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

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Pissed off Zombie

by wdebowicz - Jam Entry

You are a very pissed off zombie, who have enough of "zombie killing" games. Time to turn things around..

Take control over location.

Left Mouse -> select group of units
Right Mouse -> pointing target
Hold Right Mouse -> moving camera


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rotpar says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:07am


wdebowicz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:13am

Fixed, soon webgl version will be available.

cebollinos says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:07am

A bit repetitive but its fun.

Vaida says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:10am

I liked the game mechanic; at first, it seemed like a simple game, but it rapidly turned towards a more complex strategy. The audio could have used some improvements imo! Overall, nice job :)

Electron says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:09pm


Rocketship says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:30pm

Nice RTS where you don't need to concentrate so much on building anything, good for me in that sense. Simple but enjoyable. I think the camera movement could be a bit better, sometimes ordering troops somewhere also moves the camera if you're not very precise.

s_jmp says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:29pm

this game is great it really has potential , I really enjoyed the game and mechanics.

anjack says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:59pm

I love RTS games and this was a good one. Very impressive mechanics in such a short time.

zenmumbler says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:01pm

The firing rate and/or range of the humans is too high and makes it very hard to get any kind of momentum going with your zombies. There's a nice basis for a simple C&C game here tho. Cute zombies too

Zerkruemler says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:06pm

Haha cool. They can't do anything against you. Well done. Also graphics and sound

daydalus says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:43am

Very fun RTS - was able to flank the soldiers with the zombie hordes to pull off a win. RTS controls were pretty good - would be nice to have more of an indicator of what is selected, maybe panning the mouse on screen edge, rather than right click drag. But overall, great game - very fun. Nice work!

saucygames says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:09am

gg m8

Alexbrainbox says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:59pm

Fun little game, if abit unfair towards the zombies! I love the simplistic strategy mechanics! Overall its a pretty neat game, needs abit of tweaking to not allow the human to overpower the zombies so fast!

Joror says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 10:54am

Cool game, a bit hard to control tho, the selecting and drag-scrolling clashes a bit. Fun simple mechanics though. :)

mar3k says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:00am

Really nice game and I mostly like the AI of the enemies and also of the zombies, I would thought they would be only standing on one place and waiting for enemies to come to them, but them chasing the nearby enemies and then coming back is really nice feature.

wdebowicz says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:17am

Thx guys! Some spoilers that might interest some of you:
1. If you kill all enemies from some spot (like base camp), and wait few seconds, the base is changing to red color, and all the graves that are near the base start to spawn zombies.
2. Snipers are attacking you main cemetery, and they are too many.. maybe we should find another spawn point that would let us collect big zombie horde..
3. Winning is possible, you have to take control over all the sniper bases.

EwChap says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 10:03pm

Fun game. Camera move control could use some love. but overall nice entry.

Aug 29, 2015 @ 10:35pm

felt a little basic, but there was nothing inherently wrong with it. The art and sound effects did their job, the controls were responsive, the goal was clear, and the dedicated button for snapping the camera back to your base was handy.
Ultimately, though, I really don't feel like there's much to this game. It doesn't feel all that thought intensive or satisfying to progress, and the gameplay doesn't really ramp up in any particularly meaningful way over time.

bodsey says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 4:23pm

I think it's a pretty solid concept. I couldn't grasp exactly what was the intended strategy or the involved skill, so I'd be interested in a more advanced version of the game, I think you should keep on working on it

bombjack says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 6:41pm

very very fun game. really enjoyed it.

BtheDestroyer says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:24pm

Not sure if you can qualify for "Audio" if you didn't make it...

wdebowicz says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 1:38pm

I just checked rules and you are right. Fixed.

Drauthius says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 4:50pm

Pretty good. Was hard to determine where shots came from, but otherwise nice.

Sep 13, 2015 @ 7:44am

Always nice with more RTS in Ludum Dare! Loved the idea, the gameplay and the music! Generally an awesome game!

wooltech says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 10:12am

Beat it on my third play. I was constantly clicking with the wrong mouse button, but that's pretty much my fault! Would have been nice if it was clearer when you had taken over a spawn point so it was making zombies instead of troops, but otherwise excellent.

lightsoda says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 8:30pm

I didn't notice the horde of soldiers until it was too late, pretty decent entry though.

Oct 8, 2015 @ 5:20pm

Great game! though I wish the screen could be moved with arrow keys :) I included it in part 31 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

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