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

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Silverware Smackdown

by tininsteelian - Compo Entry

You are your own weapon.
You are silverware.

Knock the other piece of silverware down before it knocks you down. The first person to knock the opposing silverware over 7 times wins. Choose your silverware wisely: the fork is well-rounded, the knife is strong but is hard to recover with, and the spoon is nimble but weak. Both 1 player and 2 player modes are available.

Player 1: A leans left, D leans right, W jumps
Player 2: left arrow leans left, right arrow leans right, up arrow jumps

Tools used:
Construct 2, Paint.NET, CoolText, Bfxr, Abundant Music, GXSCC

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ALLCAPSON says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:20am

Basically a fighting game with silverware. Neat idea!

Matsuki says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:20am

Very interesting idea, i got owned by the cpu but it was fun

Sorak86 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:22am

Haha, very nice! Best one I tried so far.
Innovative in gameplay and graphics, and funny. Good job!

jshaffer94247 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:40am

Nice and simple; good job choosing a project that you could complete. The AI on the computer is pretty good. Ok, well it's better than me anyway. Thanks for the game!

ker0chan says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:56am

Stupidly amusing :D Nice job !

psychonull says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:57pm

Turned out to be pretty fun vs AI. Bookmarking to play later with a friend!

colludium says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:37pm

Amusing game! The computer was far too good!

Red_Fan games says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:56am

Interesting...... I WILL DO THIS IN REAL LIFE !! :)

novadream says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:35am

Simple but neat! :D
Found a decent strategy with the knife that works for me: lean a bit towards other player in the beginning and then spam jump.

pvwradtke says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:40am

Ok, this was hilarious. Epic! A bit hard to control, but this was really fun to play for a few minutes. Good luck!

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

That was so silly, but I liked it. I liked that I had to really think about strategy, instead of some kind of button mashing.

Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:47pm

Knife OP! Really fun and funny game.

SuperMsp10 says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:49pm

lots of fun really enjoyable

PinkIndian says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:24pm

Amazing game. The best one I've played so far. Just couldn't stop smiling while playing. Also the enemy AI is really well done and offered a tough challenge.

jk5000 says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 9:08am

Too hard and too good an idea:)

jakub.gemrot says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 7:53am

Great job pulling out the CPU player! I played some GGs with it! Sound effects hurts my ears a bit though...

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