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

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Forest Drift

by Piotrek - Compo Entry

Drift crazy across !growing! forest using only two buttons (left and right arrows).

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Ratings

#498Graphics3.06
#603Audio2.31
#723Innovation2.71
#739Fun2.76
#792Overall2.83
#796Mood2.38
#809Theme3.24
#1922Coolness33%

Comments

Decentsauce says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:19pm

Idea would have been good but there isn't much to it. Would have been nice if the camera was zoomed out a bit more since the car takes some time to change direction.

Dec 16, 2015 @ 6:37pm

:) Good attempt mate, try and improve the mechanics to make the game more fair. Keep improve thats why we are here :D good luck

Krafty says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:39pm

Pretty interesting but it seems a little unfinished. My best score was 32 =P You should expand this into a racing game or something like that! =D

Logicon says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 5:46am

Cool game, I'm not sure if the scoring system is working correctly, my bigger drifts didn't seem to generate larger scores

Manu & Wan says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 9:48pm

I stopped at 33 after drifting in circles for a while - I felt like I could stand for a long time, but maybe the car slowly accelerates?

The idea is good, but at the current state it's pretty basic. It lacks some more features to make it more fun and challenging.

The game works well though, and this minimal pixel art looks good!

_benhumphries says ...
Jan 3, 2016 @ 6:58pm

I like it, but a lot of time you dont even get to see the forest grow because it is so hard. Maybe change the camera zoom or the way the car moves to make it a bit easier?

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