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

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Fish Monger

by Zemmi - Jam Entry

Drink like a fish and suffer the consequences.

Nude and embarrassed the Fish Monger must get home. Don't let any body see him though, you wouldn't want to bring shame on the time-honoured trade of fish mongering.

When against a wall, KNOCK with SPACE BAR to attract nearby attention or to repel birds.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness83%
#189Humor(Jam)3.50
#373Fun(Jam)3.26
#587Graphics(Jam)3.27
#661Innovation(Jam)2.83
#671Audio(Jam)1.93
#691Mood(Jam)2.89
#716Overall(Jam)3.00
#804Theme(Jam)3.05

Comments

rotpar says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:46am

WHAT.

I like it.

LeafThief says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:54am

Sometimes I got stuck on the walls and they got me but other than that a solid stealth game with a naked fish monster ^^

Jod says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:54am

Pretty cool! Great work on the sighting and the enemies can actually miss! I enjoyed that.

Would benefit greatly from some sfx and soundtrack.

hinerz says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:49pm

The web version doesn't work for me... but the .exe did! And it was really fun! the art in the game and the art otherwise is quite different (I expected human naked body) but it was funny and enjoyable!

Crosstales says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:51pm

I loved the comic! I was almost a bit disappointed of the actual game graphics, but it was really funny!
Audio's missing, tho.
Keep it up!

Zemmi says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:14pm

Ya I did the menu graphics last and never got around to changing the in-game ones to match. Probably will do in a post-compo update.

The itch.io Web version didn't work for me when I tried uploading it from a mac but did when I tried from my PC. Don't know what's up with that yet.

boardtobits says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:57pm

I loved the story to introduce the controls. Being a naked fish monsters was okay, too.

Dizzly says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:10am

The game stucked when the bottom reached me. Anyway it s a very cool entry!

glerikud says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:15am

Looks like the fishes have a lot to learn from Metal Gear. Great game, I think so far the best stealth game I tried this LD. The humor is there, the theme is ok. The level gets more and more challenging, and the pacing looks fine too.

benmcnelly says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:37am

Nice! I love the art and silly nature. little glitchy but nice little sneaky game.

MinionStudios says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:38am

Oh man hilarious and really difficult.

Mase says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:19am

Checkpoints would be nice...
Wait... I managed to finish it.

Charming intro. I wish that style continued into the rest of the game.

goodbadokay says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:29am

Cool game but so hard, i couldn't win it:)

adsilcott says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 5:13pm

Fun sneak game. Good use of the detection lighting.

kerotan24 says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:06pm

Funny intro and good game.

peterkirk says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 11:31pm

This was amazing. I can't describe how much I liked this game's style.
The player kept getting caught on the colliders in places I thought he wouldn't.

Pickens Inc. says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 6:26pm

Humourous context with an interesting premise - nice!

radmars says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 7:08pm

Not entirely sure what I just played, but i like it! The graphics are very lovely! although I do wish there wasnt a big disconnect between the game art and the intro cut-scenes. I also like putting a timer on old school stealth gameplay, really neat!

magenta says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 10:09pm

Haha! That was a bit cheeky. A pretty solid stealth game with a wacky theme.

collaboration says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 12:15pm

Lol, dat intro was hilarious! 5/5

Sep 2, 2015 @ 6:46pm

Very polished game.
It would be nice that the sight cone representation would be altered with the walls.

danialias says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 8:40am

The intro :D. I didn't expect the game to be that "clean" after that. A classic stealth game, very polished and cute graphics. Quite difficult, the "knock" mechanic helps but you have to be really close to make it work. Kudos for the shooting style when they look at you :D. With some sound effects (knock, being discovered) it would improve quite a lot, but anyways, great entry overall. Good job!

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