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

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Math Quest

by SarahFrisk - Compo Entry

Bee the Monster's good friend Frank the Lich has been attacked by PCs (otherwise known as Player Characters). Help Bee use the mystical Math Magic to defeat the PCs and rescue her friend.

This game was made using:


Manga Studio 5


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igorfelga says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:26pm

Great game!!!

Very funny, but in replay i can't fight

ladybenko says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:29pm

Very clever take on the theme! :)

sugarbyte says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:27am

Nice! I liked the distribution of problems. I saved Frank!

On my screen the updownleftright symbols showed as boxes.

SarahFrisk says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:02am

@igorfelga Fixed it!

@sugarbyte: What browser/OS were you using?

error031 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:14pm

This could be really good education game! Keep up the good work

SiENcE says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:17pm

Cool idea, to you your mind as weapon :). I basically did the same with my game.
Really cool entry and for innovation!

gogo199432 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:19pm

Funny little game, if a bit repetitive :)

Tselmek says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 4:01pm

Sweet gameplay, also the fight window appeared in the lower part of my browser and thus a part of the fight window wasn't visible, but it wasn't a big obstacle.

A slower version, maybe with no timer at all, could be a great game for kids and if you ever make a version for kids, i'll make sure to make my little sister play ^^

Good job!

Apr 29, 2015 @ 10:20pm

Great Game! I love math. And D&D. This was a great blend of the two. So happy we rescued Frank. The only improvement I can think of would be to have different types of PCs that Bee would have to fight. But I liked the rogue(?)/hobbit(?) guy graphically. And great use of an unconventional weapon. Thanks for making this.

OadT says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 3:19pm

Cool game, but you could do the controls a bit better (arrow keys to move, space to fight, and autofocus textbox) The graphics are quite nice, but there could be some variation, but its fine, I know we just have 48 hours ;)

May 10, 2015 @ 3:40pm

Excellent game, and it's good to see some high quality educational games showing up, even from just a 48 hour period!

I did hit one bug though, after reseting the game, the timer ticked down a lot faster, making the fights impossible (Windows 7, Firefox).

Good luck getting enough ratings!

drludos says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 10:38pm

Nice idea and interesting game. And kudos for creating an educational game in 48h! :)

The game is cool to play, but it would be better maybe if the PC would fight back, for example each time we make a mistake! :)

May 11, 2015 @ 5:22pm

Nice use of the theme, I'm not a huge fan of math though so really not my thing. Could be turned into a great learning tool though ^^

pstudio says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 5:43pm

Nice little game that would be great for young children starting out on math. Reminds me of the math problems in Math Rescue.

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