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

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A Grain of Truth

by KAGSme - Jam Entry

You were cursed, doomed to live out to the end of your days as a beast. One who must feed on the life force of humans to survive. Thankfully, you found a sustainable food source, a village, and survived without causing too much harm. Sadly the village is under threat from the scourge of the monsters who come from the mountains.

objective: kill all the monsters before they kill all the villagers.

Controls:
Left mouse button – move to position, basic attack on enemies/villagers
‘q’ – Health regen
‘w’ – Acid spit (right mouse click to fire)
‘e’ – Invisibility
‘r’ – Kaboom (just try it:)

Gain MANA by killing villagers (- basic attack only)
Use scroll wheel to zoom in and out.
Space bar – resets camera.

Game created by Ludum Dare first timers: Kieran Gallagher, Jim C and Alex MacDiarmid

Royalty free music by Evan King

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#481Overall(Jam)3.26
#599Mood(Jam)3.00
#608Fun(Jam)2.95
#634Humor(Jam)2.60
#665Theme(Jam)3.26
#689Innovation(Jam)2.79
#1796Coolness35%

Comments

BoskoSokolov says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:19pm

nice idea and great audio nice job D:

tal says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:36pm

nice one! :)

Pickens Inc. says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:41pm

Cute graphics, a tad too small to see without zooming in a whole bunch, but a nice MOBA-esque defend-them-up, which I like!

Team Luminous says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 8:53pm

I like monsters who appreciate sustainability.

scriptorum says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:13pm

I need that camera to auto-center. Will you come over here and hold my space bar? :) Nice music.

BeardoGames says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:54pm

I really enjoyed the music and the cute graphics, and the gameplay was quite a bit of fun. I'm a sucker for small-scaled characters in games as well. Very nice!

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

Great idea and nicely executed. Only things I didn't like was the music being to loud and the development console still being active.

DarkBoulevard says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:46am

Really nice gameplay! I really like it!

ALobker says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 10:07am

The camera was a bit annoying, but overall a nice game

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