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

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Kill The Bugs

by Line - Jam Entry

Kill the bugs with your robot's laser gun

Directions:

ASDW Keys to move your character
Left Mouse Down to Constantly Fire your weapon.

See how high you can get your score!


Game Art and Sound Effects by Me ( Line [ @LineDetail ] )
Game Programming and Idea by : Rasmus Clausen ( @_Rasmus_Clausen )

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#638Audio(Jam)2.47
#849Fun(Jam)2.73
#1108Innovation(Jam)1.94
#1138Overall(Jam)2.44
#1979Coolness24%

Comments

Munchy2007 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:28pm

Fun little game!

lanestp says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:51am

Fun game. I kept outrunning my bullets but I still had a lot of fun!

ChronoCrab says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:51am

Pretty fun! Maybe adding a few levels might make for a cool expansion.

Spiria says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:07am

Good job. I liked the sound effects, the pill man is a cool design. The energy barrier was surprising. I like the way its drawn. I found it funny when I was quickly overwhelmed by a ton of spiders.

WizzardMaker says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 8:01am

Funny little game, had fun playing with a score of 3870. It missed some different enemys, and other weapons to fight them. And a little tip to prevent the bullet outrunning, try to add the velocity of the player to the Bullet on creation of it.

TreenewT says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 8:14am

The game lagged out for me.

LeReveur says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 9:38pm

See the bugs. kill the bugs. Don't be killed by the bugs. I'm still looking for the theme, but at least it's working, it's fun and it's simple to understand. ;)

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