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

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Yukko

by Meta-link - Compo Entry

My entry for LD33 !

Controls :
- M to stop music
- Use arrow keys to move
- Space to interract

So the theme was "You are the monster" ! Well, here you're just a kind lonely ghost trying to get friends. To do this, you will need to help people in their house, and not scare them doing strange thing because they can't see you. I find this cool concept while thinking to the manga "Dusk maiden of amnesia" so that's why some of you may find the reference.
In the end, this concept bring me to a little puzzle game, where you have to think before acting not to scare the people in each levels. Sadly, because of time, the game has only two ... I had tons of ideas to implement in the game, but I totally missed time to draw and integrate them.

Now, my favorite thing, list time !

What's cool in Yukko :
- Yukko herself !
- Finding and interact with objects

What's REALLY missing :
- More level, with more interractions (I had a lot of level design ideas)
- Interractions bringing reactions (like people moving based on what you did)
- Better graphics, I really need to get better until next LD

Done with :
- GameMaker
- Photoshop
- SFXR
- BoscaCeoil

To conclude, I hope you'll get as much fun playing Yukko as I had making it, even if it's really short, and see you at next LD for more games !

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#222Theme3.76
#369Graphics3.27
#381Innovation3.14
#388Humor2.89
#426Mood3.05
#472Fun3.00
#544Audio2.52
#632Overall2.95
#1713Coolness37%

Comments

Nikteddy92 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:46am

Hahaha This is nice!
I like the idea that you developed!
Really nice splash art!
And Yukko is so kawaii <3

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:45pm

nice art. Great submission. Congratulations

MechanicMoon says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:47pm

The game needs some polish but it's a good example of how to do some different with the theme. Nice work and as Nikteddy92 said.. Yukko is so kawaii :-)

Ninja Garage says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:12pm

I liked the art of this entry, congratulations!

randoman says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:21pm

That's a pretty interesting concept! Do you think of making a post-compo version, with the improvements you mentioned? I would love to play it :)

Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:25pm

It's a bit short, and confusing. Good art, 'tho. All the guys look the same. The first scene makes sense, and makes it seem like a realistic game, but the second scene messes up that realistic feel.

nassi says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 4:47pm

The idea is pretty good but as you yourself mentioned the content is a little lacking at the moment. The music loop wasn't my favorite, but the aesthetic felt decent enough.

Sep 1, 2015 @ 7:07am

It's a nice little game you've made here. Care to do a post jam version?

Meta-link says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 9:08pm

Thanks everyone for your comments ! At this point I don't think I'm gonna do a postjam version, but maybe I'll re-use the concept somedays, who knows ...

glerikud says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 10:34am

It was a bit short, but I really liked the idea behind it. Nice entry :)

Brightstar says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 9:25am

This is very cool. Love the art. Hope to see more levels someday.

nihilaleph says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 9:01pm

+1 Really kawaii! Nice art! A bit confusing though... I still don't understand what I do with the window ^^; But it's nice concept! It'll be nice to see more of it~ Hope Yukko can make a lot of friends! Great job!

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