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

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by elizeu - Compo Entry

A horde of aliens are trying to end their farm of cows and you need to protect them destroying the attacking ships. But is not easy, the weapon he has left are just mortars, you'll need to demonstrate good aim and a lot of luck to achieve its objective and free the innocent cows this evil that plagues.

How to play:
Anticipate the path of alien ship and launch a mortei clicking the calculated position :)

=== EDIT ===
Windows version reporting bug: Missing msvcp140.dll
I go work to fix this tonight.

Updated windows version

Rebuild windows version in Visual Studio 2012.

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bazz_boyy says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:45am

Hey! I can't download your game from the link. Google drive is requesting access. Msg me if u fix it!

elizeu says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 3:13pm

Thanks for the warning, fixed!

danielsann7 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:51am

hey elizeu! não sei por que, mas não consigo jogar seu jogo e já testei em dois notebooks diferentes :c eu clico e simplismente fica carregando para sempre! sabe de alguma maneira de ajeitar isso?

Saivan says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 6:30pm

It seems to be nice game, but i couldm't play!

Dec 17, 2015 @ 6:34pm

Don't touch my cow !

in3orn says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 7:11pm

Pretty cool game! One of the best I've played here :)

Auroz says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 7:17pm

Fun game, but it felt like the hitboxes were a tiny bit too small to be able to hit reliably.

Yazara says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:16pm

I like the graphics, the cows are really cute :3
It's really hard to see your projectiles though, the first time I played I actually didn't notice them.
And btw, you could put the android game on the play store for easier installation.

CatOnMars says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:59pm

It's Holy cow fun :p
Though get tired very quickly.
Try adding some variation to the enemies or level design.
Nice game though~

srakowski says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 12:49am

I like the ship movement and overall feel of the game. Good job.

Bumblepie says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 8:44am

A simple game, with simple mechanics executed well. The game had visual appeal and offered an uncomplicated kind of fun. I think the game could be improved with a few different enemy types for some gameplay variety, and the collision of the bullets with the enemies could be tightened up a bit. The game definitely has character, I love the little things, like the aliens falling out of the ships!

themadknights says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 11:52am

I don't see the theme anywhere. By the way, it is a nice game

elizeu says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 12:14pm

The idea is to protect the cows, allowing them to grow and reproduce :)
But really it became unbalanced, and not very clear!

Xgor says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 1:17pm

Tried this out with my Android mobile. It took a while until I understood that you had to aim right at the aliens or else the bullets would go trough them. Some feedback like an explosion when it get to the target position woulf have been nice.

SayRafon says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 2:17pm

Good work, the game is good ;)
Nice work here !
PS : the paper version rules !

ramoncb says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 11:24pm

Damn, maybe the ships are too fast for me xD

But it's fun and the pixel art is very cool! Good job!

LazyDev says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 8:08pm

Good game but it looks like there are some problems with collision detection.

elizeu says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 8:16pm

@LazyDev: If the projectile passes through the ship he did not hit, your click has to be in the ship's path

Budi says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 2:51pm

Nice game, I like the art. :-) The collisions should be more clear - I think if the bullet collides with UFO, it should kill it.

I also like the speed of this game, it's really funny and challenging. :-)

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