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

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The Fighter Diet

by Louspirit - Jam Entry

This is a 2 players versus fighting game.
But you are a smart waiter so you dont dirt your hand. You prefer to feed your fighting monster to make it grow and defeat the enemy! What will be your strategy to win ?

The controls are S and D key for player 1 and left and right arrows for player 2.

It is our second Ludum Dare entry. This time we are 2 designers, 3 devs including one music creator.

Hope you'll enjoy ! (better to use the windows version)

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Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:43am

I didn't have a second player, so not much of a challenge, but I had fun leveling up my monster and watching him crush the baby egg. Nice twist on the "catch the falling item" mechanic.

Farelle says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 11:26am

So when I started playing this I was thinking: "ohhh so THATs what I'm doing, feeding 2 little brats of dinosaurs(?) that are spitting food at each other, great!"
it's fun though, probably even more if I wouldn't play against myself XD

purrpurr says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:07pm

I normally don't enjoy this type of mechanic very much. Though I did here. Seems like it would be decently fun if you had a second player on hand, (and could taunt them in the process). Though, for added difficulty, playing against yourself is also fun here.

TomenLuca says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:41pm

This is an enjoyable multiplayer game. If you have the time I would suggest you try to polish it even more, because the mechanic is solid.

fistmaker says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:41pm

Interesting idea! Good use of the theme!

Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:02pm

Neat little game :)
I found the controls a bit awkward at times (why S and D and not A and D?). But it's a nice take on both times and pretty enjoyable! :)

OccamsRazor says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:22pm

I tried playing both players, with limited success :P But a really interesting way to go about a combat game, and good use of the control scheme for a two player game.

PickleCrew says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:16pm

I played this with a friend, and if player 1 and player 2 are in the same position, Player 2 gets the food ALWAYS because the second player's plate is above player 1's. Overall its was a nice fun concept but since its rigged towards player 2 it was a bit frustrating.

Raphi says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 9:45am

the game is fun, but the sprite of one of the player is over the other, so he would get every food

felilix says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 12:20am

Haha, cool idea! The beast fights!

mar3k says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 6:47pm

Really cool idea, but I unfortunately did not not have a second player, so AI would be much appreciated.

antag99 says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 7:05pm

Fun game, but I couldn't get player one to move left in the web version.

Weloxux says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 8:33pm

Nice concept! I did find that the items fell a little bit too slow; it would have been more fun if the game was a little faster paced. A very good game overall though.

ChiPassGames says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 10:58pm

Awesome looking game! Good work on the details, and kudos to your artist.

Stending says ...
Dec 24, 2015 @ 1:41am

Wow, great concept, cool execution, nice art and music!
A really awesome entry, congratulations!

korvyashka says ...
Dec 27, 2015 @ 7:56pm

Played with my wife and we really enjoyed it. She won by the way :)

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