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

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Fleet Command

by kaynank - Compo Entry

A minimalist top-down arcade game. Control your spaceship with only the left and right arrow keys. Take control of other ships by ramming into them - you control all your spaceships at the same time. Use your new ships to destroy the enemy for points before they destroy you.

Made in Java - Game is packaged as a runnable JAR, so it should be cross-platform, but I've only tested on Windows.

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sugarbyte says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:02am

I can't rate Windows games, sorry!

krashja says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:09am

I like the idea of attaching into another spaceship and using them against others, but it took me a while to learn that :P. funny

_benhumphries says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:26am

I like the game play feature of ramming into other ships! Good game overall!

Eingya says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:36am

Controls are a it unintuitive, idea is neat though!

Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:41am

Very challenging.

razveck says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 1:11am

I get an error when I try to run it (windows 7 64 bit). The idea seems interesting, though.

Sourtrance says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 1:15am

Cool game, and kind of hard. I like being able to take control of other ships. However it tends to ruin my ability to navigate :P

I think it would be cool if the ships attached themselves in parallel to your ship so you could still control it properly.

Dec 15, 2015 @ 1:18am

Great game, the principle is simple but I loved it !
The direction of the ship isn't so clear at the beginning. Still loving this one !

freaknarf says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 11:11pm

Fun experiment ! Controls are original but once you are hit it become even more weird so you sometime pray for death :) I liked the chaos induced and the weird mechanics...

Chris Delta says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 12:00am

Very creative idea! I'd love to see this more fleshed out!

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