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

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monster run

by pianoman373 - Compo Entry

You are a Monster being held in a secret facility and you must escape!

Jump and climb your way through the game to get to the doorway at the end while avoiding turrets and electric fences.


A/D: left/right
Spacebar: jump
S: crouch (you dont take damage)
W while on wall: climb
sroll: zoom

To run simply download the zip file, extract it, and run monster-run.jar.

I used Eclipse, LWJGL, GIMP, and my own engine code contained in com.pianoman.engine.

Downloads and Links




BuddaKaeks says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:33am

I think i know your problem with LWJGl.. it's the path to the native library, isn't it?

public static void main(String[] args){
System.setProperty("org.lwjgl.librarypath", new File("relative/path/to/native/folder").getAbsolutePath());

//your code

BuddaKaeks says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:34am

That should solve it

pianoman373 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:07am

I just figured it out and submitted the jar.
My problem was eclipse doesnt put the classpath in the manifest file so it didnt know where to where to find the jar.

That code is just needed by LWJGL so it can load it's DLL's

andreymust19 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:20pm

I have error after running 'monster-run.jar':

Java Virtual Machine Launcher
Could not find the main class: Program will exit.

tweedle says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 11:14pm

Like the idea! Climbing walls was a pretty cool mechanic.

peecestudios says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 11:52pm

This is such a rage game, I love it.

okmmjyygv says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 9:48pm

liked the idea.

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