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

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Candy Theif

by Xeke_Death - Compo Entry

Before you comment on the title, play the game...!
This was made in about 4 hours, don't expect much depth...

Mouse only, click required only once...
Might work or touch devices, I haven't tested it, but don't count on it...

Move your monster around by moving the mouse...
Try not to move the mouse out of the play area, it can make controlling harder if you don't mouse in at the same place you moused out...

Collect candy and avoid cross-hairs...
High score is currently 150...

Created with
Phaser 2.4.2
Sounds made in SFXR:
Some music generator I found on the LD site here:

And now, for the final disclaimer:
Yes, it is misspelled intentionally... When I first created the project folder, I misspelled 'thief', then had the awesome idea to leave it that way because I am the monster...

Downloads and Links




Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:26pm

Really simple and fun at the same time. Love the art also !

psychonull says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:04am

Very simple and fun game. Really addictive.

Aelius says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:04pm

Why would you be a monster for not correcting a typo in your own game? People who'd force you to correct it are the monsters, it's your game after all.

Xeke_Death says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:04am

@Aelius No one can force me to correct anything... But typos and mistakes can bother people... And the knowledge that I will never correct it will be with them forever, they shall be bothered by the typo forever!!! MWA HA HAA!!!

Aug 26, 2015 @ 7:36am

Surprisingly fun and addictive! My only complaint is that a crosshair spawned directly on the monster three times in a row which was a bit annoying. :)

goet says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 7:46am

This is just lazy as hell. I don't care how long it took you to make it.

Aug 28, 2015 @ 2:21pm

Hahah, cool idea, and an interesting game

ReddogStone says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 3:58pm

This is a very simple game, in fact, a little too simple. It gets a bit boring, soon. Things I liked are the cute grahics and the tune. Thus, considering the extremely short creation time, it's a nice little game.

Aug 31, 2015 @ 2:53pm

Not bad, but not very innovative either.

Larzan says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 4:20pm

Hehe, nice one. Simple but fun to play. But am i missing some house gfx? It is just a black screen with player and crosshair?

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