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

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by PnDAA - Compo Entry

Hi, did it in more or less one day, hope you will enjoy this little game.

Click : Shoot
Right Click : Speed Up

Eat the smalls entities to win : 10 entities = level up, 3 level up = game over. If you eat a big entity you restart a the begining of the previous level. Have fun.
(no sounds)

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Tigris says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:21pm

Pretty well "hand drawed" attempt. Carnage simulator.

tGiant says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:18pm

It was okay.

Qaterknan says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:28pm

This is absolutely CRAZY! The concept is pretty simple, but the play was challenging, insane and weirdly addictive. I played again! Well done.

OxyOxspring says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:25pm

Very juicy!

Phil Strahl says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:31pm

Interesting. Art style reminded me a little of Ed McMillen’s and AVGN’s Super Mecha Death Christ ;) Gameplay was fun and the little red/green indicator helped me lot deciding what to shoot. Cooldown on the main weapon was a little too long for me but I guess that added to the difficulty. Solid entry!

Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:58pm

Pretty cool game! It turned out way harder then I expected it to be.

puppetmaster says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:23pm

Took my a while to figure it out, what I need to shoot. Cool entry! Try to add sound effects for the next.

marvalgames says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:37pm

that was fun.
Nice mechanic.
Like how you need to play fast to get further.
Like the vector style too.
Just simple and solid.
Will play again

reiknight says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 1:21pm

Nice graphics!

jodizzle says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 6:48am

I really liked this game! I took me a while to get the hang of what was going on, but I think the game is balanced with a cool set of mechanics (there's a lot to keep track of with each additional level), is challenging with good pacing and scaling, has fantastic art, and is overall just a nice and self-contained product. I would have loved to hear some audio, but you certainly did a good job given the time constraints. I became increasingly tense as I got more and more points because I knew how much I had to lose, and I was genuinely excited when I managed to finally clutch out a win. I'd be interested to see where you could take these ideas, such as adding a point system, making the speed-up (right click) ability more useful/necessary, etc., etc.

I don't have too many criticisms, but one thing that bothered me is sometimes it seemed as if the spacing of the big entities made it impossible to shoot them all (e.g., four airplanes right on top of eachother with some trees at the bottom), which was pretty frustrating. Maybe the random generation could be fixed up, or you could relax the damage the big entities do?

Again though, great job, and congrats on the entry!

Sep 14, 2015 @ 4:47pm

This isn't fun at all.
After reaching level 3 it's the pure essence of frustration.

Althrough I managed to beat the game, it doesn't have anything to do with skill or aim, it's purely random: if 10 small entities spawn before a tree - and you manage to pick them up -, you win.
If a tree spawns, that's guaranteed to drop you back to lvl2 without mercy.

Hands down, it's a good entry, but the mechanics need some work.

Nonetheless, the graphics are good enough and it is innovative. Keep up the good work, just please, next time, make it a bit less frustrating.

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