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

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Handsome Fishman

by dwemthy - Jam Entry

You are a fishman living with you mom, who wants you to get out of her house and get married. Her advice: eat feet so you'll be handsome like your father, then you'll find the right fishwoman.

Use W,A,S,D or arrows to swim. Space to bite. Bite off swimmers' feet and eat them.
Don't scare away all the swimmers or you won't be able to eat enough feet.
Avoid the lake fish who want to nibble on you and any feet that float to close.

Programming by me,
Art by Karl

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zillix says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:14am

holy crap this is awesome. love the intro! the game is so absurd... it is fantastic

Shaw says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:56pm

Intro is excellent, fantastic idea for a game, controls felt a little janky, but could be hilarious fun with some polish.

terop2 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:56pm

Works fine. Pretty nice music you have. Looks nice too.

ZzCalvinzZ says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:58pm

super funny...i bit off as many feet as i could and then jumped up on the dock to try and chase the kids, but I just got stuck doing jumping jacks and couldn't move. Fun stuff!

thinkFirst says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:24pm

pretty cool, funny. We went with a serious game that you have to end to reveal the theme!

Grahhhhh says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:01am

You know, graphically I went into this not expecting much, but the concept was solid, the gameplay was fine, and this was hands down the funniest ludam dare game I've played yet, nice work.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:08pm

Great music and cool enemies! Was a bit hard, so I couldn't get further than the skeleton skull as the game reset to start at each "death". The mood was awesome and I loved the handling of the control information at the start!

Maramasa says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:21pm

Fairly strange game which is pretty funny. Good job :)

dwemthy says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:50pm

>Great music and cool enemies! Was a bit hard, so I couldn't get further than the skeleton skull as the game reset to start at each "death". The mood was awesome and I loved the handling of the control information at the start!

I think you might have commented on the wrong game? There's no skeletons in this game, other than hiding inside the fishman and swimmers.

jcwelgemoed says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:09pm

Cool intro. Fun concept. controls a bit 'rigid'?

Anti says ...
Sep 10, 2015 @ 2:30pm

The intro was awesome. Really liked it! The gameplay itself was also good.

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