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

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You Are The First

by FlamingHatGames - Compo Entry

A reverse take on the cliche "first monster encounter is a green slime" commonly found in RPGs.

Map View Controls:
O: Zoom out
I: Zoom in
WASD: Movement

Note: the house and fountain images are NOT mine, they are the work of several who do not require attribution as well as the fountain from: Curt, Sharm, and William.Thompsonj (

Note: the PHP icon is property of The PHP Group, though there is no licensing requirement for noncommercial use.

Tools: Unity 5, MonoDevelop, Paint.NET, GIMP, Tiled, Tiled2Unity, Audacity, Bosca Ceoil Online

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Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:14am

Thanks to all of the people who playtested my game! Go GameDev.StackExchange and the Quill18 Twitch communities!

Mightyrick1 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:46am

Heya, glad to have been able to help you with playtesting, you should be really proud of this for a first time entry!

Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:21am

Beat PHP. Don't get why would I ever use defend. It is looks pointless.
And why am I can't see enemies on global map? They appear only like black squares, chase me for a second and then fight starts. Not sure but looks like a bug. And let me mute music but keep sound. That 3 notes are too repetitative and annoying.

Overall game if fine and have big potential. Just add some abilities, and maybe party members. Fix bugs. Add many bosses in town. Make "defend" usefull.

quill18 says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:00pm

"the house and fountain images are NOT mine, they are the work of several who do not require attribution"

I hate to break it to you, but this absolutely violated the compo rules. This should have been submitted as a jam entry.

PoV says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 12:20am

Yeah, unfortunately for the Compo you are required to make all your own assets. That's no problem, we can just move you over to the Jam, and all is well.

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