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

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by MountainRanger - Jam Entry

AsteroidRush is a game in which you avoid the asteroids with the arrow keys. This is my first time participating in a jam and it was really fun.
Music form Incompetech.

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Brandondyer64 says ...
Dec 13, 2015 @ 9:44pm

It gives me an error:
Set current directory to /home/caninelizard/Downloads
Found path: /home/caninelizard/Downloads/AsteroidRush.x86_64
There is no data folder

Rogod says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 12:18am

You need to package the whole game when you submit.

Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:42am

Fixed it for linux

Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:42am

Windows sorry

Nnnnneeeedddd says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:23pm

I wish I had though of a simple mechanic like this!!
Really good game, I love the subtle bits, such as the square rotating in the direction that you move, and the stars moving in the background, it makes a really nice feel.

Thank you for making this game!!

exhidor says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:24pm

The game is simple. The score at the end is bugged, it seems to take the first figure.

themadknights says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:27pm

Good work for your first jam! The game is a bit repetitive but looks great. Nice music!
I think you have a minor bug with the game over scene. I scored like 80 points but the game over show me another score.

Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:27pm

Sorry I didn't have much time to test the score. I implemented it last.

Yvanor says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Fun little game ^^ It's so simple, I've almost nothing to say, except for a bug in the score. Anyway, good little game ^^

simon.parzer says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:41pm

Linux version does not work.
Set current directory to /home/simon/ld34-games/AsteroidRush
Found path: /home/simon/ld34-games/AsteroidRush/AsteroidRush.x86_64
Unable to load mono library from /home/simon/ld34-games/AsteroidRush/AsteroidRush_Data/Mono (x86_64)
Failed to load mono

Pantoufle says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:48pm

The Music is great! It's like the music is rewarding enough to continue playing :-)
The overall game is simple but works fine. I expected a twist after some time playing.
Congratulations on making this game!

Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:54pm

I will fix it for linux soon.

PurpleApes says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:56pm

With SPACE you grow?

Hackbug says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 6:03pm

Cool game, i love the sounds and graphics, the gamplay is fluid. The only problem for me, is the music that restart on each new game :) So nice game ;) cool and fun

Dec 16, 2015 @ 7:52pm

I played this for a surprisingly long time, it's really addictive. You did a really good job for your first jam!

Cheers :)

Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:22pm

Cool little game nice :) Kudos

geckojsc says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 2:22am

Nice work! You took a simple concept and executed it well! I was surprised when I lasted for such a long time yet the music was still fresh and interesting!

Fixing the score bug is technically not adding polish or new features to the game, so you should definitely fix it if you have time :)

Dec 17, 2015 @ 5:50am

I will fix it soon

NoWandStudios says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 11:06am

Little but efective game.

Modoc73 says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 1:46am

Could not run.

Modoc73 says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 1:50am

Got it working. Nice job. Neat fun game play.

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