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

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Slash & Dash

by Fartenko - Jam Entry

This game is about.. survive as long as you can and gain as more score as possible?Hell Yeah! Totaly!

So you are warior? ranger? um.. whoever you imagine. Just a random guy with a sword. Well you can [S]lash with the sword. Cool am I right :D? But also you can [D]ash that gives you some mobility and possibility to dodge some attacks.

So.. yea!

What are you waiting for? Go and check this out ;)

S - Slash
D - Dash

Tools Used:
Engine - Unity3D
Art - Aseprite
Sfx - Bfrx, Audacity

Have fun ;D

This is my first entry, but not the first time at Ludum Dare, past 2 projects were failure, I couldn't make projects till deadline so.. yeah :\
Also this should've been compo entry, but I had to go to university blah blah blah no one cares ;)

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floppya says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:02pm

This game has a nice feel to it and great atmosphere. I really enjoyed the pixel art and animations.

YinYin says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:03pm

Excellent. 5 audio and mood stars for sure.

Also just slightly below your screenshot high scores on first try 21000.

xodene says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:11pm

Fantastic atmosphere and animation. The sound effects are really good as well, 5/5 mood for me.

rogberth says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:16pm

Brilliant. Great mechanics, feel and everything in a small screen and with only 2 buttons. Great job.

ajopart says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:17pm

Well done ! Great mood and nice graphics.

im-oab says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:23pm

nice. I like it. :)

sydan says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:16pm

I liked this, the animation was great! Would have like the slash bar to refill ever so slightly though as I found moments were I could do neither abilities so I just took damage.

danielsann7 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:59pm

a brutal and fun game!, reminds of the manga berserk dont know why haha, the graphics are very cool and the mechanics are very intelligent and solid, well done!

BubsyPoochies says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:13pm

I like a lot your pixel art. Pretty good animations. And the mechanics are good too.

redzero says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:44pm

Nice game!

ronniepedra says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:18am

Nice mood and animations, maybe it can be improver with resolution consistency to every graphic fit in the same resolution. Very fun anyway!

scriptorum says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 3:51pm

Pretty fun, great art and sound! Oh but that lightening... grrr. The game ends too soon, it could use some difficulty ramping. Just managing your health is hard enough without the wall of death and lightening coming at you. I would prefer three stages: I. just health, II. plus wall, III plus lightening. Then if you got killed by lightening you'd still feel like you earned a good death! Solid game, though.

Anshul Goyal says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 9:11pm

Fun game!

I feel like the slash and dash ability recharge is a bit slow. May be dashing should recharge slash ability a little bit and vice versa.

rjhelms says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 3:35am

Nice one. This is up in the running for best polish & feel of the controls of anything I've played yet.

gokottastudio says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 6:59pm

Good job!

uthamon says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 5:51pm

Great atmosphere, these lightings are terrifying. :) Controlling is fun - slashing 'n' dashing. Great job.

Fartenko says ...
Jan 5, 2016 @ 1:42pm

Thank you everyone for playing, voting and giving feedback guys :D

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