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

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by salmonmoose - Compo Entry

Wag your tail for attention.

This is a narrative piece - if you're looking for cutting edge game play, this is not the place.

I took the them extremely literally - this was the result.

(Embedded is Unity Player, WebGL link if you have Chrome).

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Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:16am

Ah. One of the new entries in the "games that aren't fun" genre. Yeah, its okay.

Phil Strahl says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:19am

Interesting game, liked the minimalist graphics and reinforced message. Sound wasn't missing and the mini-game gameplay is fitting. Only the last part I didn't quite get. Whose attention was the beagle trying to get? Anyone from the outside? Was I, the player, pushing the cart? Because I surely was paying attention to the cute doggie. Nevertheless: Nice work!

Birke says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:20am

It was fun to get the dog to wag it's tail but it came out of the blue what the game was actually about. Maybe it would have worked better if the dog gradually got worse on the pictures or something. At the end I did not really feel like a monster because roleplaying as the dog had not really made it's situation worse

cgmorton says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:46am

See I saw the last picture and thought the dog was starving, and you were a neglectful monster, the animal testing kind of came out of nowhere.

That is, I found that last, scrawny picture to be pretty affecting, but then the actual climax sort of missed the mark. That's just my experience.

Majko says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:27am


Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:20pm

Quite the sad game. Unique take on the theme though... I included it in part 1 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

rudra says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:20pm

Interesting one, loved the UI used here :)

Slothmachine says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 7:14pm

In this ludumdare when ever I play something cute or cuddly I know something bad is about to happen :D

bluewizard says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 2:56pm

I wanted to wag that garbage! Bad game!

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