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

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Evil must survive !

by kikaz - Jam Entry

Story:
After decades of tortures, murders and destruction, you, a powerful evil monster, want to take some rest. However, some kind of stupid humans decided to disturb you in your own home. Kill them all, they deserve it well !

Setup:
- download Java
- download Launcher.jar
- run Launcher.jar (or manually "YOUR_JRE_PATH\bin\java -jar Launcher.jar")

How to play:
It's a turn-by-turn game (AdvanceWars-like if you know it).
You control the monster (the strange guy with red eyes) and must kill incoming humans.
You got powerful powers but you're alone and they are weak but numerous.
If they running away from the dungeon because of their fear, they will came back later more numerous, tougher and smarter. So, you really have to kill them all quickly and pitilessly !

keys:
ARROWS : move the selection box
ENTER : select (move/attack)
I : get some informations on a character
ESCAPE : remove inconvenient screen/info
END : see the range of the attack of the selected character
DELETE : previous attack
PAGE DOWN : next attack
Dragging with mouse : move the view
Mouse Wheel : zoom in/out

phases :
- move : select and move
- attack : choose a power/attack and a target (yellow text)

attacks/powers :
- infighting or afar
- powerful or not
- action radius

PLAYABLE BUT NOT FINISHED :
- no AI : you must control all units
- no goals
- no music/sounds
- no lights
- no fear
- one dungeon
- the monster must have more powerful attacks (mind control, teleport, ...)
- NO ANIMATIONS !
I'm so sad to show you this unfinished work but please try, rate me and enjoy it though...

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#823Humor(Jam)2.19
#830Theme(Jam)3.00
#880Overall(Jam)2.80
#914Graphics(Jam)2.47
#937Innovation(Jam)2.39
#970Mood(Jam)2.38
#974Fun(Jam)2.41
#1796Coolness35%

Comments

Gaspard_ says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:23pm

Doesn't the monster have mind control since he also controls the other units? Hehehe.

Artsuom says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:50pm

Nice basis for a game, you should continue with it. Adding at least basic AI would be great. Or, multiplayer? :)

zenmumbler says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 4:38pm

Won't rate this one as it's quite unfinished, maybe release a post-compo version?

kikaz says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 8:24am

yeah, I understand. It's really a bad thing to see, maybe I will realize a post-compo version of this game.

MegasDragos1 says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 1:16pm

You must continue with this game, if it will have some AI and maybe some animations for moving/attacking I will love it!

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