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

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by Quadnozzle - Jam Entry

In Shemeowbi, you take on the role of a Ninja Cat Girl or Cat Ninja Girl or Girl Ninja Cat. Her fallen enemies have returned from the Spirit World to take their revenge and destroy her! Some of them have learned to exert force on the real world and can block or parry Ninja/Cat/Girl's attacks. Others can temporarily slip back into the Spirit World to avoid her punishing blows. So be quick and strong and send those evil spirits back to where they belong!

Shemeowbi is a two button action game made for LDJAM34.

Use <Ctrl>/<LeftMouse> to attack and <Alt>/<RightMouse> to defend! If you download the offline versions, compare high scores with the world!

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middenkwaaii says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:17am

It didnt feel I need skills to play the game well. But I had fun and I loved the blood ^^

Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:15pm

Those bad guy death lines! lol Great job guys!

kabel says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 7:41pm

The graphics are not that great, and this isn't a game either, you just continue to press the attack button forever and the game plays itself. There is no need for strategy or thinking or even the blocking button, because you never ever have to use it.
There is no story either.

TomenLuca says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 11:40pm

The backgrounds look very nice, but as kabel said, it is unfortunate that the game can be won easily by just pressing attack as much as possible.

ninjascript says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 11:44pm

Interesting concept, the implementation is a little confusing, but I like the art.

simon.parzer says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 12:21am

Winning strategy: mash the left mouse button.

hyperscope says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 12:28am

Seems to be the winning strategy is mash the mouse with seemingly no rhyme or reason. Didn't find the humor particularly humorous. I suspect I may have enjoyed it a bit more had the block mechanic worked

sikosis says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 3:02am

Graphics were nice, though the attacking felt a little jerky and non-responsive in parts. Certainly fits the theme.

sonelliot says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 3:07am

I like the death sounds haha.

vegapomme27 says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 6:06am

Good idea, maybe it would have been better with more visual feedback and animations ! Voices samples where funny

NoradZero says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:27pm

Not a real challenge in all honestly.

Reccy says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 12:20am

Cool game, but it's a bit too easy to just spam LMB. :P

r8berto says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 9:26pm

It needs to be refined but it's a really good idea. This could be a nice mobile phone game.

Hot Box Games says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 10:35pm

I like the idea, but feel it could use a little more, as others have said it felt a little too easy

Logicon says ...
Dec 24, 2015 @ 1:59am

It feel like it didnt require anysklill to play the game. But i loved the blood

Dec 29, 2015 @ 2:53pm

Interesting gameplay with nice sound effects and music. The graphics and the gameplay need some polish but the concept is good. Nice entry ;-)

Jan 11, 2016 @ 10:45pm

Neat game! I included it in my Ludum Dare 34 compilation video series, if you’d like to check it out :)

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