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

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Fuzzy Horde

by danielilett - Compo Entry

A wave shooter where you play as the waves.

The Fuzzies are after the Raiders' treasure again. Rather than trying to stop the little monsters, it's your job to get them to the end, where they'll be able to steal the treasure! You control waves of Fuzzies all at once - they move and attack in sync.

What the heck am I doing:
-Eaty Fuzzies (green) hurt stuff right next to them.
-Ballistic Fuzzies (purple) shoot furballs.
-TNT Fuzzies (red) explode.

Your aim is to reach the end with the LOWEST score possible. Destroying all turrets and losing as few Fuzzies as possible contribute to a lower score.

WASD/arrows to move around.
Left click to attack.
Right click to gather your Fuzzies together.

I didn't have time to implement almost all of the sounds I have ready, so I've opted out of Audio ratings. I also don't know how it'd ever get rated on 'Mood', so same for that. I forgot to put the treasure at the end (I'm an idiot), so just run to the end of the corridor until a big 'you win' popup appears. Just imagine the treasure is there :p . I hope you have fun playing!

You can see a timelapse video of the game's development here:

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peecestudios says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:32am

Fun but it got me confused for some reason.

abcdef65g says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:10am

For some reason, it's pretty hard for me. XD Those turrets kill my fuzzies too fast.

Other than that, this game is great, specially since it's a compo submission! I am impressed! This game really should get more attention.

You should consider improving on the things you didn't have time to finish (like the audio and the lack of a treasure) and putting up a post-compo version, for the sake of completion. :D

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