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

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Save the Monster!

by marudziik - Compo Entry

Use your mouse/ fingers/ other pointer device to drag the bad knights away from the small monster until it will be able to get into their heads.

As they're slowly loosing their minds, they'll start to attack each other (turnig red), and if picked target is not going to be killed, they'll get completely mad and finally kill themselves (for bonus points and additional life!).

How long can you last?

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Ratings

#178Theme3.85
#203Innovation3.44
#360Humor2.95
#406Fun3.11
#410Mood3.08
#527Graphics2.96
#540Overall3.04
#1314Coolness47%

Comments

dusho says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:37pm

nice game.. first I thought I had to kill that monster in the middle.. then I read the instructions again..
click fest

Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:51pm

Hehe gets hard after a while but good entry overall

HThomson says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 8:54pm

Liked the mind control idea. You should consider implementing it as special ability with a cool down and stuff rather than the knights just gradually loosing their minds over time. It would diversify the gameplay a bit and give the player more control over how they attack.

DeepBlueJeer says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:59pm

The mind control idea was very nice

kirilllosev says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:18pm

I like the idea. An interesting way to look at the theme.
Also I should mention the difficulty - it's well balanced, I think. Interesting entry

Eldan_Knight says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:28am

Nice idea and well executed.

alkazar says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 3:05pm

Simple but fun mechanic. I like it.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 6:38pm

I liked the retro graphics!

Obvious_San says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 11:44am

The idea is great :) Also the gfx is cute and not too bad! Only critic, it is kinda easy. Maybe it is getting much harder after some time, but the first five minutes were pretty easy.

TackoramaLtd says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:31pm

I loved the idea of a monster defense game. Simple and fun. Shame there's no sound.

Daisuke909 says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 8:22pm

Fun, challenging gameplay. It'd be nice if there was a little more to it, though.

Sep 14, 2015 @ 8:28pm

Quite nice entry there, simple, but fun!
Keep up the good work!

Creative Sectors: Kardfogú

van noctar says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 8:31pm

Good game! Graphism is'nt very realist but the gameplay is corect! I like this invasion or the simple input to protect the monster :)

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