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

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by 1176Studios - Compo Entry

A game where you play as all four ghosts!

Each ghost handles differently and you can only hurt that yellow bastard when he has not eaten a power pellet for a while. And he knows it!

Use the arrow keys and wait for your time to strike.

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Sadale says ...
Aug 23, 2015 @ 1:52pm

Pretty good. But it doesn't work well with lower resolution environment. I have to zoom out to see the whole thing.

FYI: I also used libgdx for my game :)

merrak says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:02am

Not bad! I had trouble getting the ghosts to fit through the corridors, though.

TiByte says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:43am

Great Idea.

colinn says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:42pm

Great. In my game I approached the subject from the eyes of a typical person and something they might see as a negative and unstoppable force. I *really* enjoyed how literal your approach is. Really great

LeafThief says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:43pm

They can finally take revenge on Pacman! Yes!

berkano says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:47pm

What a great twist! The AI is pretty good. Genuinely fun to play and quite challenging trying to get all the ghosts to do what you want.

mantis says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 10:51am

Fun game!

MrThee says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:44am

not the most original idea in the world (this was the main mechanic in PacMan Versus IIRC), but this was pretty aight. good job on pacman's AI (small gripe: his sprite doesn't always face the direction he's moving).

GraciCebola says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 3:12am

Wow! That's really interesting! Nice idea, congrats!

Sep 15, 2015 @ 12:13am

quite hard!

nice concept!


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