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

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Stabby spear

by Waynetron - Competition Entry

HOW TO PLAY
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Survive 10 days at sea by spearing and collecting fish.
Hold mouse to charge, release to throw.
WASD to move around.


HOW IS THE SCORE CALCULATED?
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The bigger the sea creature, the more points it is worth. If you spear more than one creature in a single throw, then you will receive a combo multiplier.

Downloads and Links


Comments

krish8L says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:13am

THIS IS FUCKING AWESOME!

indieyp says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:27am

Really fun physics

tomer_cool says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:09pm

I got 534. And In my opinion this is the best game in ludum dare 36, the graphics are incredible the physics are so good, and the idea is great. This is way better then my game.

jackyjjc says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:32pm

WOW you pretty much nailed every aspect of the game! The graphics looks lovely and cute. The character movement was perfectly responsive. The triple / double jump is ridiculous and make me feel like my character is a badass ninja. The shooting mechanics feels great, shooting that spear is very satisfying especially when I hit multiple fishes. My only minor complain is that the sharks were buggy, a lot of the time they were swimming upside down. Sometimes it became 2x bigger as well. Also, I wish I can get life so when I make mistakes I don't have to play the levels over and over again when I die to the sharks :(

Overall this is the best game I have seen by far. Give me a full game and I will pay for this!

Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:59pm

It. Feels. So. Good. Just damn good. Very smooth gameplay, controls and physics. And (should I say?) astonishing visuals. I don't know how you did it, but it's a very beautiful and fun game.

The most polished and solid entry of LD36 so far.

Great job!

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:26am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! 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 indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

ccegeadamcc says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:30am

Good physics

teamBallShui says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:54am

Really nice game. Good looking and good physics. But getting eaten by shark while standing on the boat doesn't seem fair to me.

seveca95 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:03am

I love the art and the effective mechanics, awesome game

Sep 10, 2016 @ 11:11am

Nice game with great graphics

Sep 12, 2016 @ 7:07pm

I loved this game!!! "+1 jump... I don't need that...." Strauss said 5 seconds before being ate by a shark.

I loved the graphics, the gameplay, the physics.. One of the best games that I have played.

nihilaleph says ...
Sep 16, 2016 @ 1:24am

Great game! Nice graphics, cool physics and mechanics~ Though one time I got killed right after the character jumped off the boat T_T Anyway great work!

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