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

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by CodeNMore - Compo Entry

You are part of an alien fleet attempting to abduct all humans (and cows) from the Earth within 7 days! If you don't abduct enough humans (and cows) every night before daytime, your boss will get very angry! Explore 3 different biomes, and abduct all cows, humans, and soldiers, but be careful of the turrets! Saucer features a FULL 7 days of story gameplay, as well as a console full of cheat commands, so you can spawn and abduct 1,000 cows if you want!

Press 'M' to mute the music if it gets annoying!
Please play the game without using the console first to get the actual game feel :)
You can use the '/' key to pause/resume the game!
Backspace doesn't work in the browser, so press '/' to exit console and reset it!

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fistmaker says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:22am

Plays very well! Decent challenge!

peterthehe says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:44am

Good, challenging gameplay. The music was incredibly catchy.

rodykon says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:57pm

The game is FULL of simplicity and fun, well done.

mar3k says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:42pm

Well done Code, I really like you added more levels and the music is just great!

ComplexCode says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:58pm

This Game is Great :) I love the Cows <3

zaptop says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:34pm

Amazing game! :)

vlaminck says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:41pm

Super fun concept!

The controls feel a little loose, but that's just me needing to get used to them. A joystick would be great :)

Timing the rocks was difficult, but dropping them on turrets is super satisfying.

Andrew Adams says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:42pm

Very fun. Nice Challenge.

Gaius Baltar says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:44pm

Nice particle effects, the game was a bit too hard though. Maybe more health or a lower bullet speed could fix that.

Valicitor says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:45pm

Enjoyed dropping the boulder on the annoying people that were firing at me.

mutuware says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:46pm

Solid entry. Well polished for a 48hr game!

Zammalad says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:47pm

Well put together and has a good balance of being challenging yet having that 'just one more try' feel to it. Has potential to be developed post LD to be a great game.

Daisuke909 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:54pm

I'd like to start by saying that this entry is REALLY similar to mine, although I think you have me beat in terms of graphics and sound. I did really enjoy it, especially the last level.

mantis says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:06pm

Very fun game, loving the music!

snade says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:47pm

Quite hard actually. day 2 was already very hard. I think you die a bit to quick.

Also, thanks for playing my game. I think my game fits the theme, because a yeti is a monster too!

MrDave says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:54pm

I found this game really challenging!

There is loads of neat polish like the way the UFO changes colour when it is damaged.

I found myself nodding to the music after a while.

chrissou says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:23pm

Easy controls and concept, yet very enjoyable.
Loved the last level =D
Also cheats are cool (I couldn't finish without the '/health')

wilpel1234 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:48pm

Really cool game, nice stream btw :)

DragonGino says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:05am

a simple game with enough cheats :D and cows. challenging to destroy turrents with rocks. I hold spacebar too long

adsilcott says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:42pm

The cheats made it really fun-- oh and once I realized you could drop rocks on people!

Move127 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:57am

Pretty fun little game. Provides a nice level of challenge.

MicroMacro says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:59am

This is a nice game! I love that you can pick up basically anything. it makes me chuckle in some weird way when the guys are shooting and I can just pick them up and go "nope!". Very nicely done.

wg_phancock says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:07am

I really enjoyed dropping the rocks on the cannon things. Nice attention to detail with the color changing UFO; things like that are always a nice touch.

MrTwister says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:38am

Awesome game! It's ridiculously fun and well made!
Also incredibly polished! To think it's a compo entry just blows my mind!
I suck at being an alien though, but the game is fantastic.
Good graphics, and good music. I really enjoyed it!

Tom Rijnbeek says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:29pm

Very challenging. Not an original concept, but well executed. Only thing I was missing was that the rocks respawned maybe, because it was difficult to get rid of turrets if you screwed up a single rock.

Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:16pm

Nice game! i enjoy it.

reiknight says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:14am

Hahahaha, we thought about a game like this in our brainstorming, but we decided to do a stealth game.

So, this game has a plus for me, and the execution of the idea is brilliant, so take my like sir.

Nikteddy92 says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 4:13pm

woaaaaah! That's nice! I really like. The graphic is simple and so the gameplay, but it's really enjoyable! Well done! :D

Biruts says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 3:19pm

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.

concalf says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 4:08pm

Well done! also: Cows!
Small thing: Why use enter for the next tutorial screen when everything else is done with space?

Sep 9, 2015 @ 9:28pm

Really cool game! I included it in part 23 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

tweedle says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 6:49pm

Fun game! Solid idea combined with a funny concept. Enjoyed the music as well!

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