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

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Village Defender

by RedFil - Compo Entry

You are the leader of a monster village in a RPG world.
Every day humans, calling themselves as "Adventurers", raid your village to loot, destroy and kill everything in front of them to complete some silly requests from someone paying them to do so.
Defend your village and fellows!

Instructions:
LMB - Move
E - Attack

Goal:
Survive and prevent the humans from destroying the village's houses as long as you can.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#270Audio3.14
#455Mood3.00
#472Fun3.00
#493Overall3.10
#562Graphics2.90
#593Theme3.20
#634Humor2.32
#785Innovation2.43
#1668Coolness39%

Comments

Wolar says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:27pm

I had kinda strange experience about controls, having problem to face and hit adventurers. Overall I like the game.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:28pm

Good start! The music was nice and after a short time I really got into it.

ronsap123 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:29pm

Really awesome game! Liked it a lot! Great job!

Wevel says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:44pm

Fun to play, but the movement is a bit weird, needs an option to use WASD instead.

StrideWide says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:58pm

The game was fun, and I liked the music. The controls were a bit weird and I would have liked to have gotten stronger as I played, but overall the game was good.

sydream says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:09pm

Fit the theme nicely, though could have done with bit more gameplay and some feedback from attacking monsters (i.e. bounce back, screen shake, particles when killing, etc). Enjoyed playing it anyway :)

micdoodle8 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:53pm

Nice entry, music was good but I had a hard time hitting the enemies.

scriptorum says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:59pm

I would have preferred WASD to move and click to attack. Multiple threat indicators would be more helpful. Liked the song! Also liked the fire effect.

DaanVanYperen says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:10pm

Bit finicky with controls, I'm a stickler for angled pixels though!

Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:12pm

Control need tweaking. Good job on the burning (house) affect!

Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:21pm

Great aesthetic! I like the pixel art :)

Grhyll says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:30am

Made me so sad when the first house caught on fire :(

Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:34am

good to see a unity game that doesn't rely on the default buttons and menus :P I like the basic game play too but the controls could use work.

hgcummings says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 8:44pm

Good graphics and good consistent style. I found the movement a bit clunky and it would have been good to have some animation or for attacking to make it a bit clearer. Nice challenging gameplay with the waves of multiple adventurers.

cyrixd says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 12:35am

Neat game, the music and art style fit very well. Mouse movement felt a bit clunky, but was manageable enough.

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