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

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Monster can-can

by nassi - Compo Entry

I was not happy with the theme. After a few failures I just decided to submit the simplest possible thing to be able to rate all the wonderful games you all made.

If you don't know what to do with the .love file go here: https://love2d.org/.

Everything about the game itself should be self explanatory.

Leave a comment even if you have nothing to say, that way I'll be able to play your game in return!

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Ratings

Coolness85%
#199Humor3.32
#599Fun2.82
#712Graphics2.57
#744Theme2.88
#759Mood2.47
#766Innovation2.48
#856Overall2.58

Comments

Sadale says ...
Aug 23, 2015 @ 2:58pm

I didn't read the description before playing this game. I regret it. xD

Sadale says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:34am

Interesting. The more I shake, the more the bubbles goes up.

TiByte says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:17am

Don't say the game's worse than it is. I quite liked it.

headchant says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:51pm

10/10 would shake again

headchant says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:52pm

Highscore: 83. would shake again

S0lll0s says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:01pm

It's funny at least :)

Frozen Ninja says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:31pm

Funny game, simplistic art, but somewhat lacking gameplay. Good job! :)

Artsuom says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:34pm

Funny game indeed.. and suits the theme perfectly. :P

CreamyBacon1 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:43pm

My top score is 93! Good job for what it was!

johnhattan says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:16pm

Hey, credit for making a complete game, albeit a pretty simple one. I almost broke my space-bar playing a second time.

jofra says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:10pm

my highscore was 116! muaha :D
cool simple game

Macecraft says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:58pm

While the gameplay is really simplistic and doesn't have much going for it, it looks appealing and smashing space to see a soda can fountain shoot higher is strangely fun.

adsilcott says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:56pm

Fun simple game. You should be proud of yourself. Most people can't even make a game.

zenmumbler says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 2:21pm

Hey, at least I got to see a disappointed monster face.

wijnen says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 2:22pm

With this description it was bound to be a simple game, but I liked it. :-) Not sure why, but I felt it was funny. It doesn't have much replay value though. :-p

nassi says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 2:24pm

@zenmumbler: That's just a random kid trying to grab the Monster can, which you play as. I guess it's my fault for making the kid green. I thought kids were green, but I must've been wrong. Maybe it was cabbage that was screen...

Thanks for the comments everyone! It's true that I should be proud of actually making something, but I just feel like I let myself down with this entry, since I'm capable of much more.

Ershany says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:26pm

Still an achievement :)

Nikteddy92 says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:41pm

I like your Idea of submitting something only because you wanted to support us.
Btw nice tiny entry ;D

cmayhem says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 5:08pm

81, my shaking skill need improving. More fun than I was lead to believe by the description.

Hamsternator says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 5:10pm

Why does the monster get sad? Now I'm sad too :'(

LewisChaplin says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 5:12pm

Nice one, like the mini games! :D

Jelinib says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 6:29pm

Creative interpretation of "Monster", and I have a soft spot for button mashing. Simple but it works! Me likey!

pta2002 says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 5:38pm

SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE!

parDal says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:20pm

90 shakes.

Try to make something more complex next time, we would like to play and rate your games (for more than 5 minutes) too.

Aug 31, 2015 @ 7:02pm

Surprisingly fun; reminds me of Hyper Sports where you just mashed the keyboard to bits to get the athletes to run faster, jump higher, etc.

Drauthius says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 8:36pm

Over a hundred shakes and the frog thing is still crying... Is it because I shook ITS Monster can? Is that why I'm the monster?! :O

Meta-link says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 9:07pm

Finally the first game I see using a Monster can ! A simple game, but fun :)

Brightstar says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:30am

Silly fun. I like it.

Sep 3, 2015 @ 9:47pm

Space well and truly smashed.

Stending says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 7:50pm

That was funny! Really, that wasn't nothing! Congratulations for having done something!

HotBoxGames says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 11:09pm

Look man its got no bugs, its as difficult as you make it to be. Nice.

OnlySlightly says ...
Sep 10, 2015 @ 2:57am

Super cute! When I thought of the theme I didn't think of the monster energy drink. I love how concerned the monster looks as he's shaking the can and how upset he is after it's opened.

egor-idiot says ...
Sep 10, 2015 @ 2:32pm

Crazy game %)

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