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

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Feed The Cracken

by DarthThomas - Jam Entry

Sink all fishing boats, and avoid warships. Fish gives you live.

Controls:
Arrows/WSAD - Movement
Left Mouse Button - Attack

Design/programming/graphics: Tomasz Trzaska
Audio: freesound.org

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness79%
#444Theme(Jam)3.56
#795Humor(Jam)2.25
#827Fun(Jam)2.65
#888Graphics(Jam)2.55
#925Overall(Jam)2.73
#955Mood(Jam)2.45
#957Innovation(Jam)2.33

Comments

Valicitor says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:13pm

Damn, navy OP against sea monsters

rotpar says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:58am

Simple but cool.

Wilson says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:31am

Cool game.

mboaj says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:30am

It reminded me this game made by some Italian students :) Is it you?

http://polimi-game-collective.itch.io/little-kraken

Rothens says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:33am

Cool game, but navy is too OP :P

ErelDev says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:49am

Simple but cool :)

Komradus says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:55pm

That was pretty cool, I liked the animations on the ships. Though the sound was a little unbalanced, some loud and some quiet.

Tortoise says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:36pm

Very simple. I'd have liked better audio and some music. a bit grindy.

folex70 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:52pm

pretty cool, very pretty cool , i liked sound and graphics. maybe add some velocity in cracken to make this game more dinamic. Congratulations for this work

DruhinM says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 3:32pm

Simple and cool game

GertJohnny says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Simple but interesting idea. I think it would have been nice if the controls were all mouse or all keyboard instead of the combination.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:43pm

Audio was TERRIBLE. The game was a bit repetitive, honestly, and taking out the unmoving ships while avoiding the shooting one was a bit boring. Perhaps if the ships you were trying to get were actually moving targets it would be interesting.

P.T.A says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:49pm

a cool game of kraken vs ships, simple and fun!

Karai17 says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 4:02am

Simple game, I liked how the fishing boats were larger than the warships. ;)

LewisChaplin says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 8:25pm

Good Game, was fun to play! really good Job!

crucknuk says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 10:55am

Good job fellow krakener! ;)

UncleChris says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 6:11pm

I really liked it - good leveling up of the danger, but the number of fishing ships needed to scale a bit (less in start, more as time went on). When the shooting ships appeared was better adjusted.

Big Cow says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 7:28pm

It was satisfying destroying all those ships. I got to level 6. I thought the difficulty ramped up well over time. Took a risk and attacked a battle ship and was pleased to find you can destroy them if you want at a large cost to health.

hunttis says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 7:30pm

Alright game, if a bit repetitive. I was hoping for some kind of indicator for damage (since the attack animation didn't help which direction I was attacking) when I hit a ship.

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