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

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by pixzleone - Compo Entry

Dream is a story driven first person game featuring two endings.

WASD - Move Around
E - Interact/Pick up things (You have to look directly at them)
Mouse - Look around
Left Mouse Button - Fire Gun (If you have one)

(Exit button in menu doesnt work in web version)
Notice it´s not built to be a web game, so the download is recomended.
The web version has some problems.

Thanks for Playing!

Downloads and Links




Itay2805 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:50am

This was a nice game :)

Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:05pm

You achieved the theme very well!

*kid wakes up and sees footprints* "MOM! Get the gun!"

What a messed up family XD

inurashii says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:11pm

Decent mood and cinematography, pretty good graphics, but very slow and limited interaction and not a terribly creative use of theme. Short, though, and worth a play :)

ajopart says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:12pm

Good work on the graphics. The player moves too slowly imho. Great atmosphere

Aurel Bílý says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:40pm

Nice job. (though very Unity fps-esque...)
I only wished there would be a twist at the end of the story.

vegapomme27 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:45pm

Nice atmosphere, man. This very neutral place is creepy in a way. I kind of feel like he killed himself too.
Very abstract and nice.

pi_pi3 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:17pm

I like it. Theme interpretation similar to mine

Sedsibi says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:57pm

Not bad, less of a game then an interactive narrative. I liked the art style quite a bit.

boardtobits says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:57pm

Fit the theme nicely. Short enough to play through and get both endings. Impressive how much you built in just 48 hours. I'd love to see what more you could do with it.

Teekeks says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:59pm

Making the character move super slow just to make the game longer... meh. but it was nice, could be longer.

Artylo says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:59pm

Minimalistic, simple, but conveys a message. Good job, sir!

increpare says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:01pm

you don't lock the house cursor
unskippable text messed up the pacing for me
i had to press e to pick up the keys - i couldn't just click?

the screen isn't wide enough it seems in the browser - text going of the right side of the screen.

increpare says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:02pm

(i meant mouse cursor, not house cursor)

ezombort says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:03pm

Greate game. Could have been slightly more fast paced. That music haha. Loved it in a weird way, well done :)

Crypto137 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:07pm

Weird game. The story makes no sense, movement speed is painfully slow, interactivity is extremely low.

The atmosphere of mystery and graphics were pretty well done though.

axoona says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:15pm

I tried Chrome and Firefox and the game doesn't launch in neither :(
the screenshots are nice though!

rudra says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:19pm

Whoa, liked it a lot :)
* Theme implementation is very well done
* Great Graphics and creepy atmosphere
* Story was quiet good

Few issues I came by -
* Movement was a bit slow, I had to struggle with it (of course it justifies the genre of the game, but still I had a bit hard time to implement it

* Some text went out of the screen.

Overall it was very well done , Cheers :D

andreymust19 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:27pm

One of greatest what i played in that contest.

axoona says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:00pm

I managed to launch i! (yeay)
the graphics are really cool

Mantlair says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:26pm

Cool story. I didn't found the other ending though. I may if i try harder but i should play more games.

Wevel says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:39pm

Nice looking game, would have been nice to have a higher mouse sensitivity and a longer story

mantis says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:07pm

I am not a monster :)

RadioLemon says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:29am

The music was super funky, and the atmosphere felt like a horror game.

thinkFirst says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:15am

Enjoyed it :)
My issue was that whenever i looked left or right my mouse left the screen and i had to move my mouse really strange to get it back into the screen again every 10 seconds :(

GAFBlizzard says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:53am

The walking speed is reaaaally slow. Nice graphics and audio.

yokcos700 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:40pm

So, technical issues first:
For whatever reason, my cursor was able to leave the game window (Web), so looking around was kind of an inconvenient thing to do. Also, the right side of the screen was cut off a little because some of the text was offscreen.

I admire that you created an entire situation in this time, however small. Your game is clearly complete. The visual style, I'm not a fan of, but it's consistent and that's something lacking in a lot of games I see. Audio is kind of meh, but I very much like the alarm clock sound.

terop2 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:20pm


nili says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:52pm

Love the atmosphere.

scorched says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:04pm

"You are not a monster" :D Had the mentioned problem with right part of text cropped a bit too

McFood says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:40pm

This was an interesting concept. But I didn't really feel motivated to be a monster. I didn't feel the character was justified.

It looked great though, and it was presented with such style, the dream sequence at the beginning, the flashing text. All well done I thought.

Good work!

Linus123xbb says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 5:07pm

Good game, it was quite the humoristic adventure game! It was however a little short and you moved so slow!

guoboism says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 11:38pm

I think it's a short version of many crime films.
Rare to see things like this in a game jam!

freaknarf says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 7:31am

Cool short game, with a bizzare story.
Moves were a bit slow, i guess it's the 6:30AM effect... I liked the dark atmosphere and music combinations. Maybe it lacks a bit of interactions.
That was fun and left me with a weird feel, as if I was missing something => Ok, i found the second ending, now i'm even more confused :)
Hum, as their are a lot of empty frames in the hero's room, my theory is that he did not killed his neightboor, he made some naked body painting with him.

jcourt says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 12:44pm

Good job. It's a little short, but a good concept.

Xanjos says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 2:39pm

Pretty short but I love the graphics and the audio adds so much to the mood you've set.

ManuelGF says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 4:32pm

Player walks too slow, but I love the idea (mad fine artist haha). Well done

HotBoxGames says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 4:16pm

Great take on the theme, impressed that you managed to model all of this in 48 hours! Would have liked the game/story itself to be longer but this is Ludum Dare after all :p Movement was also very slow, but wasn't too much of a problem as the game is fairly quick to play. Good work!

igoramendola says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 12:42am

Pretty short, like mine hehehe... and it's an interesting interpretation of the theme. I liked that it has two endings. The graphics are simple, but aesthetically they look very good ^_^

MikeEnoch says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 10:11pm

Felt like the player moved too slowly, good presentation though, and a complete experience - well done!

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