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

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Blob Basher

by Josho - Jam Entry

You play as Bob The Blob Monster in an infinite runner crush (Jump on them!) people for points and dodge giant bullets.

Up & W = Jump
Down & S = Duck
Left & A = Move left
Right & D = Move Right

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Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:13pm

Nice simple and fun game :)

Zerkruemler says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:24pm

Nice idea. Took me some time to understand the gameplay, but it works somehow.
Nice drumtrack

terop says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:26pm

looks excellent. The huge monster is also pretty good looking and nice animations in it.

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

Well I don't know if I overlooked something, but as long as the bullets just came from a high position you just have to duck all the time :D I don't know whether it's finished yet, I will check it out again after the end of the jam :)

Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:30pm

The fact that you get points without crushing people makes this a game about patience :(

OadT says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:31pm

Ah ok sorry now I understand, you have to jump on the people :D srry, it was confusing because nothing happened when you simply moved though them

ZzCalvinzZ says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:36pm

Fun! All the mechanics seem to work as intended. Nice little drum loop.

AlariSilver says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:11pm

Nice animations. It's a great simple game. My only problem is that the hit boxes for the missiles are too large, so the game thinks that I have hit a missile when I actually haven't.

kaitokidi says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:16pm

maybe you should be more careful with the missiles, because they often hit me when i unduck.
also maybe more map in horizontal would make better gameplay, because you could use the moving skills, and would allow more skill.

g_o says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 5:26pm

Nice game, pretty funny actually and nice music

Clurect says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:45pm

Quick fun and i thought it was funny that you squished the people :P

Valicitor says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:48pm

took me a while to figure out that I can squash the poor children... the horror... 5/5

Deadpan-Gamez says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:25pm

Great Job! awesome music!

peterthehe says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:45pm

There's something about bashing down all those people that's so satisfying XD

Geared Games says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:38pm

Pretty decent entry! Although I felt like you could add a bit more "feel" to the game, perhaps a bit of screenshake when you hit civilians or some sound effect to make it more satisfying ;)

guru-guru says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:39pm

I died because I was greedy. I am a monster

miwuc says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:22pm

Blob is cute. Crunching people is satisfying. It's too bad you can get points for doing nothing but crouching.

liquidmedia says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:51pm

GG endless 2d it's fun for a short time but very easy. if you hold down you win.

Ershany says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:56pm

Not a bad game, was a really neat concept. Loved the look of the game. However I could just duck forever and I will never die, so I question the games mechanics.

RadioLemon says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:39am

This game has a pretty neat risk reward mechanic going on. I could just find a way to physically hold down the "down" arrow and then wait for some years to get a gigantic score, but jumping up and down is more exciting.

Good job on the game and the cute drawings.

Karai17 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:41am

I like the hand-drawn assets! :D

BoskoSokolov says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:08pm

funny game good job i enjoyed playing

el-pepi says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:13am

Funny, but gets repetitive a bit too fast. Sometimes I didn't realise I was getting hit, maybe you should add an explosion or something.
I liked the music.

Wefiends says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:32am

It doesn't matter that you're 12, you made a fantastic game with a really innovative concept. Hope you keep making games!

Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:03pm

Fun simple game. I know you meant it to be a compo entry. Good job with the music.

fubenalvo says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:09pm

very simple game, but spent nice 2-3 minutes with it :)

superfreak says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:11pm

Fantastic job for a first time entry! Would have liked some increase in difficulty to keep the gameplay fresh but overall enjoyed it :)

Lancelot Gao says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 1:00am

There are several unexplained loss of life,but very cute!

Marjie62 says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:02pm

The gameplay is fun but a bit repetitive. I liked the monster design!

Jani Nykänen says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 5:09pm

Those missiles hit a bit too easy. Maybe you should reduce the hitboxes.

Shaun LeBron says ...
Sep 5, 2015 @ 9:52pm

clever little game! i love how the little people jump out of his way

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