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

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Catapults

by bentglasstube - Competition Entry

It's an artillery game. You shoot your catapult at the other player.

Requires two local players, sorry.

Instructions in game.

UPDATE - The windows build was modified after the end of the contest to make it run better. No features were added or removed, but the clouds look like trash.

Downloads and Links


Comments

Lonely Vertex says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:34am

Nice job, I like it. It is nice game for a short play in two players. I would like to see some turn gameplay, when one player watch the other to take action. But overall it is nice. Maybe I am also missing some ambient sound or music.

Kramchay Dig says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 2:57pm

Two players shooting each other in projectile is quite entertaining though

csanyk says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:57am

Hit detection could be a bit better. I thought I was dead on with some shots, but never registered a hit. Nice artillery duel clone:)

qikcik says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:36am

cool idea, and well done, the graphics has its own style, playing with a friend gives you a lot of fun, hooked me 2 hours, very good game :D good job :D
ps.sorry for my bad english

tGiant says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:09am

Hey nice game.
I made the same type of game but in 3D.

Flygamer101 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:51am

A pretty good game. Well done clone of these types of games xD

Choosing to use catapults was good, and I was all lonely playing it :(

Daniel says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:48pm

Good game i think you could have added a npc so you dont have to play alone

asyzruffz says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 7:25pm

Catapults are also the first thing I think of hearing the theme. This game reminds me of Worms. Cool game!

Zeriver says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 6:49am

Well made game , i like destructible enviroment. Some kind of shader that makes bullet trail could be cool and would help to see projectiles. Game is fun to play, both players have to very quickly find right angle to hit opponent and actively avoid projectiles.

Cliff Lee CL says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 10:33am

Nice game!
If the tempo of the game is faster, I think it would be better.
Of course, with some background music will be great.

Sep 5, 2016 @ 3:57am

This graphic is really awesome (y)

jsmars says ...
Sep 8, 2016 @ 11:35am

Awesome game! If you would have had a bit more graphics and two player controller support I'd love to play this with friends in my livingroom. Music would be nice too!

Sep 12, 2016 @ 5:45pm

Challenging game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/09-iIm0Xcrg

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