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

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by snooze82 - Compo Entry

Are YOU the real, true Monster?
Are YOU HannibaLL, or is it the other Player?

2-Player Game, kick your opponent off the floating island.

If the music is too annoying, scroll down and click the stop button :)

Made with JavaScript and THREE.JS.

The rules say, I should highlight the missing-shadow bugfix, which I added after submission: I added a missing light source for player shadows (otherwise, it's nearly impossible to know, where you are on the field).

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Suese says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:45am

AHH MY EARS!! Collision bug, the players fly off the screen.

MrDave says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:37pm

I really enjoyed the music and it was really clever to put it at the bottom of the page because then we can change the settings at any point.

I would have loved to play this with two people however for some reason WASD didn’t work for me so I didn’t really get to experience the game, for this reason I will not leave a rating in those categories.

razavidn says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:38pm

A fun little game, feels a little shoehorned into the theme maybe?

Tigris says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Not very thematic, but nice attempt.

snooze82 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:46pm

razavidn: My girlfriend is reading all the Hannibal novels -- I thought of aliens, virusses, zombies and always came back to Hannibal - not shoehorned, but yes, it looks like :D

Deadpan-Gamez says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:02pm

Loved it!

cudabear says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:02pm

This game reminds me of a mario party minigame, haha. Didn't have someone to play with but I had a good laugh for a couple minutes playing each character with a separate hand.

The controls feel a little abrupt, some acceleration/deceleration in a game like this would make it feel more out of control.

The collision with the floor seemed a bit odd, sometimes I was floating.

Great job making a 3D game in webGL in 48 hours!

Pusty says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:12pm

This music tho! :D

uvwar says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:47pm

Made me think of the Mario Party bumperball minigame. I really like the stretch out face graphics.

peterkirk says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:27pm

I tried with my room mate but we couldn't get use to the controls. Most of the deaths were caused by our own actions. The music is annoyingly beautiful.

Goutye says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:00pm

I was able to stuck both player on the upper left corner, without nothing beneath them. :o
Interesting entry for the "2 players" possibility! However, hard to know exactly where you are. Maybe a little shadow under the guys would have been perfect! I had some fun :) Thank

snooze82 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:11pm

Goutye: Uh, yes. I added lights and shadow casting, but introduced a bug somehow. Fixed it. Thanks.

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:36pm

Fun game. Love the simple music. Congrats

stevenlr says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:46pm

Pretty nice game, but the collisions are a bit bugged. I like the terrain, and the music create a nice mood. However you modified your entry and didn't leave the original compo version.

SecularBaron says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:43am

I had fun. The music was good but the collision sound was a bit much. Good sumo game.

m3_on says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 4:34pm

Haha, it's a cute idea, but has some bugs. I was able to clip my ball into the other ball and then the audio would go nuts playing the collision sound!

shawn42 says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:10am

Fun game. I did notice that if I just held space, I could jump forever and never fall. \o/ Also, yes please fix the collision bug sounds :(

crucknuk says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 10:54am

It made me laugh more than anything. It is cute, and the collision bugs are just hilarious.
Well you made my day!

yuigoto says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 7:45pm

The real "Hanniball", huh? :P Nice little game! Is the terrain made up of voxels, or generated randomly? Nice! :)

The music isn't that annoying, it's quite fun and calming actually. The only thing I had problems was the collision bug and the sfx when this happened. :P

snooze82 says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:27pm

thanks for all your comments - I playtested mainly with a gamepad which didnt result in these collision bugs. :/

yuigoto: the terrain is dynamically generated from noise and then stitched to the bottom side (which is also generated)

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