Ludum Dare 33 — August 21st-24th, 2015 — Theme: You are the Monster

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Ski Free Lunch

by 1y1e - Compo Entry

As a yeti you have to eat whatever 'food' is best available to you if you're going to stave off extinction. Eat enough skiers to fill your belly!

Controls: Move using arrows or WASD keys.


Inspired by the 1991 classic SkiFree:

Ski Free Lunch was build entirely on a Windows Surface 3 using Unity 5, Audacity,

Untested on OSX or Linux yet, so if there is anything game-breaking please let me know in the comments!

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Shawn says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:22am

Plays great on OSX. I loved SkiFree, and I think it was really fun to flip it around. Great concept and execution!

Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:13am

The newspapers were my favorite part. "It's pretty gross" haha.

Also really good interpretation of the original art. Faithful but also new and cool.

Balzaque says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:43pm

Really cool xD

WubAlliance says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:36pm

Fun game! Solid graphics, awesome AI movement. I can't imagine how terrifying it must be for those skiers, lol. The sound effects made me jump at first, but grew on me after a while. Nice job!

lanestp says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:37pm

When the topic was announced I hoped someone would make this game! Great art, fun gameplay, one of my favorites!

Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:40pm

The theme and idea is just awesome!

Miltage says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:42pm

What an amazing idea. I remember trying to outrun that damn yeti as a kid. Great entry.

Crefossus says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:40am

Nice. I think you balanced the yeti run speed and the skier speed to a satisfying result.

mokujin says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:29am

Cool idea. I liked sounds and animations!

Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:58am

That's the second game I've seen this LD with the exact same idea, so I'm going to have to mark you down on innovation. Sorry.

You did it better though.

ToloaGames says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 3:57pm

Fun little game!

intXparts says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 12:41am

Awesome spin on a classic! Great humor and I love the animations and sounds the yeti makes. Excellent work!

nassi says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:51pm

Vastly superior to the SkiFree game I played before this. This is what I expected when I noticed that someone had made a reverse SkiFree. Good job.

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