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

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Freak Craft

by KEFIR - Compo Entry

Build a monster. Build a very scary monster in order to scare people to death and get their money. To build even more scary monster...

Okay.. I really ashamed with this "game". It sucks. So feel free to put the lowest rates on it :)

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Hyoga-3D says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:35pm

Nice game, gameplay could be a little better, but congrats for implementing a upgrade system, good job.

Ninja Garage says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:33am

Very nice concept!

Artsuom says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:14pm

The idea is sound, but is there much gameplay here? Maybe I did not understand it but is there any controls or ways to affect the world?

jcwelgemoed says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:17pm

Cool idea. played very slow when I tried.

NuDawg says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:17pm

Am I missing something. I never get passed pressing the Terrorize button. How do you get to the second thumbnail with the monster in the streets. I wanna terrorize darn it :)

boardtobits says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:17pm

Love the concept. Always cool to be able to customize your character. Unfortunately I couldn't do much once I was "scaring people," and after my first run, I didn't have the funds to run my base monster again. A couple tweaks and you could have a great game with this.

Saf says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:24pm

The 'Build-your-monster' system, where the efficiency of the monster lies in how scary it is, it great! I loved the game and the art adds a funny tone to it! A good Jam game!

Almax27 says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 12:01pm

Concept is great, but didn't feel like there was much 'game' here, just being able to move the monster up and down to avoid attacks from enemies would have been enough.

Biruts says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:14am

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.

Pickens Inc. says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 8:59am

Nice concept. I know you probably ran out of time for this. I'm not sure if I was supposed to be invisible during terrorizing, or if there is anything you can do during it, but it has potential!

KEFIR says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:29am

@Pickens Inc.
oh, you probably should play fullscreen or click "web" link.. window size is too small here.
Anyways don't waste your time :(

Mase says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 7:12pm

Building a monster is an appealing idea. And parallax scrolling is always good. As for the overall gameplay... well... I think you've summed it up in your description.

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