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

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Get Out Of My Swamp

by terryg - Jam Entry

The fairies are invading the ogre's swamp, but this time he is not going to talk to some stupid lord..this time it's personal...he will kill all the fairies before they consume his swamp.

Use your mouse to direct the Ogre. Use the W and S key to move forward and backward. Right click (or left click or press space) to drop fairy stopping bricks. The bricks will only last 10 seconds, and you have a limited amount. After the bricks expire, only then do you get them back. Try and create an equilibrium and survive as long as possible. Enjoy!

(all original code, art, sound effects and music composed during the contest)

Requires Unity plugin.

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Aug 29, 2015 @ 3:44am

The instructions aren't really clear about how to play the game (fortunately, it's a bit more clear once the game actually starts, but I never found myself actually needing to use bricks).

Also, those fairies don't seem very smart. A lot of the time while I was just sitting in the corner waiting for them to repopulate they'd just run into me.

Ershany says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 3:45am

I liked how you included a tutorial! Interesting game, it made me smile :P However I did not like the feel of the controls.

terryg says ...
Sep 11, 2015 @ 7:10pm

Thanks for the feedback. I'm trying to figure out how to make the controls work better. Also, having a game win condition would be nice. Some sort of objective. We ran out of time before we could get that in there. :(

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