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

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by Mr. Chocolate Salmon - Jam Entry

Short game, about dots shooting dots at other dots.

Usual story behind this. Started a game, realized it was no fun, so I made this in about 5 hours before the conclusion of the Jam. And to be honest, I had more fun making this than the game I was originally making, so I suppose that's important. Hope you have fun :)

Post edit:
Fixed a wonky variable name (was wondering for ages why this didn't work)
Fixed a variable value

Downloads and Links




rotpar says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:56am

The link is misleading. It's not a web game. It's for windows..

A_K_ says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:02am

Join to previous reply

Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:07am

Sorry, misread it. Fixed

ZacharyD says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:56am

Interesting. Are the dots real players? I was a bit confused in the beginning. Still fun, nonetheless

Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:11am

They're going to be, but I didn't have time for multiplayer

mooncalf says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:03pm

The ambiguity of ". . . what am I doing here? Oh, crap, shoot'em up!" was interesting and the music (especially the nice short chord change) helped that. Interesting concept.

Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:56pm

Cheers :)

raducumiczzz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:10pm

The particles are lovely. Fun in the end.

struffy says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:23pm

Nice, reminds me of

I would like to see a multi-player version where you pre-empt where people are and your moves are saved to hunt others later.

struffy says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:24pm

Reminds me of

I would like to see a multi-player version where you pre-empt where people are and your moves are saved to hunt others later.

Great intro music btw

Skipi says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 7:53pm

I'd like to see where this game goes. Hope you make it multiplayer :)

Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:58pm

Seems simple, wasnt sure what to really do but I found it interesting. I included it in part 10 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :)

Grahhhhh says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 1:45am

You know, I'm impressed this was done in 5 hours... if you want to get into comparisons, not sure I could've done better in that time frame. The game made me feel isolated and alone, and I can't really tell you why.

Sep 4, 2015 @ 11:24am

Thanks guys :)

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