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

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We are the Monsters

by Aglavra - Jam Entry

Due to unexpected lack of time at the weekend, I switched to Jam from Compo. The only Jam opportunity, that I used, was additional time. The game has no sounds and all graphics are drawn by hand and then scanned. I worked on the game about 8 hours in total, and I hope, I will have more time on next LD.

To play the game, download an .swf and launch it in your browser. An option to play online will be added in a few days.

The game is really short. The objective is to force small fish to go to angler fish, so it can eat them. Use arrows to move, and wait to see next screen. I hope it is playable. (There is a bug, that allows you to leave the screen and makes the game stuck. If it is allowed by the jam rules, I will fix it tomorrow).

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AzureAspect says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:20pm

Selfish monster is selfish ^^;
The art style is more unique due to hand drawn + scanned pictures.
Wish there was more to the game, it indeed was pretty short.

emongev says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:23pm

I love the graphics, ive always wanted to do a game where everything is drawn on paper :P

Mister_Melon says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:43pm

Sorry dude, it was too buggy for me.

Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:05pm

I really enjoyed that one!
The end really made me laugh!

Keep up the good work!

anjack says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:39pm

I love the hand-drawn graphics! That gives the game a lot of character. Also, the idea of "monsters" helping each other is something I haven't seen. Very cool!

MrSylar59 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:24pm

I liked the end ^^
The graphics are cool it would have been even better with at least a little animation though :y

bakakyo says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:44pm

WOW what a nice and unique hand drawn art style!
Lovely looking game! The environment is cool. And the ending! So funny!
Great idea with the monsters helping each other BTW. Nice work!

bumbu says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:14pm

Loved the game : ) Loved the pictures : )
It has a storyline and it's easy to 'end' the game : )

FistBumpGames says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:21pm

Nice idea with the handdrawn graphics!

Daisuke909 says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 1:45am

I liked the drawings. They almost remind me of Paper Mario.

puppetmaster says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 6:19pm

Cute! If you like painting, start using a tablet. For a program I would recommend Krita. Nice!

Empyrealhell says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 7:01pm

I love the hand-drawn aesthetic. It would have been nice to have more animations, but even without it still has a nice look to it.

tompudding says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 7:06pm

Great look and interesting idea, but very short. I liked the ending, and I enjoyed scaring "The End" :)

Wingy Mammoth says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 9:02am

But buggy, small and too... primitive.
But I liked the ending. Nice.

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