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

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The Snowball effect

by NuvlearGames - Compo Entry

You are a snowball and you must grow using only two controls

A and D or Left and Right

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pluberski says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 4:32pm

Hahahaha, I love the idea! :) Great game!

HongerTrollie says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:38am

I would have liked if there was some obstacles to avoid while rolling down. Maybe add some power ups if you plan to take development further. There's potential :)

Dianouille says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:44am

I don't understand the game. My score was increasing even if I didn't play, and I didn't see any difference when I was playing ... Maybe a less of feedbacks ...

kmakai says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:44am

Interesting idea for the theme, it would be cool to see some obstacles or something if you developed it further! Note: after the snowball gets big enough to fill the screen there wasn't much I could do.

Good job!

krashja says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:46am

Its a good idea, but my snow ball gets really big, i cannot see anything, also power-ups would be nice.

Warboys says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 1:22pm

Not understanding this game very well. If I don't press anything I still keep going? And the snowball is bigger than the screen?

Will play again if there's something I've missed :p

NuvlearGames says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:27pm

@Warboys You arent missing anything the controls are W and D. I was planning to add some obstacles but I lost my drive on the last day. Also I attempted to fix the snowball scaling issue but couldnt find an ideal value that worked

Muel says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:45am

Your idea is awesome! So sorry to know you lost data on the final run =/ This game could have been even better.

But you had an great approach on the theme. I wish I had this creativity.

It's a nice game to continue working on it =)

kabel says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:54am

This suffers from the same problem as so many other titles here. It's not a game, player involvement is unnecessary. It's not even that funny...It could've been a nice idea for a game though, it's sad that it ended up as a simple gimmick.

Blobo says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 4:36pm

I'm not sure what i'm supposed to do. my score goes up if move or dont move, i just get larger. theres no goal.

scorched says ...
Dec 23, 2015 @ 5:16pm

Confusing, when the ball is so big I don't see the track!

Afendar says ...
Jan 3, 2016 @ 10:35am

where is the track when i have big snow ball !

Guard13007 says ...
Jan 4, 2016 @ 2:08am

It's a bit broken that I can just jump off the side of the level and win...

Mar 27, 2016 @ 11:39pm

Interesting idea. I included it in my Ludum Dare 34 compilation video series, if you’d like to check it out :)

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