Ludum Dare 34 — December 11th-14th, 2015 — Theme Tied: Two Button Controls, Growing

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Tree of Spells

by Lim3s - Compo Entry

The wizard left his castle door open, conveniently right before an ogre invasion!

Use the directional keys (A/D or left/right) to cast spells specific to each ogre to take them out, more elaborate spells will be revealed as time goes on so keep an eye out.

WebGL version is available if you don't have the Unity Web Player, but it minces up music a bit.

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Dec 14, 2015 @ 3:38pm

Great Game, though I can't seem to die :P

mlepage says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:22am

Neat but I still wasn't sure how to cast the spells, a lot seemed to fail and I wasn't sure why.

MiggyGMan says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:03am

It was an interesting concept, I would have never thought of using two buttons to switch different commands.

teamvr says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 4:15am

I understood the spell casting maybe 4 games in. I really like the music. Use of runes with colors was cool. Double theme if you count the spell combos growing.

TomenLuca says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 1:29pm

The game starts nice and easy and gets gradually harder. One of the better uses of the two button theme I've seen so far. At one point in the game though, new spells were coming in too quickly for my taste. Often there would be 2 or 3 new spells at once. Oh and I like the fact you used runes and color coding. Great stuff!

Gyfis says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 10:14am

Well done! I really like the way you used only 2 buttons while casting multiple spells. Really great concept.

Jacic says ...
Jan 1, 2016 @ 1:58am

A fun game. The sound effects were... interesting. :p

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