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

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Looks Dead

by samfreeman05 - Jam Entry

-Mouse to control cursor
-Middle mouse to recenter mouse cursor
-Left click to select object/creature
-Right click to unselect object/creature
-R key to restart level
-Enter key to continue (when prompted)

Looks Dead, is a monochrome puzzle game where you have to prevent the "hero" from reaching the goal. To do that, you must use little eye's monsters to kill him. The "hero" can only jump if there's a monster in his way, but his ability to jump could also be used to trapped him using the monsters who also have their own unique ability (for this version there is only one creature called a Walker).

Programming and graphics: Samuel Allen / Samfreeman05.
Music made with and GXSCC.
The game was created using the Supowerpower game engine created by Sparklin Lab.

I hope you will like it and don't forget to leave your feedback.
For any question, you can contact me on twitter: @samfreeman05

Have a good day!

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Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:49am

Unfortunately, I found the mouse controls very unresponsive. This severely hampered the gameplay experience.

fmdud says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:02am

Why can't I rate this on audio? The sound was great! There was an issue selecting the monster but once I figured it out it was an interesting puzzle that got in and got out super fast. Like it a lot.

crazyrems says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:10am

That's a nice game. Mouse selection is really frustrating, and also the fact that all of your creatures are removed from the level when you lose. But that's still a nice game!

S0rax says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:29pm

The music is really cool, damages whatsoever so short. Nice game

madalaski says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:23pm

While the overall fun of the game was slightly ruined by the very accurate and sensitive mouse controls, it was very innovative with each level offering multiple solutions and being overall, very well designed.

RiaDelva says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:56pm

very nice idea :) I would love to play more of this!

GBGames says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:10pm

I am using Firefox 40.0 on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. It seems like the mouse cursor won't actually follow my mouse, so I couldn't play the game.

Bocodillo says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 12:02pm

Very fun game with a great idea behind it. Loved the graphic style too.

Nikteddy92 says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 12:56pm

Why didn't you put the music category? It's great! D:
There are some weird button hitboxes but in overall is great!
I like the core mechanic and the graphic! Gameplay is smooth and enjoyable!
The lenght it's a pity but I would really like to see an expanded version of the game!
Well done!

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