Ludum Dare 29 — April 25th-28th Weekend — Theme: Beneath the Surface

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Metal Beneath Skin

by CMaster - Jam Entry

** Game start bug fixed **

A "hunt them down" game.

On the surface, all these street citizens look the same.

beneath the surface however, one of them hides a deadly secret - they are a killer robot! Find them and bring them to justice.

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Fortyseven says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:39pm

Clicking "Start Game" on the web version, but nothing happens.

"Instructions" and "Visit our website" buttons work, however.

Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:41pm

Problem with the game mate when I click play it doesn't load. :/

CMaster says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 5:27pm

Bug fixed now. Sorry all!

demonshanker2 says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 8:57pm

Couldn't stop laughing at the sounds the citizens made when poked.

Mnemusyne says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 9:48pm

Took me a while to figure out which person was the player and then I couldn't really figure out what to do.

zkenshin says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 9:17pm

The controls were a little stiff, but nice idea.

May 4, 2014 @ 11:17am

The game is pretty fun, but also pretty hard. :v Great game. :)

JaJ says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 12:19pm

I think the concept is great but the playability is not what it could have been. It's hard to find out where you are, the controls are unprecise, and there are too many items to switch between. I would take out the cutting knife and megaphone.

gre says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 1:38pm

nice concept! cool sprite animation also :-)

JokerDen says ...
May 8, 2014 @ 9:52am

Droll! I like the concept and sounds. At first it is difficult to play, but than it's ok.

mark.goetz says ...
May 10, 2014 @ 9:46pm

Great concept, and I love the use of different items! I did think it was a little hard to move around and use some of the items, and as such I wasn't able to actually catch the robot. If you miss with the gun, it's especially hard. But still, any game where you have to figure out who's an android by poking them with your finger and seeing if they clank isn't a bad one.

noom says ...
May 13, 2014 @ 2:19am

Took me a while before I could spot my avatar, neat concept, I really didn't enjoy the sound effects, a lot of the poke audio sounded like you recorded them in a hurricane (breathing directly into the mic) and the megaphone sound basically deafened me.

badlydrawnrod says ...
May 15, 2014 @ 8:04pm

Excellent concept. I liked the sound effects when you poke the people. The android is quite hard to catch though.

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