Ludum Dare 36 — August 26th-29th, 2016 — Theme: Ancient Technology

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Archer Defense

by boats - Jam Entry

Not really satisfied with the result what so ever. Didn't have enough time this weekend to complete everything I wanted to, wasn't really into the concept either.

Only controls are Left Mouse Button.

At least I get a free 10% on my grade :^)

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Sep 2, 2016 @ 5:08am

A like the graphics, but gameplay wise it needs a lot of balancing. There are simply too many enemies to stand a chance. Just a little extra time could have really improved it in this way, but I understand the time was a little shorter than you would have liked.

Pretty good entry.

ramoncb says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 5:28am

Good job! The idea of upgrade the character with some sort of rpg stats instead of "get money and buy upgrades" is neat, maybe in the future you could add an inventory with potions or equipment to improve those stats.

I know it is unrealistic for a bow, but maybe would be better not have to hold the left button to shoot, you already have to upgrade the attack speed. Another thing: those spiders and rats are just too fast, maybe I'm just bad but you should really let the player move in a future update, I was pretty much dead in all waves. ^^'

Keep working on it! And sorry my bad english. ^^

HeliosStudio says ...
Sep 15, 2016 @ 10:35pm

Needs balance but I liked it overall for the time you worked on it!
As somebody who loves difficult games this was an interesting challenge for a while ^^

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