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

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Don't SPROUTCH me!

by Arche-san - Jam Entry

A scientific experience transformed you into a monster. You have to go to the hospital but all your friends live near by. Don't SPROUTCH (stomp) them and perhaps you may find an antidote to get back to your original form.

Use the left and right keys.
Use the up key to jump.

Game made by @kitty_factory team.
Special thanks to @amethystsworld for the quotes.

EDIT : Music has been added post jam (25/09/15).

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wicht says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:03am

I like the stomping mechanic and how you can influence the movement. Good job with that!

Simonaiso says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:03am

Brilliant game! Love the artwork, and the innovative idea/mechanic of stepping... and not stepping on thos hilarious critters. I laughed really hard when the signs came up.

WASDMagician says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:06am

Brilliant game, a really good idea very well executed.

The only thing I coud see as an improvement would be some background music.

LeafThief says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:42am

I feel horrible. Good job!

TomOlivier says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:47am

Loved SFX and Graphics. Neat game.

azokal says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:28pm

Nice art. But I loose a lot of time on the last level because it was too fun to "SPROUTCH" everyone !
Good job ! :)

gdquest says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:36pm

The game is lacking a soundtrack to carry the action. Apart from that, I think it's a smart concept, with lovely visuals! Gameplay-wise, I would've liked to be able to go back during a step (to use the left arrow to just move the foot back in mid air) to better aim. But the controls still work nicely.

PaulJs says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:44pm

Nice !

onilink_ says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:51pm

Ahah very fun idea :b

gingerBill says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:36pm

Cool game. Very well executed and in keeping with the theme.

KodingNights says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:42pm

I LOL'd :-) Great idea, fun to play, great graphics... all in all great entry!

Ithildin says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:20pm

Great idea! It's funny and sad at the same time to "sproutch" the little guys. I'm still on my way to the hospital!

Graphics and audio are cool as well, awesome job!

stoarch says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:26pm

Good game. These small bastards throw himself under my legs.

Strike says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:47pm

HAHA, I love the title and the little "no no no no no no" sound. I was fun to complete the game. Interesting and innovative concept. I also love the idea of not wanting to be a monster and trying to not hurt people.

Stending says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:32pm

Really cool concept! Really funny in everything. Sfx, Quotes, Story, Visuals! Nice work! =)

Loutrattitude says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:32pm

Very cool entry :)
It is good that you made check points!

derr says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:47pm

Cool entry! Music, sounds and visuals work really well together. Now, if you'd excuse me. I have to wash my feet.

Cloudeyes says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:15pm

i like the style :P

axoona says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:54pm

really like this game, very addicting!

GFM says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 11:30pm

I really liked the game's idea! But playing with the controller felt somewhat clunky... The stick was too sensitive and would cause me to jump when I simply wanted to move a little forward... That that was my only issue. :)

Great game!

metalchouchen says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:42am

Nice idea and lovely art :) I'm glad to finally finished to join the hospital :)

fafastudio says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:24pm

Great idea, simple but terribly fun ! :D
Loved to stomp all these little snail ! >:)

xvw says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 2:14am

I love this game. :)
Epic idea, epic graphics! Hilarous sound effects!

Aug 30, 2015 @ 2:32pm

Love the game! Congrats!

CheesyRamen says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 3:22pm

Great game! Really well-polished, plus you should really think about developing this further with the cool mechanic you thought of! =)

superfluous says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 3:24pm

Really good, I loved the mechanics. There were some moments once the little guys started moving that were frustrating, because they would move into a position where I had nowhere I could move that wouldn't squish someone. Although I guess that just makes it fit the theme even more!

mat1er says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 7:36pm

Actually, I felt bad for the monster...
The game is good and we really feel how hard is it to move and be careful for him. 10/10

BoyWithStick says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 1:56am

Great game! The controls for the character worked well and I really like the artwork. I felt bad Sproutching the little guys. Nice job!

freaknarf says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 10:54am

Hahaha funny game and interesting idea :) the gameplay stays simple but the game is sometimes quite hard. Very cute visuals, it feels like it could even been better with just a few more time :) Dialogs and songs are very fun too.
Anyway i beat it, cool game, cool ending ! good job !

bombjack says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 4:33pm

The art is amazing and the gameplay is highly original. Solid entry. God job!

Dianouille says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 5:41pm

Very funny. And hard. And I loooove the sound. No, no, no, no, nooooooo !

Pierrec says ...
Sep 9, 2015 @ 8:51am

no no no no no no no
Great mechanics, great sounds! very funny!

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