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

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Innocent Cherry

by goost - Jam Entry

My first game jam, my first entry!
It wanted to make more of a visual novel and well...it has no gameplay.
I think, that was not the best idea, content creation is hard.
Next time, I will focus on game play.
Nonetheless, I had fun and learned a lot, so please enjoy!
(Linux version is untested!)

Controls:
WASD/ARROWS - Movement
Shift, hold - Run
Space - Jump

WARNING:
There is still a bug and for the love of it, I cannot find the source.
Sometimes, but not always, the screen will stay red after a cutscene, if one goes right first.
This can be avoided if one goes left first and sees the end, then restart with 'R'.
Should one get stuck in the red screen, only a restart of the client helps (close and reopen).
Sorry about that!
If somebody knows how to fix this, please tell me.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#364Mood(Jam)3.33
#771Overall(Jam)2.95
#791Innovation(Jam)2.67
#823Humor(Jam)2.19
#926Theme(Jam)2.79
#1011Fun(Jam)2.32
#1796Coolness35%

Comments

Perkovec says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:20pm

It's simple enough, but art is gorgeous! Great work!

TEAM-TIGER says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:56pm

I couldnt get through much before the screen was just red. was also a pain to restart without being able to get through text a bit fast. I like the look a lot though.

VampyVampire says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:07am

some way to skip through text would be nice. other than that, solid job.

quill18 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:20am

I wish I could rate your audio, because I really liked it!

BoskoSokolov says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:56am

nice art and sound great job!

trashmob says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:02am

Love the artwork :D

Saphyre says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:22am

Graphics and dialogs look good. But there are too much bugs to get an idea...

Gigaraptor says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:23am

Art is fantastic, it would be nice to skip through the text.

torcado194 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:31am

This wasn't bad! But it wasn't great either. For a first time it's totally fine, but there's literally 1 choice (unless I missed something). The audio was pretty good, unfortunately unratable.

MarekkPie says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:41am

Agar.io feel to me. I had thought the game had just frozen after the text had come through.

Flygamer101 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:33pm

Pretty cool. Artwork is wonderful. I Fought. I liked the jump graphics too, even if the character jumped high.

glerikud says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 2:20pm

Lovely art, and nice mood. The bloody font ads a lot to it, and the representation of headache by the red flashes. Good to see someone else thought of this kind of story too.

Sep 3, 2015 @ 9:02pm

Nice graphics and history but i found the text writing sound to be really annoying after 2 minutes, maybe a way to skio the text writing animation? Good job overall

kozun says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 9:18pm

Oh man, why I had to play just before bedtime! Mood creeps me out in very best way. I like the element of thunder - it is a blast :)

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