Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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Freedom

by someone - Compo Entry

Escape the genetics research labs and gain your freedom.

Controls:
Arrows - move
Space - Bite
Z - Zoom out

It was supposed to be more of a stealth game where your bite would cause people to go crazy and attack everything they see. I had to do some last minute redesign to make it a playable game.

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Ratings

#303Audio3.17
#337Mood3.19
#384Graphics3.33
#528Innovation3.14
#571Fun3.03
#647Overall3.07
#730Humor2.38
#963Theme2.67
#1383Coolness47%

Comments

swizzcheez says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:59am

Felt a little tough to work out what to do with the controls, but overall good job.

kaype says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:02am

"11/10. Like Half-Life with Dinosaurs" - IGN 2015

dyfer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:23am

its not bad at all

SledKnight says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:52am

A little too easy to get stuck in the vents at corners and T joints, but still fun. I found the Exit!!! :D

PaulJs says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:22pm

Fun game concept but I have not really found in relation to the theme.

Draknek says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 11:08am

Losing health over time is the worst :(

I realise that it wouldn't be challenging without that, but the way it is right now, I have zero interest in trying to crawl through buggy vents and die repeatedly.

ProjectX593 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:40am

Had a bit of trouble with the controls in the vents but otherwise pretty cool. I like the character art!

dylanwolf says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 2:11am

Rather challenging--I like the puzzle aspect of it, and wall-walking was a different approach to a side-scroller (though around corners it was a bit confusing at first).

decodersmith says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 5:04am

Good job getting something done. The art looks pretty good!

Tortoise says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 5:07am

Got stuck in the vents a few times. Really nice graphics but the controls were a bit hard to grasp.

Hambone says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:12am

Interesting character

syncxzoz says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:20am

how to win this game? i like the dino..

grillaface says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 6:27pm

Really cool premise but I had a rough time controlling the character. Kept getting stuck in the tunnels. Really wanted to go further... Love the ambient soundtrack and the graphics look great. Nice job!

Apr 25, 2015 @ 6:29pm

Fun idea for a game. If the controls were polished a bit it could make for a great game

PushmePullyu says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 7:45pm

Got stuck in the vents a lot but I found the exit :D

Nikteddy92 says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 8:16pm

Woah! I like the idea and the life system! Btw It's a little too hard for my capabilities XD
Great Entry!

Apr 30, 2015 @ 5:53am

Pretty cool game for what you have so far! Great work!

GAFBlizzard says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 6:24pm

Nice work, though I'm not a fan of the losing health part. Makes it more of a stressful memorization game (and working around mechanics game) than a cool alien game.

I did have problems at T joints since I couldn't figure out a way to climb in, and had to stick on the roof instead.


I do like the wall/ceiling walk though! It reminds me a of an ancient game called XEvil, before the graphical update. The aliens in there could run on walls and were pretty terrifying.

Nice atmosphere.

Wolfgang_ says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 3:15pm

Very nice game. Difficult, but very nice graphics and overall control. A few times I had a little difficulty in tunnels.

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