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

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Team Parasite

by philipp - Jam Entry

"Who the hell do you think we are?"

Team Parasite is ready to roll. After years of oppression and only being able to live beneath the surface, the parasites have grown (rat meal after rat meal) enough to challenge humanity itself. It's time to make the transition from the mere parasite to the true monster status for Team Parasite.
But it has not forgotten its roots. The slow way is still its way. Leeching, Growing, Breeding.

Step by step it is your goal as designated commander of Team Parasite to navigate your soldiers around the "battlefield" and leech every last ounce of blood from your oppressors until they are no more.

- Breed your army of parasites
- Fling your soldiers around
- Leech all you want!

(Important: You can toggle general tips and the controls, if you press Space)

Twitter for harassment --> @vanHadedane

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voidstar33 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:23pm

For some reason, I was unable to click drag parasites.? Interesting idea. Is it a bug or am I doing something wrong.

philipp says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:19am

First, thanks for playing or should I saying trying to play? :D

I'm not a native speaker so maybe I made the description and the feedback in this case too unclear, sorry for that :/

You click on a parasite, then drag away from it to load the power bar and then it flings him in the opposite direction. Have you played Desert Golfing? My flinging system is similiar.

congusbongus says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 8:46am

Interesting idea

Indiestry says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 2:25pm

Intresting, like how your army of parasites grows exponentially once you have stuck a few of them together. I think an freely controllable camera would suit the game better, because selecting an explicit parasite when there are a lot of them on small space can be quite a struggle :p. Also make sure to give the player a clear goal to persue.

MAnimal says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 12:32pm

Click and drag work less then often in your game.

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