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

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Fright Night

by Grouflon - Jam Entry

The voices... they won't leave you alone
Kill the intruders, kill them all !


Controls :
Arrows - move
Spacebar - action

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness100%
#81Theme(Jam)4.09
#128Graphics(Jam)4.24
#139Overall(Jam)3.74
#176Fun(Jam)3.57
#263Mood(Jam)3.49
#330Innovation(Jam)3.28
#522Humor(Jam)2.79

Comments

Move127 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:46am

Great game. The art looks great. The controls were a little funky, but not bad.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:59am

I got stuck on the dancing level. The wall collisions were a bit strange. Great graphics though!

superfluous says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 1:08am

This game was great. The art, the execution of the theme, the strategy. All awesome. I had a lot of fun with it.

snarf says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:08pm

Great game! controls doesn't feel right, though. stabbing only works facing left. And the character moves a bit weird...

Razoric says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:09pm

Oh my god. If you clean up the controls and collision I would totally buy this game.

Joror says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:13pm

Great artwork! Stabbing was a bit of a precise work... gameplay wise you probably need a few more interactable things.

qkerguelen says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:31pm

The hitboxes were a bit strange to me but Art looks awesome!

lanestp says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:10pm

Awesome! Everything in this one is good! Controls aren't 100% but I kind of feel like that adds to the lumbering Jason Voorhies style. A little polish and I would pay for this one!

mar3k says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 7:58pm

Amazing, great art and idea. Good job!

Dianouille says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 8:49am

Awesome ! I agree with the other comments about everything (collision problem + nice graphics). I don't have anything left to say. It would be cool to add some music later ;)

Aug 27, 2015 @ 8:53am

Awesome game :P, love de art and theme.

Rocketship says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:10am

Argh if the hit detection in the stabbing worked better it would be a great puzzle game. Right now I found myself cursing more often than not. The graphics are great and the gameplay itself has a lot of potential, just work on that stabbing thing and you'll have a very nice game there.

Nikteddy92 says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:28am

Whoah this game is really nice!
I like the pixel art you made, it's great! :D
The gameplay is smooth and enjoyable and sometime a little challenging!
Well done!

Chris Olsen says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:51am

Got a little frustrated with the guy's movement speed but it's got super pretty pixel art :)

Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:32am

The idea is good, the game is very fun and we have discovered our psyco face!

pnkthrepwood says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 11:52am

Loved the art and the style!

Nice animations

randoman says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:19pm

Amazing game, a little difficult but very fun!

congusbongus says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:23pm

This is a very neat game, the animations and detail are so good! It was hard to get used to the hit detection though. It's a shame that there's no audio.

Aelius says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 7:31pm

A nice tweak would be to have walls that have smaller collider, but add some kind of transparency when the player is behind them. Great game, keep it up!

Aug 27, 2015 @ 8:16pm

Great idea! Would have loved a little help on level 3, but overall could see this as a great full game

Jerre says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:12am

Looks very nice, nice idea also, but controls not very good, and sadly no music, couldve done with some annoying too loud young peoples music ;)

SecularBaron says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:40am

Awesome and fun game. With good graphics and animation.

K.Chplr says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 8:59pm

Well done, the gameplay is very polished for a ldjam game imo. The pixel art and animations are also great.

NoWandStudios says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:33am

Pixel art and gameplay are great! This game with a creepy sound would be awesome!

peterthehe says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:53pm

Beautiful graphics, great idea. One of the best games I've seen this LD

crucknuk says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 7:43pm

Simple and efficient, I enjoyed the game but no music :/ it's too bad, he would have been great with some audio! Animation and graphics are nice, so great entry! good job!

mantis says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 4:44pm

Really good game. Loved the switching to slasher mode idea :)

Dizzyman572 says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 11:44pm

Very good game with some dark atmosphere gameplay. I particularly liked the scenario with the dancing because I felt like that added more to the world you were creating in this game with these teenage parties. I loved the graphics in this game, some of the best pixel art work I've seen in a Ludum Dare game jam. Overall, cool game. :)

bombjack says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 6:48pm

very good concept. well executed. nice graphics. solid entry :)

DaanVanYperen says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 7:34pm

Really fun gameplay!

Sep 4, 2015 @ 9:18pm

+1 to previous comments concerning control improvement and buying it afterwards)

AlexFili says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 10:45am

The subject matter fits the theme quite well. The core mechanics are simple but the gameplay is fun enough to balance it out. I like the graphical style and overall this has potential to be a really great polished game.

Almax27 says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 3:30pm

Loved the art and felt cool switching between killer and normal guy :D

Togimaro says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 2:18am

Really cool! I hope a post jam version with more levels!

BuffaloPhil says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 2:46am

Hey, that was pretty great

DarkwindMedia says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 12:20pm

Nice mechanic and good use of the theme! Good graphics too!

kidando says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 1:48pm

Solid solid solid entry dude. Your graphics were just 'killer' :). But seriously, the quality blow me away

scorched says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 8:03pm

Mechanics are similar to those of my game, but way better graphics! Completed all levels.
For some reason sometimes with the knife in hand I walk right, but sprite is oriented to left, also some text in the first level is under the objects.

arzi says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 10:05pm

Great art! The gameplay was good, but it was a bit too difficult to hit the... eh, targets?

radmars says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 10:10pm

Oh man, add some awesome/creepy/intense audio and music to this to really amp up the atmosphere! Really nice combination of puzzle and stealth gameplay. Each level felt unique and interesting. Wish I could stab up/down; I definitely lost a couple times cause of that.

zatyka says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 2:11am

Great stuff. Creepy, fun, with great visuals. It was begging for some sound.

Tanton-H2X says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 2:27am

Wonderful game~~!!
Hope you choose a bgm which you love in new version~
there are a small bug in level2.
when the girl and the man escape to the exit-trigger together~
game not restart... so i killed them then i win this level...
level3 is genius~ if people not notice the dialogue,they may not find the key to achieve their goals~(just like me...>u<)

bossmojoman says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 2:43am

Awesome job, Only thing missing was sound. Loved it.

Drauthius says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 6:15pm

Pretty solid entry. Wish there were some actual voices and sound!

Sep 8, 2015 @ 8:28pm

The game looks absolutely lovely.

I love the animations on the antagonist, it was a little annoying trying to catch fleeing victims though.

ManuSaiz says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 3:18pm

Nice cereal killer game, It was pretty interesting to have that set up room, remembers me of Dexter in a Cthulu-ish ritual way, awesome!

MechanicMoon says ...
Sep 10, 2015 @ 4:00pm

I think that this entry is one of the best games of this edition. Awesome job, I love it :-)

Patomkin says ...
Sep 11, 2015 @ 3:00pm

Kinda reminds me of Party Hard, but that's not a bad thing - I wish there were more games like this :)

MapleQuest says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 8:31pm

This is really fun! What a clever idea!

The hit detection was a little weird at times, and the lack of depth to walls (colliding with the top of a wall, for example) but not a big deal.

The last level took some timing that was a bit tight.

Overall I really like this one a lot! Some basic sounds, even from bxfr or something, would have gone a long way to help.

Sparrow says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 12:13pm

Awesome game! This needs audio! :)

Darkflint says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 8:05pm

I am a worm....a worthless worm...

Lianne Booton says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 9:09am

Quite interesting! Love the graphics and colour choices.

Ludipe says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 3:50pm

Quite an awesome game, I liked the core mechanic and the theme use. Part action game and part puzzle game.

well done!

Xanjos says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 10:24pm

Lack of audio kills it (excuse the unintentional pun :P) but I absolutely loved the concept plus you've nailed the theme very well. Also that last level was pretty hard but very clever at the same time.

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