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

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Utter Chaos!

by Jacob123 - Jam Entry

Awfully difficult game! My high score so far is 77. Simple left and right controls for two button theme. Music was selected from here:

Made this in one day so that I could say I made SOMETHING for LD34!

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nopogo says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:58pm

I got to 67. Cool little shmup. One tip, don't name your file l34. It makes it annoying to find in the download map amongst all other entries.

Quadnozzle says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 1:41am

It was fun, I liked the particle effects.

14Hertz says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:58am

I got to 92 :D
Fun little game, it's simplistic yet frustrating enough (in a good way) to make you wanna keep playing. I did get a few issues with the game freezing up after dying though.

ashdnazg says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:09am

I've seen better games from you ^^

Anyway, a solid fun game. Only particular nitpick I have is that there's no lives count on the screen.

Hot Box Games says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 1:21am

Fun little game!
Could use a little more variety but yeah you did it in a day so good job!
I got 66

euske says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 4:53pm

You made something indeed!

Geckoo1337 says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 10:33pm

Minimalist and cool particles FX. It could be improved, but I like the mood. Well done ++

hyperscope says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 12:40am

Sound effects for shooting cut out when you are to close to the enemies. Quick easy simple little game.

Modoc73 says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 2:27am

Good game, I got 67 too. Well done.

OttersDen says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 2:41am

Really liked the particle effects on this one, there's something satisfying about playing this that brings me back to classic 80's arcade games. It's simple but challenging, and it works as a game.

My high score is 85, what a doozy, took 4 attempts to get that high. Would be fun to see varieties of squares later on, or power ups to increase damage or rate of fire or something like that. Overall though: cute and fun!

Os_Reboot says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 6:06am

Fun game, well put together. Sound effects are decent, particles are nice. The game feels kind of bland in its current state, you might want to add a clever mechanic to spice things up. Solid entry, nice job!

AboLD says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 7:09am

I really like the explosion, Well done, You finished it.

themadknights says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 12:21pm

The pew pew constant is a bit annoying. The game is nice, but the difficulty scale too quickly. Nice job

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