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

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by mattfox12 - Compo Entry

Two player game. Players try to draw a line into the other by holding the button down to draw. Pick up ink bottle power-ups to increase your draw speed, ink reserve, and refresh speed. Made with PICO-8.

Player 1 keys: Cursors + Z / N
Player 2 keys: SDFE + tab / shift

*audio may not work in all browsers, Chrome or Firefox are recommended

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Ratings

#73Innovation3.95
#144Overall3.68
#166Theme3.86
#305Fun3.36
#1769Coolness37%

Comments

Wow says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:25am

Awesome! Really fun, cute art and soundtrack. If I could watch two people to see how it plays that would be useful, what I'm worried about is that the power ups wont be needed enough to fight over. I would love to see about that.

FuzzyWuzzie says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:28am

The pen truly is mightier! Great art and awesome idea! Though "player 2" didn't seem to do much-is it unfinished AI or is it expecting me to play with a friend?

Borkleby says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:37pm

Although I didn't actually play it with anyone, it was a really nicely made game. It really looks and feels like a complete game you could find online.

mattfox12 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:15pm

Thanks for the feedback. It is definitely a 2-human-player game, which I know can be hard for some to arrange. I added an animated GIF of gameplay to the github repo (Source link).

Dungeonation says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:20pm

Very interesting concept! And very innovative and fun. Nice graphics too! Great work!

kyyrma says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:05pm

Tiny and whimsical. Very polished to boot! Great entry, and actually very fun for a short while with two people.

43iscoding says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:35pm

Very fun to play, neat graphics, nice sounds. But I can't understand how did you choose the keys to control the characters - it's just ridiculous ;D

LandoSystems says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 1:38am

Fun little game, very cute art style and little intro boot up screen. Nice work!

Trasevol_Dog says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 11:12am

Looks awesome, sounds awesome, plays awesome ! Nice job :D

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