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

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A Dark Day

by Darkhaul - Compo Entry

A short game where you play as a monster trying to blend in to human society... that is until you get hungry and kill and eat everyone, just don't get shot while you're doing that. I hope you enjoy the game!

Art I drew in, sfx were made in bfxr and music is something I wrote and played on my guitar then recorded with zynewave podium.

If you play the standalone version I would recomend playing at 800x600 resolution :)

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Zerkruemler says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:04am

Cool idea, but gets harder exponentially which makes it impossible to get post the 3 policemen phase.
The music gets boring very soon, but at least there is music.
Well done, works fine. Unfortunately chrome didn't seem to support the engine somehow, but works fine in firefox.

cgriff says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:20am

Hard game! But a good entry. I like the simple icons and music. Easy to get into. Nice work.

DesignerNap says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 10:44am

Nice simple idea here. Clean presentation and supporting audio. Good work!

conrad123 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:15pm

Great game! It's a bit confusing at first, but otherwise, great job!

Gigaraptor says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:22pm

Without a doubt the best game I have played so far out of 5. The music is really fitting, and the gameplay satisfying. However, while the art looks good, its stiff as hell.

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

Good game overall :) Cool that you made music, but it's does get a bit annoying oO

DiscoFish says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:02am

Cool idea and nice game.

Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:07am

Yeah, three policemen is a hell ) Waited for about 5 minutes to make it )

WASDMagician says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 11:23am

Nice idea, the music gets repetative quite quickly, it does get quite difficult.

Grhyll says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:19pm

Nice game!
At first I found the graphics and lack of animation funny, and it took me some tries to understand how it worked, then I was caught in the gameplay, it's simple but enjoyable :)
Maybe when the policemen are offscreen they shouldn't have vision on you, so the difficulty doesn't ramp up so fast!

rodobodolfo says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:40pm

Challenging but rewarding game. I liked and had the obligation of finisshing it. Good job!!

Aug 30, 2015 @ 2:28am

I agree with the other players, it's a little hard, but is a nice idea. Maybe expand the scenary could be a way to make it a little bit easier. Implement some stealth mechanics would be cool too =D
Overall, nice work!

Biruts says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 2:23pm

Very nice project guys, i really love it, please check our game too and if you liked it give us a vote. Look for Road to hell and enjoy.

Aaranos says ...
Sep 10, 2015 @ 11:35pm

Fun game and I like the graphics and audio. The difficulty is a bit too much at three cops without introducing some new mechanic to deal with it, as I was sitting there for about 5 minutes before the eye went away just to get one guy.

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