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

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Beat the Boss

by ParkerMc - Jam Entry

This is my first time doing Ludum Dare I was aiming to do the Compo but I took too long so I am doing the Jam.if there are any bugs let me know.

Thanks,
ParkerMc

Video: https://goo.gl/fA3x4p

Keys:
A - Left
D - Right
W - Up
Left Click - Shoot/Hit
Right Click - Switch weapons


For shooting you have to be right under the boss.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2115Coolness17%

Comments

pianoman373 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:52am

Kind of confusing to play, I wish there was some sign that showed me I was actually attacking. The boss looked pretty cool though, and had some decent AI.

ParkerMc says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:41am

Piano you can tell that you are attacking when the hearts go down, but I get your point to make it move obvious.

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:01pm

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

fafastudio says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:50pm

nice idea, would need more work on graphism and sound but it's funny :)

ParkerMc says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:09am

@Freank thanks I can not add it when I go there I get "This website is under heavy load (queue full)

We're sorry, too many people are accessing this website at the same time. We're working on this problem. Please try again later."

glaze_96 says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 6:32am

Couldn't shoot even though left clicked, which defeated the hope purpose of the game for me. So I'll rate you on the things I can.

Otherwise - Great that you entered and I hope to see you for the next compo =)

ParkerMc says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 3:24pm

@glaze_96 I guess I forgot to put that you have to be under it to shoot I did not know how to make it more real

Freank says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:48am

they solved the problem :)

ParkerMc says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 2:12am

@Freank done here is a link http://www.indiexpo.net/en/games/beat-the-boss

masterkrepta says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 2:03am

The video really helped. At first i thought there was a bug because it wasnt clear what i needed to do. not too bad for another first timer, i definitely found the AI to be impressive.

ParkerMc says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 1:30am

Lol @masterkrepta the AI is simple it just goes back a forth and trys to hit you when you are under it. thanks if I have time i will try to play you game it looks cool.

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