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

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Karapo: A Tale of Bear Humorism

by davidcollado - Jam Entry

Karapo likes fishing and reading.
He regrets some things he did in his life.

Karapo is not a normal bear.


By David & Helena.

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goodolvic says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:16am

I really dig this! You took the theme and made something subtle, as opposed to a literal approach. Plus, bears wearing hats and being sad is a guaranteed victory.

pansapiens says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:52am

Wonderful artwork and amusing, sometimes thought provoking banter (which I assume was the intention). Unsure if I missed some of the potential interaction or if it was intentionally un-gamey, but I liked it all the same.

Fonserbc says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:39am

Well that was entertaining! I was afraid of Mr. Fox at some point but it turned out Br. Karapo can control himself!

Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:19pm

Awesome style! Fun entry :D

jofra says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:15pm

very cool art work and cool concept! :)

Aug 28, 2015 @ 3:24pm


i love the graphics!

took me a bit to understand what was going on with the box in the corner. but that was good

quite enjoyable!

StrayCat says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:45pm

Great job! I really liked how Karapo mood changing reflected on everything. I would love to see a longer version of the story.

xvw says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 6:57pm

Very cool work!
But it means that all lunatic/bipolar people are monsters? :D :D
Liked it. :)

Aug 30, 2015 @ 12:39pm

That style is amazing! Congrats with the great entry!

Biruts says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 4:59pm

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.

killersnoofie says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 6:29am

Great Work

CrefossusJam says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 9:27am

I like the sfx changing based on environment and drawings. The bouncing hat animation was cute. No music seemed to work out fine. Nice dialog too and interesting emotional state representation.

If you were trying to get me to feel like I was lonely like the owl or whatever the f was inside that tree; then it was working. Nothing seemed to know I existed...even when I tried to give honey to the fox. I was just a lonely monster. Mission success I think.

Sep 4, 2015 @ 8:54pm

Nice art game! I see you have worked hard at the monologue. great job!

Dunric says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 10:20am

That was deeper than expected. Good job.

Antokolos says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 9:19pm

Wow, that was cool! You've done a great work. I liked the idea and graphics, interesting approach with changing mood!

StaNov says ...
Sep 11, 2015 @ 7:27pm

The download took aaaages!

There is absolutely no gameplay. The art part is really great! And the sound effects and the bear's thoughts. But I'd love to see it go from somewhere to somewhere. Now I just can read the thoughts. Well, I guess I'm not the right audience for your game. But I appreciate your hard work for creating this!

Daisuke909 says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 6:00pm

It doesn't seem like there's very much to do. The narrative aspects could benefit from some more content.

MercuryXGames says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 9:30pm

Great game! loved it!

BluShine says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 9:50pm

Not sure I get how it ties into the theme. But the writing and art was very charming!

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