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

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Flying Spaghetti Monster Idle Clicker

by UltraRat - Jam Entry

A clicker/idle game where you play the Flying Spaghetti Monster and can optimize gaining followers and get achievements to grow your religion.


Controls:
- click the monster logo on the left to gain followers.
- Click the right menu to buy upgrades.


Dev notes:
I wish I had more time to add cute follower animations, but LD was on a busy weekend so at least I could submit something. I only found one cross-browser bug after several hours of coding, so the coding for html is getting better since last I tried it. Also unlike most clickers there is a win condition after a billion followers. The save strings are importable/exportable but it autosaves so no one should need them.

Tools:
- Visual Studio Express 2012 Web
- jqueryUI

More details on my blog about the process here: http://www.MollyJameson.com

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#155Humor(Jam)3.57
#563Fun(Jam)3.00
#711Theme(Jam)3.20
#716Mood(Jam)2.86
#820Overall(Jam)2.88
#886Innovation(Jam)2.50
#1314Coolness47%

Comments

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

Fun idea ! It's sad the interface is not more developed (graphics/feedback), since I think it's one of the more enjoyable things in that kind of game. But nice work :)

Nick Weihs says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:22am

I've got more followers than the population of the earth and now I have a hankering for spaghetti. Good job!

AAGH Games says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:33pm

pretty fun lotta clicking

Pickens Inc. says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:10am

I don't know why the appeal exists for Idle clickers, but that fact remains that it is appealing! Cute little idle clicker.

Ithildin says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:42am

Behold how the glorious FSM has descended upon us to give us the opportunity to mass-click on Their Noodly Appendages!

Hilarious take on the theme. Congrats!! :D

dollarone says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:42am

Ofcourse the FSM had to make an appearance! We all bow to His Holy Tentacles. Good work!

peterkirk says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:05am

Not the most complex idle clicker I've play. It works though.

Lianne Booton says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:29am

points for your take on the theme :p

Galvesmash says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 1:35pm

The FSM needs more followers!!

Reccy says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:16pm

It's a pretty fun game. My index finger is sore now :P

Mykaelos says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:17am

A fun, solid clicker game! I enjoyed the trophies and the upgrade names.

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