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

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Super Cute DNA Sucker!

by larkkkattack - Jam Entry


WASD: Movement
Right mouse button: Aim
Left mouse button (when aiming): Shoot
Left mouse button: Melee
Space: Flash aka teleport


Twitter: @larkkkattack


I wanted to do some more features but actually I´m happy cause my last (and first) try doing a LD alone wasn't too good and I couldn't finish a solid game.

This one is simpler but it looks polished to me, which is really satisfying :DDD


enjoy <3

Made in less than a day! Woohoo!


Downloads and Links


KitiJenGames says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:43am

This is really cute. I like the blood smears!

kokiriandco says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:19pm

Wooo! It looks so good to be done in a less than a day!

It reminds me a bit in game boy color games because of the music. What if you add an extra button-changing palette to a GB palette with greens? It could look more retro!

cubotrox_toni says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:43pm

Hahaha, i love that chip tune music. Just a few advices to get better game feel:
* I don't see why you need to aim. You can show continuosly the guiding arrow, and slow down the character movement while shooting
* I think the collider with enemies is little big
* I think you can increase the speed of the main character. It will give you better feeling

Gordun says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 9:54am

Nice game feel and addictive gameplay. Cool chibi graphics aswell.

HeliosStudio says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 2:56pm

It's a really cute looking addictive game!

demogorgon says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:02pm

It looks so nice. I can't really tell what the upgrades do and I'm not exactly sure how the flash feature does but it would be cool if it teleported you to the mouse.

qikcik says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:23pm

Great game , It gives a lot of fun :D

Anudin says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:30pm

Addictive gameplay, great sound and graphics. Only one thing to criticize: melee is OP. Should have some kind of delay / cooldown because you can just spamm it and run through the masses of enemies like a maniac :) What did you use to create the music?

Damdoshi says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:48pm

It is pretty good. Graphics are nice, the music fits its retro look (Well, it seems even more retro. More like Atari VCS music) The game itself is nice, there is challenge, you have to pay attention and adopt some kind of little strategy.

I like it.

rzsavilla says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 4:42pm

Challenging, simple and oh so much fun!.

Rakart says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 5:14pm

Awesome game, overall aesthetic is great, controls feels great.The game is really challenging but not absurdly frustrating.

I think, as it was said before, melee is really OP but it balance quite well when there's hordes of ennemies.

Good job, congratulations.

ccglp says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 9:11pm

The game gets really fucked up when the screen is filled with enemies, but is super good .D

SkullPixel says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 10:23pm

New favorite game. This was super fun to play. Have a trophy.

NUEBO MUNDO says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:35am

Very cool game!

The game feel was impresive for a game done in less than a day. The last weapon feels amazing when shooting.

Some minor problems with enemy spawning and hitboxes, but overall a really good job, congratulations!

justinooncx says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:46pm

Pretty fun experience. The gameplay's simple and cathartic, but the hitboxes of the enemy seem a bit too unforgiving. And it feels kinda pointless when the game doesn't keep track of how many enemies you killed... Still, good job.

InfiniteGames says ...
Sep 10, 2016 @ 10:08am

I like the game! Maybe too much enemies spwan! And their collider is too big! Is funny! :)

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