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

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Monster Robot Frenzy

by Devon Ulrich - Compo Entry

You are a giant robot whose job is to cause chaos and destroy a city. You can smash buildings, kick trees, and smush tiny people to earn points, and use your hard-earned points to upgrade your robots.

Controls:
-Hold SPACE to move
-Press F to punch (deals 100 damage to objects)
-Press D to kick (deals 50 damage to objects)
-Press S to stomp (deals 25 damage to objects)

You can improve your attack power and speed by spending your points in the Shop, where you can upgrade your power, speed, and even time limit.

Currently, the game is only available as a downloadable JAR (works on all platforms (hopefully)), but an HTML version will be available soon. The download requires Java to be installed.

If you're curious, the game was made in Java with LibGDX. The graphics were made in Paint.NET, and the sound effects are from SFXR.

I hope you enjoy my game, and please leave feedback!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#243Theme3.73
#427Humor2.80
#647Graphics2.73
#671Innovation2.67
#742Fun2.60
#782Overall2.73
#816Mood2.27
#2092Coolness22%

Comments

Pusty says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:51am

It's nice but I miss some music hmm
Good work anyways :D

namrog84 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:56am

I played through 5 times and couldn't ever get to the 2000 points needed to upgrade anything. game seems too slow or too fast of timer to upgrade to keep playing? neat game thou! stomp stomp!

loadsofmana says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:26am

it felt super slow to begin with, but once i noticed there was upgrades i was compelled to play through a few times. i think the upgrade pace was fine, would definitely benefit from some music to distract from the repetition though.

Gaspard_ says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:33pm

If you enter the shop and leave and enter and leave you can cheat yourself to victory :p
Felt slow in the beginning but it gets better with upgrades.
Few animation bugs too.(for stomping)

berkano says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:02pm

I'm amazed by the level of detail you've gone to with the game mechanics and graphics/animations especially interaction with the environment - has a very hand-crafted feel to it and fun to play, nice job!!

Flaid says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 1:51am

The animation was very fluid, and the graphics were all well done. I couldn't quite figure out how to get enough points to upgrade... People kept running away from me!

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