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

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Flash Gorman

by JNT - Compo Entry

A small game revolving around staying alive for as long as possible and gathering as many points as possible.

Tested OSs:
* Linux: Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
* Windows: Windows 7 64-bit
* OSX: OSX 10.6.8

What you need to run the game:
* An OpenGL compliant graphics card.
* Windows, Linux, or OSX.
* If you are using Linux or OSX: An install of the SDL, SDL_image, and SDL_mixer libraries (1.2 versions).

If the game does not work for you, you will need to compile it yourself.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#49Humor3.88
#86Innovation3.73
#354Overall3.25
#361Graphics3.29
#440Fun3.06
#744Theme2.88
#1942Coolness30%

Comments

Tigris says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:08pm

Sadly crashes on Win8.1 64

HACKhalo2 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:18pm

I really liked it. I kinda wish there was a restart button, but overall I enjoyed it

JNT says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:49pm

@Tigris Do you have the VC++ Redist Package? I'll investigate and see if there's anything fishy going on in the code.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:35pm

Great submission, loved the model and the animation, the sword dragging in the sand was a nice touch.

JNT says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:09am

I think I've resolved the crash on Windows (was related to a glDrawArrays call).

mickanio says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:28pm

couldn't run on Mac : ( here is some error info:

Dyld Error Message:
Library not loaded: @executable_path/../Frameworks/SDL.framework/Versions/A/SDL
Referenced from: /Users/USER/Downloads/*/flash_gorman.app/Contents/MacOS/flash_gorman
Reason: image not found

Nichii says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:32pm

Its a fun and simple game. I would recommend making the Police stand out a bit more, its hard to find which one are they.

jofra says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:36pm

ahah very funny game! loved to ear some sounds with it.
Gj

JNT says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:06pm

@mickanio Do you have SDL installed? Furthermore, the game was compiled for a very old version of OSX (as that's the only version I have available), so it would not surprise me if the issue is related to that. Nevertheless, I will look into the issue and see if I can compile the game for a more modern version of the OS.

SKT says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:21pm

It's simple and funny, graphics are cool too.

miotatsu says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:49am

Funny, just wish it had music/sfx haha

Sep 1, 2015 @ 1:05am

Amusing idea. Some audio would have been nice.

M2tias says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 5:47pm

Pointage...

M2tias says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 5:48pm

Pointage... How about flashing and points?

JNT says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 11:37am

@M2tias, nah... I like "pointage" better.

andreiichim says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 1:20am

This is more fun than it should be :D
I like the graphics, I like the humor.
Not sure about the monster... but I guess every monster is a misunderstood person with some issues...

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