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

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Who is the monster?

by kaitokidi - Jam Entry

Funny game to play while you are on a social meeting, a party or anywhere with friends, it is not meant to be an activity but to be a complement to your party, meeting...

Who is the Monster is a social game made by Genís Bayona, with help of Cristina Raluca Vijulie, and graphics made by Xevi Bayona aimed to you and your friends to have a better party, laughs and happiness.

Game made with:
- C++
- Gimp
- for android NDK
- for windows MinGW

RULES (they are on the game so you can skip it now):

There is a monster between us, and we must hunt it.
In order to capture the monster we will use the following procedure:
If you want to ask something to someone, you can say his/her name on the question. (i.e. "How are you John?","Joan, how old are you?","Would you like a refill Marta?")
If you have said the name, he/she has to answer saying that he/she is not the monster. (i.e "Very good, because i'm not the monster","I'm 22 years old, and as you can realize, monsters don't live so much so i'm not one", "Monsters hate beer, and i'm not one, so give me a refill").
If someone claims not to be the monster without being asked any question with his/her name, it will be obvious that he/she is a monster and has screwed up pretending that he/she is not.
If someone answer a question that has been made using his/her name and does not say that he/she is not the monster, Someone who realise it can say (or yell)
" You are the monster! "
(In order to make sure the answer is over, you will have to wait at least 3 seconds between the answer and the acusation) If someone is acused of being a monster, he/she will have to pass a test to demonstrate his/her innoscense.
The test will be chosen by this game using a sofisticated method of randomly picked "truth or dare" actions, but you can play it even without this game using your own tests.


Be respectful, remember that the monster is only a joke, we all are humans, enjoy it, and have fun! Hope you might like it!

:O)0> -{ Hope you like it! }

Downloads and Links




Hyoga-3D says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:19pm

Good idea. I like it, very fun and creative

BSODDevTeam says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:20pm

Masterpiece for the party time!

Ethan Allwood says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:05pm

fun game

OxyOxspring says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:12pm

Brilliant Idea!

MrSylar59 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:43am

It's a great idea

Nichii says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 3:46pm

Fun idea, i had tried it with 2 people, it was pretty interesting. Good luck with future ideas.

HotBoxGames says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 8:37pm

First entry I've seen like this - very creative and quite funny to play :D

Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:23pm

Nice version truth or dare! Great to see a not-only-computer game xD
Great work!

guoboism says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:12am

Good idea for party game.

MechanicMoon says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 8:58pm

This remind me other drinking,etc party games. The android version is very interesting. Good job!

ChrisFagan says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 11:37am


crucknuk says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 5:08pm

Interesting idea! I did not expected a social game during a ludum dare!

Sep 9, 2015 @ 7:34pm

Fun little party game! Really unexpected.

Sep 12, 2015 @ 1:22pm

Good party game!

(Just an aside: you might want to use vsync on the computer version. The coil whine from my graphics card of running at >6000fps isn't exactly kind to the ears)

kaitokidi says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 3:30pm

wowowo, @Slashee the Cow, so true, I totaly forgot, soz, fixed, tomorrow I will try to recompile the windows version I don't have a windows OS here, but the code is fixed, thank you very much!

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