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

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by DesignerNap - Compo Entry


But beware... you may learn something about yourself!

A and D = Turn
SPACE = Fire
W - Boost
C - Credits
ESC - Quit


The end screen explains that as you have destroyed more of the city than the creature, in a cruel twist of morality, YOU are the REAL monster here. Just in case people don't play to the end and miss the point.

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Gaga says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:44am

Nice presentation

Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:50am

very very fun to play and graphics were not bad either

Deadeyejoe says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:07pm

Haha very funny game , i killed godzilla :D
But its not "you are the monster" but "kill the monster" whatever the game was cool

TagliatL says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:09pm

Launching bombs is really fun :D

fraanns says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:22pm

Fun to play, but the theme is "you are the Monster".

DesignerNap says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:58pm

...For those who are saying the theme is "you are the monster..." if you get to the end screen, it explains that! ;)
Destroying so many building makes YOU the monster...

TLansdale says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:46pm

I enjoyed bombing the goofy monster! It was a bit tricky to get the hang of landing the shot, but I managed to get there without destroying toooooo much of the city.... :)

DesignerNap says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:06pm

Tlansdale! You MONSTER you!

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:15pm

That's what i call collateral damage at it's best! Very smooth idea overall. fun to play. Kill godzilla, but killing everything else in extend results in something. Had fun playing it

someone9999 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:28pm

Those building destruction effects! So cool!
The intro cutscene was awesome as well.

I ended up winning with only 60% of the city destroyed XD. That was really fun!

tayl1r says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:55pm

I did it 90% first time but after that things started exploding more. Is there some fail safe so you can't damage him below 25% health at 100% buildings standing? Seemed to stop taking my bombs... But anyway, I liked it! A+ Would play again.

DesignerNap says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:24pm

Thanks everyone! I have found a bug that seems to occur occasionally where the creature stops taking damage and I am not sure why. Script all looks fine so I am going to dig into it a bit more. Thanks for playing though and glad you all enjoyed it!

Drunkteam says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 7:38pm

Unreal is hard for the graphic card...

Sep 5, 2015 @ 3:28pm

Super challenging game, very nice looking though! I included it in part 16 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

HotBoxGames says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 8:27pm

I really liked the intro screen on this!
Really well put together, good job!

Sep 12, 2015 @ 9:49pm

Haha as the intro rolled up, some buildings exploded, and the monster looked straight at the camera! Spooky!

I did have some trouble aiming at the monster, but got the hang of swinging round the city for further attempts.

Turns out I'm a monster and destroyed 45% of the city.

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