Ludum Dare 37 — December 9th-11th, 2016 — Theme: One Room

Well, Mike ran in to problems getting ldjam.com working properly with about 12 hours left in the Compo, so this is the backup plan.

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Jimmy Maze

by doogge - Compo Entry

This game was made with Scratch. I know it has no sound, and it has terrible graphics. This game focuses on strategy.



This is a game about killing enemies as a circle named Jimmy, 'cause of course, he has to defend his one room. The more you kill, the faster they get. By holding the spacebar, you can draw lines which can kill the enemies. Use the arrow keys to move Jimmy.

Just so you know, I can draw better things. The last picture was just a random picture by me.




Made With Scratch.

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Ratings

#627Overall2.27
#1563Coolness20%

Comments

Dec 13, 2016 @ 12:29pm

The concept is interesting and the mechanic of drawing lines to kill enemies seems cool, but when i hold space the line starts to draw very far, on the left of the screen, not from the character. It is very difficult to play. Good try however, keep working :-)

mmason says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 1:26am

It's a good concept that could be developed further, I encountered

mmason says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 1:27am

clicked submit by accident, I encountered the same line being drawn at the wrong place too

c4m says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 12:19am

Nice, this could turn out pretty fun if you were to develop further. It's a bit difficult to control, though. The difficulty curve is kinda savage, though.

drludos says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 1:48pm

Nice entry for the LD37, the idea is very interesting! :)

I hope you'll develop the game further with more graphics and maybe different kinds of enemies.

I too was annoyed but the "line drawing far the character" mechanic, although it's part of what makes the game so challenging. However, I think it'll play better if the line was starting from the character.

Uliana Galich says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 6:34pm

Nice art and good luck

Eggplant says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 7:27pm

Playing a Scratch game again brought back memories! :D It was fun. I had an issue where all the enemies got stuck in a wall. Neat idea though, good job on completing Ludum Dare!

Dec 16, 2016 @ 7:43pm

nice try. keep making games!

GoofStudios says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 9:08pm

The game has no clear goal but it was a nice concept to start.

MestR says ...
Jan 2, 2017 @ 3:01pm

The cursor is very far off from where you're drawing.

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