Ludum Dare 33 — August 21st-24th, 2015 — Theme: You are the Monster

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King Pong

by frnknstn - Compo Entry

Welcome to King Pong! A game developed in Python / Pygame.

You are King Pong! Play Pong the way all giant apes do, by bouncing a car back and forth.

The controls:

Player 1 - W / S
Player 2 - Up / Down

With six hours left to go, I realised I had a silly idea that might be simple enought to complete in time for submission. Plus, I got to try out my new, bottom-of-the-range graphics tablet.

Source is also available on BitBucket (branch ludum_dare). Game is tested on Windows and Linux.

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tigerrenko says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:12pm

Thanx for the effort

ohsqueezy says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 3:26am

Yay pygame!! Good work on the physics. Cool sounds and the car sprite gives the ball an interesting sense of heaviness

Cosmologicon says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 9:13pm

Okay, yes, it is literally just Pong, but you put a few nice touches in there, with the rotating car, the sound effects, and the angles depending on where you hit it. I thought the AI was just the right skill level, too.

MAnimal says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 11:12am

I hope it give something to you.

Sep 8, 2015 @ 1:41pm

I liked the loo of it - and the AI is quite challenging actually.

MercuryXGames says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 1:58pm


REIN1 says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 2:54pm

Good start!

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