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

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Carrot Capers

by phaze0 - Jam Entry

I am not proud of this.

Kill bunnies. For their feet.

Controls = AnyKey + Time

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Move127 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:40am

I definitely feel like a monster now.

peecestudios says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:00am

Good Game!

Fanatrick says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:04am

that redneck voice *chuckles*

humor would definitely be it's strong point, the dynamic control index at the beginning of the game is just not convenient.

MasterZenith says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:22am

There are long streches where there are no rabbits and nothing is happening. I'm just waiting 30 seconds doing nothing.

If I'm the monster, why do I feel shame?

Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:24am

I'm just going to come out and say it: why can't the menus work like normal menus? Even with the warning at the start, I found the menus very confusing. And then I found the gameplay confusing, since I didn't know what button was for shooting (turns out all of them).

I found it slightly annoying that sometimes rabbits would spawn and take a carrot before the crosshair went over them. Also, why do they only spawn on the right?

This might sound like I hated it, but I didn't. It was fun! I'm just better at expressing negativity than positivity (not a good way to make friends, but that's a story for another day).

lanestp says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:26am

Fun little game. Nice job!

Grahhhhh says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:30am

I wish this reflected how I really felt, I felt 0% shame. Oh God, I think I could cry with laughter

phaze0 says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 2:05am

@MasterZenith - yea, it's not too great about that, but having more carrots attracts more bunnies. And you feel shame because the alcohol is wearing off, of course!

@Slashee the Cow - first off, awesome name. Secondly no, they can't; they are monstrous and awful just like the hunter. I won't ever implement menus like this again though, too many negatives.
And they randomly decide a side to spawn on, you just got (un?)lucky.

DruhinM says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 3:35am

Good game. Well done

KhaoTom says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:26pm

This game is weird and I like it that way. The menu system? Love it. It works just like the shooting part.

Lukbebalduke says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:34am

hahaha, the way you created the controls is very interesting! Nice entry =)

Nurbs says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 1:07am

Fantastic game. The insistence on only one button for input is weird, and the biggest challenge is just waiting for the reticle to swing back to the right so you can shoot th' bastards, but I guess it would be real easy otherwise.

ate all muh bullets

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