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

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Am I the monster?

by Blastopio - Compo Entry

"Be different in a conformist world. Sometimes monsters are not those whom we think."

Features:
- Dodge the meanness of people
- If you have some time, use it for good (like picking up thrash on the floor)

Tips:
- Hit the right button when the object is in front of you
- If you miss one bottle or one word you die. Missing a thrash reset your multiplier but doesn't kill you
- If you pick up thrash on the floor, you increment your score multiplier

Defaults inputs:
- Up: Catch bottles
- Right: Dodge words
- Down: Pick up thrash

Softwares:
- Unity 5
- Ableton Live
- Photoshop

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#330Theme3.60
#333Graphics3.33
#715Innovation2.60
#782Overall2.73
#898Fun2.13
#2056Coolness24%

Comments

MrDave says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:38pm

Enjoyed the music.

I would have liked some in game tutorial, nothing complex, just showing the controls on the screen would have been enough.

I really liked the look of the character.

Phil Strahl says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:42pm

Nice art style and take on the theme. I managed to get around 200 points but what the game was lacking was a cool-down indicator. I missed a lot of trash (and then a bottle) because repeatedly hitting the direction keys didn't really work.

Multiplexor says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:55pm

Liked a lot the graphics and the loooks overall of the game! Some animations on the character would have been nice, to showcase what it was doing.

Also you are able to spam indefinetly the buttons, and that makes it a bit easier :)

boardtobits says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 5:13pm

Interesting. Almost felt more like a rhythm game than an infinite runner. Not having an animation/sound/graphic to show when you're catching/dodging/picking made it difficult to know if I was doing the right things/when to hit the button, but a cool take on the theme for sure. Also felt a little slow at the beginning.

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