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

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Prison Break

by drakekin - Compo Entry

CURRENTLY ONLY WORKS IN WEBKIT-BASED BROWSERS (CHROME, OPERA ETC). FIREFOX PORT IS INCOMING.

Congratulations! No-one thought it was possible but you've done it. You broke into the secret government research facility on the north pole and stole the XN-47 space fighter, a state of the art warmachine complete with limited self repair capability and a full complement of missiles, rockets and a high powered laser. Sadly, the space police have caught up with you. Your face is plastered wall to wall on earth as 'Public Enemy #1'. You might not walk away from this one, but you may as well take some of 'em with you.

Mouse to aim, left click to fire selected weapon, right click to fire secondary weapon (shown to the right) w/s to increase/decrease speed, a/d to cycle through weapons. Small fighters are worth 1 point, capital ships worth 5.

Additional Notes:
Rockets are dumb projectiles, missiles will home in on enemy targets. Both have blast radius's so be careful.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#224Graphics3.58
#588Fun2.83
#644Innovation2.71
#738Mood2.52
#738Overall2.80
#931Theme1.92
#1362Coolness46%

Comments

colozz says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:23am

Nice interface, cool game but without the little story you tell us, it's a dock fight game so it doesn't match well the theme

Teekeks says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:25am

Quite funny, some soundeffects would have been nice.

chromebookbob says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:41am

good gameplay, surprisingly fun

Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:43am

Like the interface but I don't think the dogfighting worked that well.

TwixtorTitan says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:46am

Dogfighting is a cool idea but didn't work that well.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:07pm

Cool game. Took a little while to figure out the controls but I got it. Laser is confusing, does it even work? In the end good job, it was ambitiouos but you got it done.

KPapaGeorge says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:24pm

Great Gameplay and Graphics. One issue that I had with the game was that the laser was extremely glitchy

Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:11am

The handling is too fast and imprecise to function as a great space shooter, but all the graphical elements are done very well.

Mimus says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:25am

Good gameplay, great graphics

toni343 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:02pm

The interface was too big, I couldn't see anything. It lacks sound and you really aren't a monster, are you? Missed theme.

boardtobits says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:09pm

Cool little flyer. Impressive for 48 hours.

peterkirk says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:02pm

I think the game is really cool but I don’t think this relates to the theme too much.

Wingy Mammoth says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:56am

No monsters detected. So marks r low. But nice space action.

NAL says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:01am

Very pretty and well made, nice job!

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