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

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Trappy Trap

by trappytrap92 - Jam Entry

Trappy Trap is an infinite super trap killing tapper/swipper where you can kill enemies using traps that are placed on the laboratory. Oh and probably something else...

The scientist doesn't want those enemies to enter his lab, just kill'em all.

This project has been done from scratch since the start of the ludumdare. No assets, sounds or code had been reused for this project.

The game can be played on mobile browsers or on the computer browsers.

Controls:
- Swipe left // left arrow to active the trap that kills the flying robots.
- Swipe right // right arrow to active the trap that kills the ground robots.
- Swipe up // up arrow to active the trap that kills the big boy.
- Swipe down // down arrow to active the trap that kills the small human.

- Tap scientist // space to active the power up


Code: javascript // PhaserJS.

We're really proud of it, an we need to sleep. The members of the team are:
- Ramon (coder) @mramonlopez
- Xavi (coder) @xaviserrag
- Arnau (artist) @arnau555 & instagram: @nev_martin

Thanks to everyone and have fun.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness72%
#72Graphics(Jam)4.35
#239Overall(Jam)3.56
#253Fun(Jam)3.41
#358Mood(Jam)3.29
#495Theme(Jam)3.38
#518Innovation(Jam)3.09
#530Humor(Jam)2.83

Comments

jukimv1986 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:09am

So difficult! A well rounded game, with amazing graphics and a simple yet effective game mechanic: swapping at randomly timed intervals. Reminds me much about Flappy Bird, you should definitely release it for mobile platforms!

Diventurer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:32pm

Very nice! I really like the graphics. 4/5 overall

mockthebear says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:34pm

too
much
hard
...
...
i loved

MasterOfNaN says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:34pm

I found it tough to remember the enemy/weapon combos, but I guess that's the idea :) Nice work!

Reccy says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:35pm

Easy to pick up, hard to master! Fun little game, the pixel art looks great and really fits into the atmosphere of the game.

Big Cow says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:35pm

Very polished! nice graphics and audio. gameplay simple but quite fun for a bit. took me a while to remember which direction to press for which enemy, wasn't very intuitive.

jordinuco says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:36pm

Very PRO game... correct pace, great graphics, great music

Suhvan4ik says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:37pm

Nice Graphics :)

celisoft says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:49pm

Original and difficult game. I also like the graphics and PhaserJS is a very good choice for web games. Happy to see that some people avoid that damn Unity !

Pixel Heart says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:50pm

Man. Graphics are wonderful. The gameplay it is simple and effective. It really looks like a finished, polished game. And I appreciate the fact you deliver your game in HTML5 native; click and go. It may sound stupid, but I was like "wow. He thought also about the user comfort!" and then I was like :3.

scumbly says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:24pm

Top-notch! Love the graphics, animation, music, gameplay, style, and native code (with mobile support even!) The only thing I'd ask for is more "death" animations for the mobs but this is a tiny thing. Great work team!

dunin says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:41pm

nice packaged game!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:45pm

Very cool game, one of my favorites yet.

sanojian says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:03pm

Great graphics, cool music, tough but fun gameplay. Whats not to like? My only beef is that it is made for mobile and its difficult to swipe with a mouse.

grifdail says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:26pm

Great game. I tried it on my nexus 7: It work great. The only thing is that I had a lot of difficulties remembering wich direction kill which robot...

trappytrap92 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:38pm

@sanoijan you can use the arrow keys and the spacebar :-)

murilo says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:55pm

Hard at first but it's fun! I love the graphics! Good game, guys!

Shimone says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:56pm

Great game! A bit difficult, but that's part of the game I suppose. I loved the graphics and music. Great job!

PlasmaErnst says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:10am

Looks great! Couldn´t remember the combinations and because of that never got far, haha!

Donpastor says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:41pm

So polished! Nice graphics, works smoothly, but it's very difficult.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:17pm

This game is hard XD. But I liked the different traps and the mechanic was fun enough. Graphics and music are nice too. I just think you should make a "longer" tutorial instead of lauching all 4 sort of enemies from the start =).

HotBoxGames says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:00pm

Excellent Entry! Great graphics and fun addictive gameplay

SyBen says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 9:32pm

Loved the art and the concept, maybe clicking on the scientist was too much to ask from me, maybe space bar should have been enough. Really great job !

phi6 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:21pm

Everything is fantastic about this game - great graphics, audio and animation! Took me a while to get used to which trap to be used for each mob, I wonder if there's a more intuitive way to achieve this...

Jakob37 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 6:55pm

Took a while for me to get the hang of which direction that killed which entity. Maybe the learning curve could had been smoothed out through letting the player see the tutorial while playing for a little while? When I got the hang of it, it was great fun. Nice mechanics, nice art and fitting music. You have done a great job :)

Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:55pm

Wonderful game. Make the game start more easy.

Mach60KAS says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 3:32pm

Visually slick and challenging with great music too! Gets quite tricky later on, I really liked the mechanic's simplicity - it reminded me a lot of rhythm games (DDR/FFR). Great work, keep it up!

kirbytails7 says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 7:40am

Very nice artwork! The game's fun, although it takes a bit to remember which weapon is which.

Tselmek says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 10:32pm

Challenging gameplay and very very nice graphics. The sounds are nice as well. A mobile release is hugely suggested.

diegomachado says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 3:26pm

You've heard before, but that's hard. Getting used to which direction kill each enemy takes some time. I really like the graphics and Dr. Willy ressemblance. Mobile ready is definitely a bonus in this one.

cdgugler says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 3:13am

Great idea and awesome graphics!

FrederickK says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 6:22pm

Great game! I think it would work great on mobile!
The defense system could the same color of the enemy, just to be easier to remember, at the beginning, many times I was confused of what was the correct defense, but just an idea.

lkpridgeon says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 8:07pm

Ok took some getting used to for the controls but I enjoyed it. Had to mute the music after it giving me a shock because of how loud it came out. I liked the art style and would love to see this developed further.

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