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

Search Keywords: HTC Vive, Oculus, Mac OSX, Linux, Android, Flash, HTML5, Java, Unity

Back to Browse Entries

Village People

by brandann - Compo Entry

Village People!
You are the Shaman of a town and you must protect your people from the Evil shape shifting pygmy goats from your sanctuary!

* Mouse to Aim
* Right click to reveal foes
* Left click to shoot arrows

~ Don't Kill your own people
~ Don't let the nasty Pygmy goat's in your sanctuary!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness59%
#86Humor3.46
#198Audio3.30
#243Overall3.47
#266Graphics3.48
#278Mood3.21
#300Fun3.37
#312Theme3.60
#447Innovation3.13

Comments

ViliX64 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:41pm

Doesn't work on Chrome, but looks super interesting!

ezombort says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:42pm

I like how the game plays. Challenging to not hit the villagers when it gets crowded :) Well done!

grayhaze says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:46pm

A nice spin on Missile Command, with a great sense of humour. The sound effects start to get a bit repetitive after a while, but the game is challenging and you never know where that next goat is coming from. The graphics are also cute and clearly a lot of effort went into them. Well done! :)

apalade says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 11:01am

I liked it!

Linver says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 11:12am

Music is one of the best what I seen in compo!
But you should add units with new different behaviours, not skins - it can improves fun ^3

Avon says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 6:00pm

Short, but fun. I enjoyed the mechanic, only wish there was more levels with different challenges.

Souperstrawer says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 6:25pm

Interesting mechanics. It was a bit too easy for me though.

kardfogu says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 6:44pm

This was one hell of a funny game, keep up the good work, I'd love to see more like this one! X)

- Kardfogú

nlbi21 says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 7:55pm

Very cool game is short but good, i like it. Good job :3.

rockybdubs says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:22am

Cool game!!

srakowski says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:24am

Chicka chicka chicka! :-)

You must sign in to comment.


Mini Submission FAQ

TEAMS: Teams entering the Jam should pick a single representative to submit your game, or create a team specific account you can share. We currently do not support Team Voting, but sharing an account and together playing and rating games is acceptable.

CAN I ENTER BOTH EVENTS?: You should pick 1 event, whichever you think it’ll do better in. If the idea is strong, and everything plays well enough, you can go Compo. If you’re a perfectionist, and would prefer people to play a more polished game, do the Jam. Historically, more games are entered in the Compo, but with more people and more time, Jam games have the potential to be better (that doesn’t mean they are). Many solo participants do enter the Jam.

If you made 2 games, unfortunately, the website doesn’t support multiple submissions per user. To submit your 2nd game, you will have to make a 2nd account. Only do this if you made 2 games. Alternatively, if one game is better than the other, then consider just entering the better game.

CAN I KEEP WORKING UNTIL THE DEADLINE?: Yes! Immediately after the 48 or 72 hours, we do something called Submission Hour. As the name suggests, it’s an extra hour for you to package, upload, and submit your games. If there were catastrophic issues trying submitting your game, or you misunderstood how submissions work, that’s okay. It happens. We’re flexible. If you need advice, check with the folks on IRC. If you need an admin, get in touch.

CAN I KEEP WORKING ON MY GAME?: Oh definitely! You should! But for the sake of judging, keep the Compo or Jam version around. You can include a link to the Post-Compo/Post-Jam version of your game on your games page, but sure your main links are the original version.

PORTS: Ports to other platforms can be done after the deadline. That said, the sooner you finish your port, the sooner people can play your game, improving your chances of placing in the final results. For best results, provide a Web version of your game, or a Windows version with no dependencies. Also be sure to rate at least 20 games to improve your visibility (Coolness).

MY GAME CRASHES, IS UNBEATABLE, OR I MADE A TYPO: We allow you to fix crashes, win condition, or tiny bugs after the deadline. In a sense, this is like “porting” to support more players. We leave this open to interpretation, but generally speaking your game should be identical to the game you submitted. No new features, just fixing mistakes you should have caught had you been better rested.

MY GAME DOESN’T SHOW UP: If you can’t find your game, it’s usually because the URL to your downloads are missing ‘http://‘. Fix your URLs (http://mysite.com/mygame.zip) and you will show up. Alternatively, if you just posted it, wait a minute. The cache may not have refreshed yet.

NOT LOGGED IN?: If you get a message about not being logged in, even though you are, it’s because your web browser cached the non-logged in page. You can fix this by either refreshing your cache or clearing your cache. CTRL+F5 in many browsers. Chrome is a bit more work. Press F12 to enable Developer Mode, then you can right click on the refresh button and select “Empty Cache and Hard Reload”. This option is unavailable if you are not in Developer Mode.


[cache: storing page]