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

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by psyduckfreak - Compo Entry

You are a mutated duck, hungry for some tadpoles. Follow the mom and eat as many as possible before time runs out. ARROW KEYS to move SPACE BAR to eat.

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elliottd says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:26am

Great use of colour and nice rendering and paralax with the environment. good that you have a fleshed out set of sounds and ambience. I wasn't a fan of the use of developer voice acting. Great entry!

AndyBrown says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:34am

Love the art! A bit gruesome at spots, but very well done. The game play felt pretty solid too, nice job!

ENDESGA says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:39am

Art is great :)

otato says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:39am

Good art. Sound mix was a little bit loud, but otherwise solid.

andyman404 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:53am

Nice work on the graphics and parallax. I don't know if I found a glitch - not sure why but the controls didn't respond until after quite a few tries. And then later when the duck falls down a pit, the game keeps going as if nothing happened, but the duck is not visible anymore. Nevertheless, well done 48 hours!

Flygamer101 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:04am

Liked the color and graphics. Wonderful art. Very nice.

Modoc73 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:16am

Like the comic booky art style. Well done!

Empyrealhell says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:01am

"I don't wanna go anyway." Fantastic. Also the sad faces of the things I was eating were cracking me up.

Sadale says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:35am

The game is bugged. It keep restarting at the first level :/
Using google chrome.

kcaze says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:36am

The graphics are really nice and the monster has an interesting design. It kind of makes me feel bad to eat the frog's children though :\

The gameplay also wasn't engaging enough for me to make it past the third level (the one with bouncy flowers).

Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:37am

This duck thing is a real jerk.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:39am

Cool looking game, and I like the sound effects, but it could be a little bit more fast paced, and sometimes the frog just goes back to the beginning, making a long wait for play to begin.

jorgemoag says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:51am

The art is very cute. Great gameplay. Well done.

steve says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:43pm

Lovely art, especially the duck. Had a bug, falling into the pit on the first level doesn't kill you, and you still die if you're midway through the eating animation for the last tadpole when the time runs out. I was confused at first because I didn't realise the game started with a cutscene and was wondering why the frog was jumping when I didn't tell it to :)

Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:20pm

Nice Idea, Good Game. I like the graphics. Only point the frog-sequences are sometimes long-lasting. But all in all good job.

FrederickK says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:05pm

Had some problems at the start, because for some reason the game was stuck in the tutorial with the frog.
I would like the hitbox for eating be bigger, many times I had to reposition myself because I was just a little off.
Other than that, I liked the art and the idea that sometimes the path you have to take isn't the same as the frog, because the tadpoles fall.
Good job!

guoboism says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:30am

Nice graphic! The idea is great, too.
It would be better if eating animation be shorter, though.

Grahhhhh says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 12:03am

It was a good concept, liked the animations and LOVED the voice acting.. voice acting alone bumped up my humor vote :D

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