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

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Fear me

by joe - Compo Entry

You are the monster!
And they should fear you!

People are frightened when they notice you. Harvest their fear to win.

But don't get noticed too much, or your existence will be confirmed and you will lose.

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GagaPete says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:40am

I am not entirely sure why, but somehow I managed to scare the person. I'd recommend changing the time limit to a turn limit though.

joe says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:53am

Thanks! Yeah would have been better probably.

To be honest, I just ran out of time and added the timer so there is any challenge at all :)

DarkCart says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:42am

Interesting concept.

Yamzho says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:51am

I would have love to be able to use arrow keys or WASD to move, but the concept is very interesting.

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:53am

Really interesting concept, i love how the eyes pop from under the bed:D kinda creepy. Didn't manage to scare the person, but it set me in a great monster mood!

congusbongus says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:50pm

Interesting idea, although I felt there wasn't enough here to do it justice. For example, you could add stealth elements where you need to hide from lights or manipulate objects in the room for extra scaring.

Romaing says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:51pm

I like the idea to frighten people with monsters :) Controls are a little slow with mouse maybe

GBGames says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:47pm

Ohhhh, ok, I got it now. You want to be seen, but not too much.

I liked how the sleeper cowered as you got closer, and if you were too noticed that she turned on the light, which made hiding important sometimes.

I agree that the timer was confusing because the game otherwise feels turnbased, and I found it frustrating that the monster has to take up some of that precious time turning around.

Neat concept, and good use of the theme!

@SamPotasz says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:47pm

The blinking eyes are such a nice touch. Especially when you see them glowing under the bed!

But I couldn't figure out how to scare anyone :-(

x1212 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:18pm

Nice idea, and use of the theme!

sergicollado says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:34pm

I like him eyes between bed jajaja

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

Great concept which carried out very well. The mixture of turn base and horror is genius. There could have been some audio effects or more interactive objects around the room but all in all, a good entry.

pixzleone says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:40pm

Cool idea, with more time this could be really nice!

kles4enko says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:15pm

step by step I'm moving to you.... Nice!

Tosic says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:14am

Very good, but it is also hard, I couldn't exactly get it ;)

madmaw says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 12:17am

I love the tactical aspect of this and the context-sensitive actions, great for mobile. Could do with some more variety, feels like the concept could be explored further

bvanschooten says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 8:10am

The game is a bit limited as is, but I appreciate you're trying something original here. I would like to see the concept explored further.

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