December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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Villainous Dungeons

by Axelhein - 48 Hour Compo Entry

This game was made in 48 hours during the Ludum Dare 25 competition.

You are an evil wizard who wants to protect his treasure.
Sadly you are not a good enough wizard to give your guards a mind of their own.
Therefore you have to possess your guards to control them.

How to play:
Click on a guard to possess it.
Use the arrow keys or WASD to move whatever you are controlling.
Press X to attack
Kill all the heroes before they reach the treasure.
Press R to restart the level
Press M to mute

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Comments

donmilham says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:32am

Controls are a bit tricky. Took a few tries to figure out what to do. Got through a few levels but "Link" proved to be too resourceful.

lotusgame says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:50am

Did not manage to get more than lvl two or understand all the controls.

Sim says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:33pm

An interesting idea. I struggled with the controls - there's not much time to react at the start of the level, and the camera is sometimes in an unhelpful place. Perhaps it would add more interesting gameplay to have guards attack on the spot when not controlled, so you have to move them to strategic places. Controlling a unit would still be useful for more skilful combat, or flanking, or activating traps.

Nolan C says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 8:57pm

Not a bad game, hard to click on the guys to take control of them though.. maybe a tab key or something?

Eniko says ...
Dec 23, 2012 @ 6:48am

Finished the game in a single go. It's a neat concept, but shame that the actual combat kind of turns into mashing X repeatedly. Does what it sets out to do well though and feels polished. Amusing to find a game that like mine uses possession in an evil dungeon. ;)

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