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

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GameApi chess

by terop2 - Jam Entry

Standard chess.

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Ratings

Coolness50%
#942Humor(Jam)1.48
#1053Mood(Jam)1.55
#1059Innovation(Jam)1.58
#1100Theme(Jam)1.12
#1106Fun(Jam)1.58
#1131Overall(Jam)1.46

Comments

Wevel says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:58pm

Well its chess, although alternating turns isn't enforced

GAFBlizzard says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:56am

Interesting fuzzy graphic style. As Wevel pointed out, turn order does not seem to be enforced, and you can capture the king if you want.

Lane says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:03pm

Doesn't seem to load for me.

PizzaPortal says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:14pm

Well It's chess and it works, Chess is fun but it doesn't have anything to do with the theme.

AntonyBaasan says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:36pm

What about theme?

Kakureta says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:37pm

What does chess have to do with You are the monster?

pixzleone says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:09pm

Fully fuctioning chess! Good job!

zenmumbler says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:31pm

It's chess, but it doesn't check for win conditions or turns. Funky visual style.

Mythalore says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:05pm

Really just chess without any structure, I did win but I also lost. Nice artstyle.

Macecraft says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:13pm

So yes, it's chess with a limited feature set (no turn order, no win condition). The graphics style is interesting though. The square selection seems to go off kilter when moving towards the top of the board.

wesley werner says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:16pm

Nice art style indeed, but you missed the theme completely.

Unless you are subliminally telling us that we, like everyone else, are only pawns to one another, willed and captured by each other's whims and fancies until there is nothing left...

Aug 27, 2015 @ 5:59am

Well, it's chess and it's not even working correctly (there is something weird going on with the turn order). I'm a monster, I'm playing chess! But I liked the graphics, though.

RougeRogue says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:42pm

Didn't have much to do with the theme and there wasn't much of a 'game' since the enemy didn't move. It was functional chess though so I'll give you that.

freaknarf says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 8:41am

Cool start for a chessboard...
But i feel alone playing with myself with no win condition :( King's moves are not locked when he's in check.
Also it could have been somehow better to fit the theme...

Mach60KAS says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 3:41pm

Interesting start for a project, but right now it doesn't really do all that much I'm afraid. It doesn't seem to implement all of chess's rules or even enforce many of the game mechanics.

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