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

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Monster Mash!

by Chippington - Jam Entry

Fight against your friends in this monster mashin' battle royale!

Monster Mash is a competitive multiplayer game (Singleplayer soon, I promise!) in which you attempt to eat up your enemies!

Each player starts off as a "normal" human, but each also has the ability to transform into an all-consuming monster for a limited amount of time. Transform and try to eat the others while they are normal, as that is when they are vulnerable!

However, there is a large amount of NPC humans roaming about, and so hiding among the crowds is your best bet for escape.



This submission as-is may be bug-ridden or laggy, there was not much time for playtesting. Over the next few days we're going to try and improve that.

Right click to transform.

UPDATE 8/26
Moved the lobby screen to clientside, and added latency
Fixed the monster timer not showing correctly
Fixed disconnecting players not handling correctly

Downloads and Links


Ratings

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Comments

sylvainAB says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:38am

Yum!
Respect very well the theme!

Nichii says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:45pm

Fun and simple game. Hope you'll fix the kinks soon.

Loutrattitude says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 1:31pm

Good Idea ! You should add a button so we can restart the game without quitting !

Biruts says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 11:18am

Very nice project guys, i really love it, please check our game too and if you liked it give us a vote. Look for Road to hell and enjoy.

NeanderG says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 10:54pm

Looks en plays really nice. Loved the basic graphics. Played the game alone but still had fun eating the npc's :)

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