Ludum Dare 35 — April 15th-18th, 2016 — Theme: Shapeshift

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Wasteland Wars

by LavaGhost - Compo Entry

All the instructions are in the game. I had mental breakdowns wile working on this. THIS SI NOT THE FINISHED PROJECT I WILL NEED TO POLISH IT!

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Ratings

Coolness51%
#590Audio2.13
#605Humor1.53
#734Graphics2.52
#793Mood1.89
#846Theme2.57
#887Innovation2.20
#914Fun2.08
#946Overall2.16

Comments

EvanEGibbs says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:32am

The download link wasn't working for me. I could download the source but couldn't figure out how to play it...

clementd says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:34am

I would love to try it, your start screen is beautifull. But the link of "ALL OS" does not work for me, as it returns to my home dropbox. I'm not sure on how to compile the sources since I stop javaing a long time ago.

OrangePop says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:34am

The link is dead for me

testzero says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:34am

Yeah that link isn't going to work. You have to go to the folder on your computer and right click "Get public link"

Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:22am

Please upload valid executables Lava

psychomonster says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:58am

Oh nooo... the link is still broken dude ;)

runvs says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:22am

Also a dead link. Sorry :(

LRP says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:09pm

worth the mental breakdown :)

LavaGhost says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:36pm

Link is fixed!

DRGY says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:49pm

It's a good game, but sometimes the enemies kill each other, so I am not able to kill 5 of them.

taviandir says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:59pm

Kind of difficult-to-understand game. The shooting was working weirdly and I sometimes shapeshifted automatically I think? I could be trying to shoot some enemies and then suddenly I get a "didnt get to shifto" game over screen.
However, I like that the maps seemed to be randomly generated.

Mak says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:15pm

It was a nice little game, but sometimes had problems, specially due to not bering able to kill 5 enemies in an area because there aren't or because the map won't let you advance.

It also had great problems with weird collision boxes. I will recommend you to try out an engine like unity or something alike, if you were able to creat such a thing only in java, imagine what you could do with those tools. I talk you from experience, I have done a few games with just java (not even a framework) and too much time is wasted in low-level stuff, you can't get the best out of you.

I think I really liked was the way damage points displayed, so bouncy :D.

neontropics says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:34pm

It seems pretty cool and fun but the weird hit boxes and controls/physics of shooting make it a bit too hard to play!

HolyBlackCat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:56pm

Decent little game. Nice, but needs polishing.
Also, looks like you've messed up character hitbox.

Btw, bouncy damage indicators were nifty.

MementoGames says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:48pm

Nice concept, but sometimes the map didn't have enough enemies to advance. The shooting animations was kinda confusing.

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:52pm

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description

Apr 27, 2016 @ 11:49pm

I liked the graphics of this game, but the gameplay was not that good, specially when trying to shoot. The "bullets" didn't seem to go where I expected them to go.

Odyssey says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 12:29am

Steep learning curve but sill enjoyable

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