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

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Hug me, please!

by Geared Games - Jam Entry

In this game you control an innocent monster who just wants a hug. But all the humans keep running away and attacking him, so who is the monster really?

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Ratings

Coolness77%
#84Theme(Jam)4.08
#106Humor(Jam)3.74
#119Fun(Jam)3.68
#275Mood(Jam)3.47
#316Graphics(Jam)3.82
#330Overall(Jam)3.45
#520Innovation(Jam)3.00

Comments

goet says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:12pm

Really cute and awesome presentation.

Vladirien says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:20pm

Really fun game with a nice mood! I feel really sad for that poor godzilla completly misunderstood :'(

HACKhalo2 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:21pm

This game was super cute!

AndyBrown says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:24pm

I loved the artwork and music! Stomping buildings was a lot of fun.

ziege says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:29pm

This is all kinds of awesome.

Deadeyejoe says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:44pm

Great job i loved it !
Poor monster its too sad :'(

uthamon says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:11pm

Enjoyable and cute title. Really like how these people running away look.

redzero says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:21pm

aawwwwww

Kuchalu says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:20pm

Loved it. Sad monster is sad.

SecularBaron says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:24pm

I played as a giant monster who only wanted love and affection from the tiny humans around it. I tried to find comfort in buildings. I feel nothing. I decided to end it all by standing in the nuclear waste. 5/5

S0lll0s says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:43pm

Very cute! When the people are on the map borders its pretty hard to scare them into the water though. Is there a win condition? Managed to get to 140000 on the second try.

Geared Games says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:11pm

There isn't actually a win condition, it's pretty much about getting a high score :)

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:02pm

Super cute, the monster feels great. Music is very nice!

lanestp says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:03pm

Took me a minute to figure out how to deal with the soldiers but once I did, it became really fun! Poor guy he's so misunderstood!

MrSylar59 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:19pm

This was so cute :DD

Potato & Taco says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:59pm

VERY enjoyable game!

randoman says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 12:31pm

Pretty fun game! :D

LeekAnarchism says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:47pm

Really fun to play! I thought the difficulty was pretty well balanced, too.

Sad that the protagonist did not receive any hugs.

TackoramaLtd says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 7:36pm

Sickingly cute and the music made me stand in the pool of nuclear glowing stuff.

bossmojoman says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 7:51pm

I love how the 2d image flips when you change direction. Fun!

dalbinblue says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 7:15pm

Awe, that's so sad, and cute. Had a lot fun with the simple game, though after a while it does get repetitive. As a note there is something rather odd, when standing at the bottom of the screen I kept seeing civilians dying in apparent suicide.

Highscore: 127116

UekiShurei says ...
Sep 11, 2015 @ 1:23pm

I can feel the high production value here. Good job! Though I didn't know that wrecking houses gives you points at first.

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