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

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Defend the Plant

by PanDoes - Compo Entry

You are trying to bust out of a dungeon. To bust out of this dungeon you will use your sword, plant, and the bullets that magically appear when you press ctrl. (The game should only last about 5 minutes.);

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PanDoes says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 2:54am

Please keep in mind this is my first time doing the compo, and I was rushed for time.

Xgor says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 1:00pm

The controls is really weird. As you need to use the mouse arrow keys and shift you would need 3 hands to control the game.

Si1ver says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:11am

I agree with @Xgor about three hands!

Aerohand says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 6:47am

looks like a gamemaker product in a hurry. i like the concept but u should try polishing it better!

525 says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 9:11am

The white dot of head is cute~

RiOrius says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 4:34am

Pretty rough. And I'm not sure how it fits either theme?

Pixelaborate says ...
Dec 30, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Rough around the edges, but some polish and you've got yourself a twin stick shooter! Hope to see some more finished entries from you in the future.

Dohxis says ...
Dec 30, 2015 @ 7:02pm

Controls are simply horrible. Sadly, I do not have 3 hands so I can not use arrow keys, ctrl, shift and move my mouse around at the same time. Not to mention I'm really not a big fan of arrow keys but I can't even use the classic WASD... Graphics are nothing good either, no sound and I really can't tell what's happening in the game. Good try for your first time I guess but there's a lot where you can and have to improve. Also, please do try to stick with the theme for LD, as this is a contest to make a game in limited time with certain limitations. I'd suggest you keep on learning, read some game design articles, improve in programming and try again!

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