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

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by merzlot - Jam Entry

Go kick 'em slick shiny metal droid asses. NOW.

Controls in-game.

Art by Felegz, Merzlot
Code by CruelMotivator
Music by ISGguitar

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fistmaker says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:25am

Fun game! Well executed timing and options! Good interpretation on the theme too! Great entry!

JayProg says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:31am

Really well done beat mechanic. Awesome entry.

Ka-Wiz says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 7:24am

fun rhythm game! really enjoyed watching him blast the bad dudes :D the music was perfect for the theme as well, it felt very... robotic? to play, and had good variety as well.

timeshapers says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:46am

Played a bunch of rhythm games this jam, this is the best one so far. A lot of variety in the types of "notes" and a near aesthetic.

MrMordem says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:54am

Nice entry, a good rhythm game with awesome music,
well done guys :D

NoWandStudios says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:26am

So pshychedelic game. Music is pretty nice. Sometimes the background makes the game blurry.

LostTrainDude says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:31am

I like the effort put in the pattern design and of course, being it based on music, I actually enjoyed the soundtrack a lot.

Sometimes I had a hard time figuring out what I had to click, since the transparency of the bar and buttons was probably too high for all the stuff that was happening behind it (the shoot-em-up style action), but that may be just my problem.

Congratulations on this fun release. Very well crafted :D

merzlot says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:40pm

Thanks for feedback! :)

DrFallos says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:44pm

Nice entry, I think I've scored nearly 2k, though don't know how good it is)
Execution of idea is very nice, also I think it would be interesting too add some HP bar or something, cause right now failing does not do anything as far as I can see.

Creating "play elements"(the one that flows through the level) more noticeable would be also great. Anyway had some fun, thank you!

Reccy says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:56pm

Really greatgame, one of the best I've played so far!
Awesome job! :D

fullmontis says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:43pm

Nice game! I really like the aesthetic you went for. The music is also great, and so is the gameplay. I found difficulto to follow the notes because the enemy were hiding them, especially the blue ones.

monetai says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:48pm

fun, simple, effective, beautifull, i liked it

pokipsy says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 6:01pm

I'm really impressed of what you achieved in 72 hours. Playing this game I reached a trance-like state, it brings a very great mood.
My best score: 53640 with 79% accuracy

OwT says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 8:40am

Really well put together game! It caught me in a flow like Guitar Hero, finished all in one go, my eyes are now still shifting to the left xD

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