Ludum Dare 30 — August 22nd-25th, 2014 — Theme: Connected Worlds

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Substitute Night Watchman

by OathAlliance - Jam Entry

Hey Phil,
I'm not feeling to well, so if you can be a Sub for my Night watchman position at the Nikola Tesla Museum for the day that'd be great. Management has given me to "Okay". Show up on time and spend the night there. I'll leave you a message with more info later.
Thanks,
Jack

In Substitute Night Watchman you play as the unsuspecting Phil who is doing a favor for a friend. Unbenounced to you something is going on. Can you survive the night(8 minutes)?

If you're wanting to stream playing this game and would like to interview me, send me a message on Twitter: @OathAlliance

Game made using Construct 2
Art assets were personally handmade by OathAlliance
Voice Acting and SFX done by OathAlliance
Music: House Of Marionettes by Crowthemusic

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#377Audio(Jam)3.07
#390Mood(Jam)3.07
#468Fun(Jam)2.88
#568Innovation(Jam)2.71
#597Overall(Jam)2.89
#640Theme(Jam)2.38
#720Graphics(Jam)2.29
#1767Coolness32%

Comments

Buttsteam says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:19am

First off, I really like the description being in character. As well as the fact that the menu/timer is the main character's phone. Super cool!

The concept is pretty neat, although it was a little unclear at first what I was supposed to be doing. The music was really cool, especially how you changed to pitch to make it seem like you had multiple tracks (sneaky sneaky!)

Definitely could be awesome if you have more time to flesh it out (now that LD is over of course)

Cake&Code says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:19am

That was really hard, but really fun! I only managed to survive 3 minutes. Having three of them after me really put the pressure on! :D

Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:29am

Love the UI and sounds :) Survived for 4 min.

LordYabo says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 4:09pm

Made it to 4min. Good music. Well done.

DarkCart says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 10:20pm

Couldn't figure it out, but it looks nice.

vividhelix says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 7:32am

Wow really hard, managed to run around for a while but got killed pretty fast after that :)

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