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

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The Monster: Wrestler Extraordinaire

by TheRuseman - Compo Entry

You are ~THE MONSTER~, an incredibly famous wrestler. Paparazzi will call out poses, and you have to grab your belt and flex your biceps.

Move with the arrow keys.

Pick up a belt with the space bar.

Flex left bicep with A.

Flex right bicep with S.



Made for ludum dare 33.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#155Humor3.45
#329Innovation3.22
#500Theme3.35
#617Mood2.74
#630Fun2.78
#862Overall2.57
#868Graphics2.09
#1415Coolness45%

Comments

weazen says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:22am

Took me a bit to figure out that the poses required me to have the belt (I try to just play the game first and read directions only when needed :)). Once I figured that out, the gameplay was pretty good. Really liked how is ramped up in difficulty.

andyman404 says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:24am

hahaha. Cute game. It's programmer art, but definitely has some charm to it.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:35am

A little confusing at first, but pretty fun! Wish you could pickup and drop the belt anywhere instead of having it warp back to starting position. Also feels like difficulty ramps up too steep when red belt poses come into play.

Ybalrid says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:38am

A bit hard to understand at firt, but it actually cool. I lake the way it becomes harder with time. +1 for that arcade touch ;-)
And, well, it's good programmer art :p

thatwhichis says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:48am

I'm a nine, woo! But... now I has to watch out for sevens... :-X

mrcdk says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:50am

It was a bit hard to understand, I had to retry a few times. It's a funny little game. Totally programmer art though.

collaboration says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:23pm

Cute game, but gameplay is really monotonus. And it will be better with audio and more creativ.

Bocodillo says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 12:28am

Good idea, with a neat mechanic. Would benefit greatly from sound effects/music though.

tweedle says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 9:44pm

Haha, enjoyed this. Very funny. The art may be a bit basic, but it's charming. A bit challenging at first, but it starts to make more sense after a couple playthroughs.

candlesan says ...
Sep 6, 2015 @ 8:31pm

Fun! Took me a few plays to figure out that I had to walk up to the platform to pose, but once I did I got 78. Thanks for the fun game!

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