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

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Hell on earth - Reverse TD

by chrissou - Compo Entry

This is a reversed tower defense.
Note: Your game is saved automatically in localStorage :)

Spawn monsters with : C, V or B

C - Demon's child - Ground unit
V - Sky's doomer - Flying unit
B - Hell's sniper- Ranged unit

Spawning monsters costs Energy

Energy refills when no monsters are alive
Ennemies life recharges when no monsters are alive

Energy you spend gives you XP, when you gain level you can buy an upgrade

You can upgrade attack health and range of your units

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness56%
#313Fun3.24
#416Innovation3.07
#467Theme3.40
#572Overall3.00
#644Humor2.30
#717Mood2.58
#798Graphics2.38

Comments

Flygamer101 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:10pm

Very nice little game, i liked the upgrades idea, as without it the guy would just shoot them out of the air easily.

-muffin- says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:14pm

I thought it was a fun game, and it was interesting to get the upgrades, too.

LastLeaf says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:06pm

Fun attack game.
The enemy (human) react so fast!

nonetheless says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:29pm

Hard, but fun.

CodeNMore says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:33pm

Love the take on the theme, like the upgrades.

Techblogogy says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:59pm

This game has an interesting concept, and with a little more polish it will be great

redzero says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:51pm

interesting game

Pusty says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:26pm

was fun to play :D

alkazar says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:02pm

Fun, and I agree that the upgrades are a really nice touch. The only thing I found confusing was the energy. It seems to replenish randomly.

Mr. Jif says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:42pm

Fun game, skipped the instructions at first and was a little confused but figured it out! Good job

chrissou says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 4:23pm

@alkazar : Energy starts the refill under this conditions:
- You have no monster on the field
- You have less than the cheaper monster you can buy, in other words: when you can't buy any monster

If you spend energy (spawn a monster) during the energy refill, it will stop and wait for the conditions above to be true to start again the refill

Twiebs says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:17pm

Nice game, it was really fun. I think the upgrades increased the energy a bit too much.

KBF123 says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 6:32pm

It's a cool game, a bit difficult though

Hamsternator says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 8:18am

Good idea, it just needs a bit of polish =)
Could use a few special units with new abilities so there's some extra strategy involved.

nili says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 2:30pm

I like this game.

XP progress feels slow when you've completed a few levels (but is good in the beginning, forcing you to find a good composition of attackers.)

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