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

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Beastial Beats Tour

by Warboys - Compo Entry


You are "The Monster", the greatest DJ the world has ever known. Your skills are so strong that mortals can barely withstand your beats.

Earn high scores and learn tricky combos in this rhythm action game where you are the performer and not the performing monkey. Combine your 3 instruments to create banging beats and rile up the crowd, but don't focus too much on one instrument or you might find yourself in a literal and figurative mess!

Currently I only suppose a Gamepad but I'll be building Keyboard and perhaps even Dance Mat support soon

WARNING: I discovered some last minute critical bugs which I'll be trying to fix over the next 24 hours, all functionality is in but this shit cropped up when I tried to assemble my various rooms and whatnot in GameMaker. Sad times. I'll update this desc when the game is in its best condition. Sorry!

To get around any issues.. Pressing B to start the game will put you in freestyle mode (the main game mode). Pressing A will take you through the tutorial and backstory, but the transition to the main mode breaks the game. Restarting the game after a Game Over is also broken.

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Skoggy says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:09pm

Pressed A - nothing happens

Tigris says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:46pm

Same issue with "A".

Warboys says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:29am

Were you using a Gamepad? Currently I don't have keyboard support

Polyganz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:19pm

I see a lot of potential with this game once the controls are optimized. Right now it feels like sometimes the last trigger for the last beat of the cycle is always a little late. Or maybe I just suck a music. :)

Tanton-H2X says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:19pm

ahhhh...hope it can have a keyboard version in future....ToT
Expect to play it in future~

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