil says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 7:31pm

Thanks! I agree.

peecestudios says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 12:34am

+ 3D and decent graphics
+ Web // So much easier than download
+ Fun game
+ WORKING game
- You can get off screen
- Hard to kill enemies
- Reactor overheats to fast

Overall: Solid game, well, more like jello. Pretty good for jam though! [4 stars]

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