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Monks: The age of reason

by carlmartus - Compo Entry

Action and story game.

You play as a monk in an old brotherhood.

HTML5, WebGL should work in most modern browsers.

Arrow keys or WASD
Mouse to look
Mouse click to cast spell (Introduced in level 2)

Enjoy the game :)

Downloads and Links




bpvelloso says ...
Apr 19, 2015 @ 10:22pm

Very Good Game! Congratulations!! I like the graphics and the gameplay!

sanojian says ...
Apr 19, 2015 @ 11:37pm

Die for me, countless monks! Is there an engine here or is it all from scratch? The game was fun but I feel there is such potential here for amazing things. Great job!

carlmartus says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:29am

Thanks its written in javascript and some glsl. It uses a library called estk.js to get the WebGL context up. I use a tool called 'tiled' to export the levels which are imported by the game. Check out the code at github.

GagaPete says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:14am

Very well done game. The graphics are simple but very polished. Took a second to understand the controls though.

PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:20pm

There's just simply something very funny about monks.

rattower says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 2:53pm

Pretty funny. Reminds me a bit of Myth for some reason.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:12pm

Great to see some webGL :D

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:44pm

Interresting 2d/3d graphics, good enrty, very funny.

fndy says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:03pm

An excellent game, but had some minor troublrd with controls (mouse way to senetive) and the viewing angle is unnaturally downwards.

gnx says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:36pm

Excellent stuff. Really nice use of a simple 3d and characters to build genuine atmosphere :)

I also liked how in the story the combat suddenly just erupts as you're still getting into grips with the game.
Lots of mood points for that!

AnEvilEmpire says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:42pm

haha, that was pretty fun.

Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:59am

Really awesome look you've got for the game!

Diventurer says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:00am

Nice game, although it would definitely have been better with some music! :) I like the art style.

Demy says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:40am

Simple and fun game. Well done.

Vaughn says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 5:40am

One of the coolest games I've played so far in LD32. The art and graphics were really good - loved the style choices. I did a full playthrough of the game on Twitch if you want to check it out:

suppi says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 11:07am

I really liked your game. I'm sure sound and an end screen would've made him even better!

carlmartus says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 7:50pm

Wow nice twitch cast Vaughn ^_^

Apr 27, 2015 @ 1:40pm

The final battle was a nice touch, well done!

May 1, 2015 @ 3:58pm

Nice game. :D

tmpxyz says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:03am

Number is power. There's still great potential in this.

chocobyte says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 11:39pm

Great game! I liked the art style a lot. Sound and Music would've been nice. And to be honest, I just won the endfight by runnnning! ;)

pixzleone says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 12:29pm

Very cool artstyle! Keep it up!

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