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

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Monster Roller

by fatSquirrel - Compo Entry

Roll the death ball down the slope to destroy the peaceful town of goodtownville.

Note: no sounds or music.


'R' will reset the camera to the starting position.
Click the left / right buttons for moving the ramp
Fire button will release the ball
Shoot again...lets you shoot again

When you ball count is 0 'T' will reset the game

Have fun!

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fuzzalicious says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:36am

Interesting gameplay. Not so sure about the theme though.

Nikteddy92 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:59am

Hahahaha Funny idea! It's a little out of theme, but no problem! :D
Nice gameplay and clean graphic, well done!

Wevel says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:05am

Needs a bit more work to fit the theme

hinerz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:44am

The controls are a bit difficult, but otherwise satisfying gameplay (maybe more sound effects? Bigger buildings? That would make it even more fun!)

TheLocust says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:54am


Interface says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:16am

Always fun to try some novel idea for gameplay. As said by others, controls are a bit hard.

Shaw says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:24am

Graphics are simple but effective and i'm a sucker for destruction. Nice job.

Pampattitude says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:35am

I think adding rotation would have made it even more satisfying :x
But it's pretty fun nonetheless!

JoshCJohnK says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:09pm

Out of the boxing thinking, I like that especially in game jams. Being able to rotate the ramp would have made gameplay more enjoyable as well as an increase in ball speed.

collaboration says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:16pm

Hm, I think you could develop it into a very interesting game, it doesn't fit theme that much, but as concept it worked very well.

Denis347 says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 9:40am

The gameplay could have been a bit faster. It would definitely benefit from some sound effects. But it was quite fun to play.

Biruts says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 12:54am

Very nice project guys, i really love it, please check our game too and if you liked it give us a vote. Look for Road to hell and enjoy.

Kassimkot says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 3:47am

it was ok. not sure about the theme. unless were a giant firey dragon ball destroying a city or something.

Cliff Lee(CL) says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:06am

Idea is from bowling? Nice work!
If you speed up the tempo of game, that will be much better.

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