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

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DragonGame

by timmik94 - Jam Entry

Choose your dragon.
use different abilities to destroy enemies;
controls:
move: WASD or arrows.
chose ability numbers 1 2 3.
use ability: space.

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Ratings

#808Fun(Jam)2.67
#830Theme(Jam)3.00
#953Overall(Jam)2.69
#954Graphics(Jam)2.31
#1981Coolness28%

Comments

Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:23am

It seems a bit hard for me. I couldn't last more than about twenty seconds!

Nizl says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:27am

Highscore 1380 :D

To be honest. At first glance I thought "oh my.." but it actually was fun to play. Sadly no music but graphics were okish and so was the game itself. The diversity of the attacks and dragons were pretty cool.
Decent game I would say.

eemmbbeerr says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:41pm

Due to how quickly the enemies fire in a straight line, the ice drake seems like the best choice because with nearly everything else you'll get hit. You could slow their fire rate down to make more choices viable.

nka says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:44pm

Got to 2480. Kinda hardcore little game. I'd stick to 1st ability cause it can burn bullets and you can pick up health safely. Good job!

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