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

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Browser pest

by Team Luminous - Jam Entry

Meet Bob the blight of browsers. He is a scary cookievore monster who sneaks into computers near him and munches on the tastiest browser cookies. Guide him with arrow keys and use enter to enter computers but be careful with what he eats and make sure he doesn't go hungry.

P.S. once you know the sites someone visits, you know their value in cookies!
P.S.P.S. monsters usually use mouth to eat cookies

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Ratings

Coolness51%
#386Humor(Jam)3.04
#691Theme(Jam)3.23
#908Innovation(Jam)2.46
#930Graphics(Jam)2.42
#950Mood(Jam)2.46
#989Overall(Jam)2.63
#1011Fun(Jam)2.32

Comments

Eingya says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:18am

Hmm, simple game concept, although it's quite nice as an edu-tainment thingy.

Only thing that seems weird is the size of the character in respect to his actual collider (its mouth), just feel a bit weird to play.

collaboration says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:50am

Kinda hard to play because of size.

Shaw says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:00am

Screen wrap looks great!

DruhinM says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:24pm

Nice concept

Big Cow says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:42pm

Cute idea. I really liked the chomping sound and the idea of jumping around different computers.

KAGSme says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:13pm

cool premise.

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:36pm

I love the colours and artwork. Concept is also neat!

yuigoto says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:39pm

The idea of being a cookie monster eating cookies on everyone's computers is brilliant! As someone said, it would also be nice as some kind of edutainment thing. :)

I think it just need a bit of refinement with the collider, but overall the idea is pretty nice! :)

The colorful look is really a charm.

I don't know why, but when I got "Error, you have broken the computer" I burst out laughing! XD

RoboNebula says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:34pm

It was kinda confusing. It wasn't very clear which cookies to grab.

SKT says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:57pm

Great idea to make him eat browser's cookies, and the instructions on the wall are cool too.
Bob is cute even if I don't really like the graphics.

Hamsternator says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 8:18pm

Cute game, but I wouldn't mind some explanations for what some stuff means. Some things were a little unclear, like the cookie counter at each computer =)

Sep 9, 2015 @ 2:09pm

Took a little bit to figure things out, ended up killing myself before I realized some cookies were bad for me (the -1 was a bit too quick and I didn't get all of the messages the first time through). Once I had it figured out, though, it was a fun little game. Love the idea of being a monster eating web cookies. And crashing computers.

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