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

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by flodec - Jam Entry

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Welcome to Blunderbuss! Use your colorful blunderbuss to shoot at things, endlessly. Avoid deadly enemies, get powerups, and shoot all the things!

It is recommended to play fullscreen. You can also download a standalone version.

You may have to click once in the gamezone so it becomes the active zone of your web page.

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steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:09am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! Simple mechanics that still offered a decent amount of challenge.We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description. (you can already find several games from the jam there)

kokiriandco says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:58pm

Cool pixel art and game feeling <3 it looks like a game boy advance game!

Damdoshi says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 8:34am

That's nice. The game is smooth and dynamic. Bats are absolutely awful :p

The graphics are great, and the music is at least as good.
Some colors and instruments remind me the Atari ST and the YM2149.

It must be nicer with another player.

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 2:17am

Cannot say enough about this game. Well polished. One of my favorites.

Steven Miller says ...
Sep 6, 2016 @ 11:45pm

Great game, I loved the art and music. I also made a game called Blunderbuss (though mine is compo), so I felt obligated to check this out. The game is very polished, great job!

Omiya Games says ...
Sep 10, 2016 @ 12:46am

Thought it was pretty good. I liked the decision to add the "hold-shoot-button-to-stay-pointed-in-one-direction." Sound effects could use a little more variety. I also recommend making the "you killed enemy" event juicier as well. The nice subtle stretch-and-squash effect would have been nicely translated to hitting an enemy as well.

flodec says ...
Sep 11, 2016 @ 8:04pm

Thanks everybody for the feedback and kind words! :D
@Omiya: absolutely! Wanted to had some juice on enemies but in the end, I just wanted to ship as early as possible haha

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