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

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you are the MONSTER TRUCK!!

by dlmrky - Compo Entry

(web version is Unity player as I couldn't get the WebGL to work in time - please play in Firefox/Internet Explorer (soz, Chrome won't work)).

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you are the MONSTER TRUCK!!

Local/4-player Monster Truck racing. A homage to Ivan 'Ironman' Stewart's Super Off Road in the arcade (remember those steering wheels?? :) and maybe a splash of Micro Machines on the Amiga/Megadrive. Also, I like a good pun.

Controls
ENTER - restarts.
Player 1: WAD. Player 2: TFH. Player 3: IJL. Player 4: arrow keys

Grab some friends, this is a multi-player only game.

http://www.dlmrky.com/monster.html

Peace out home dogs,
@dlmrky

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#492Audio2.65
#570Fun2.88
#572Overall3.00
#638Theme3.11
#753Graphics2.50
#792Innovation2.41
#2016Coolness26%

Comments

komjaur says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:36am

Error:No friends found :D

Yamzho says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:36am

A multiplayer game (I know how hard it is to make people playing multi during Ludum Dare) !!

Pretty cool game ! Felt like playing micromachines. Well done !

dlmrky says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 7:15pm

Thanks guys - I'd love to see 4 people playing this game but even I'm stretching to find people to play my own game with me :D

superfreak says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 1:33pm

Didn't have 4 friends to play with - played with 2 people each controlling 2 trucks. Hilarity ensued.

scriptorum says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 3:14pm

Sometimes had trouble capturing the nitro - would bounce off it, rather than claim it. Otherwise a fun racer!

Big Cow says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 3:27pm

Very nice! I loved the voiceover, the little 3d monster trucks and the simple but fun gameplay. good job!

pixzleone says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 3:36pm

I like how you implemented the theme!
Good job, of course there were some problems, but it was fun!

UrbanHelsing says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 3:47pm

Nice theme interpretation

Sep 13, 2015 @ 5:15pm

Great game, attention to theme detail, and well done pulling off a multiplayer game nicely. I did find the flat-colour shading a little confusing because I didn't really know what physics to expect, which made steering often unintuitive.

crucknuk says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 5:17pm

laughed at it! :D
I took a nitro and I literally jumped off the track! my poor truck was like out of the game and I couldn't do anything about it..

just epic!

MAnimal says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 6:01pm

I played it alone, but with friends it could be fun.

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