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

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The Monster Who Didn't Have A Name

by tuturto - Jam Entry

You are a nameless monster who is trying to regain their name by collecting blue flames. Torch carriers of the village try to prevent you from achieving this, so better avoid them.

Simple endless runner. Space to start and jump, cursor keys to move left and right. Esc to return to start screen and exit from there. Requires .Net runtime 4.5.2.

Written in F#, RxNA and MonoGame.

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AtkinsSJ says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:39pm

I like that it's an endless runner with more than just a jump button, made things more interesting. Not sure if it was randomness or intentional, but at around 50 points the villagers went from being in big clumps to spreading out more, which made the jumps more fun and challenging. Art's simple, but I like the style of it.

echokain says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:32pm

Really like the art style, it's really effective here. I think it just started off a little slow for me, missing that real dynamism you get from runner games.

foxboard says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:55am

interesting graphics, nice idea of being pushed back by villagers.

dancingmad says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:47pm

nice art!

Rongefilet says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 2:48pm

Really liked the graphics but the fixed jump makes the game harder than it should.

Aug 28, 2015 @ 10:38am

Nice graphics. :)

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