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

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Grippy Glove Boxing

by Mianki - Jam Entry

This is Grippy Glove Boxing, a 2 player boxing game with crazy items!

Player 1: Left Punch = A, Right Punch = D
Player 2: Left Punch = Left Arrow, Right Punch = Right Arrow

You can block by holding both punch buttons or dodge by pressing one punch button, release it and then right after press the other one.

Items start coming from the conveyor belts and you have to punch to stick them to your gloves. After collecting time is over, you'll fight each other with your fists and the items you've collected!

Different items do extra damage so collecting more than your opponent is an easy way to victory.

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Ratings

#2210Coolness20%

Comments

Ogniok says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:08am

This game is pretty neat. I like local games as the emotions are so intense that they can blow your mind :-D

LadyS says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:33pm

Game doesnt start :( It looks like so much fun :(

StitchesMagoo says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:45am

A difficult game to get right, though I think you nailed it. Well done you guys. ?

Esjaji says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 8:21pm

Interesting concept! Local multiplayer is such a rare thing nowadays! Well done!

Jezzamon says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 12:33am

Hm... I didn't really have that much fun playing this. Didn't feel like there was much strategy aside from just spamming left and right.

The controls felt a little off too, it felt like the delay was too long, and during the fight it seemed like pressing the buttons didn't do anything with A & D.

Maybe the game would work better if one item appeared at a time, and both players had to race to get it, rather than a continuous stream of items that you just picked up by constantly pressing the buttons.

I love the concept though :D

kanatohodets says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 11:10pm

Good job finishing a game! We had a quick multiplayer session and it was a little difficult at first to figure out who was on top and who was on bottom. Also agree about 'button spam for victory' - just a tad more strategy would make it a much more engaging game. Cool idea!

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