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

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Ninja Cockroach

by Cliff Lee(CL) - Jam Entry

***************Web version is Unity Web Player****************

This is my forth time to attend Ludum Dare, I just got less than 24 hours to make this game because I was in FGJ15(Fukushima & Faust Game Jam) that took place almost the same time.
End the upload and development in submission hour lol, and I got no time for polishing and finishing some features :(

Like always, Hope that everyone will enjoy my game :)

------Game list----
LD30 : Parallel Worlds
LD31 : Screen Pong
LD32 : Coder VS Bugs
LD33 : Ninja Cockroach
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This is a survival action game, you play as ninja cockroach.
As a cockroach, you are viewed as kind of monster for some people.
Because of fear and hatred, people start to hunt you but you don't have any attack ability.
Luckily, people's aggression turns out interesting result.

Game Goal :
1.Survive as long as you can.
2.Kill people as many as possible.
3.Challenge yourself with highest record.

Control :
"W", "A", "S", "D" to move the ninja cockroach.
"Left Shift" to move faster.
"R" to restart the game.
"Escape" to pause/resume game.

Used tools:
----Game----
Unity Engine

----Art----
Krita

----Music----
JFXR

----Version Control----
SourceTree(git)

----Chart----
Lucidchart

Only few of audio came from online resourses.
Game, 2D art are made by myself.


Designed and made by Cliff Lee CL.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#259Innovation(Jam)3.36
#370Audio(Jam)3.15
#402Fun(Jam)3.23
#433Humor(Jam)2.95
#569Mood(Jam)3.05
#631Overall(Jam)3.09
#691Theme(Jam)3.23
#701Graphics(Jam)3.00
#1713Coolness37%

Comments

RiverAndRun says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:24am

Quite fun, but the controls could have been better laid out, and maybe the AI could have a slower turning speed. I really liked the art style and the music.

Karai17 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:27am

Fun little game! Perhaps switch it to holding shift for slow since speed is really important?

PowerSpark says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:56pm

This is a pretty cool idea. I liked having to figure out how to get kills myself.

cxsquared says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:53pm

Really liked the gameplay. The art and music really seemed to fit well with each other. nice work.

Infernal says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:55pm

fun game, but only when you hold shift forever!

barigorokarl says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 9:48am

Tough game! I really liked it!

Kassimkot says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:15am

awesome game! like the complexity of it.

Caspila says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:16am

Interesting take on the theme. The gameplay was also pretty cool, making your opponents kill themselves. I don't really get why you need to press the SHIFT key to run faster though since there's no stamina bar/cooldown. It's just annoying to hold it at all times.

Neat little game! Good job!

Nurbs says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 3:11am

Fun and challenging. I don't think it should be necessary to hold shift to run because you don't really ever need to not hold it :V

Sep 14, 2015 @ 11:56am

Challenging, fun game! I included it in part 30 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/aghqdpQgwgA

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