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

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The Zombifier

by axoona - Compo Entry

KILL ALL HUMANS!!!

The Zombifier - a retro arcade game.
See if you can beat the level.

I hope you will enjoy playing this game as much as I enjoyed making it.
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Instructions:

use Arrow keys to move
press SPACE to set a trap
and don’t get killed


TIP: set traps, lot's of them ;)
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Technology: Flash (Actionscript3)

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Tools:

Developpment: FlashDevelop
Graphics: Gimp
Sound & Music: Ivona Software Text-to-Speech, LMMS, sfxr & Audicity

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness94%
#353Audio2.96
#460Humor2.70
#467Theme3.40
#593Mood2.78
#700Fun2.68
#727Graphics2.55
#729Overall2.82
#834Innovation2.28

Comments

pixzleone says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 4:52pm

Controls were a bit wonky, but I enjoyed it! Keep it up!

kidando says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 6:51pm

Maybe you could make the zombie character stand out with differnt colors. I lost track of him when more humans spawned on the screen. Congrats on submitting your game!!!

Cawrtz says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 7:35pm

Nice! The music and the graphics suits the game well and creates its very own ambience. The difficulty is exponential but fortunately there are a lot of medkits.

dhargan says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:22pm

great audio!

SkullPixel says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 9:24pm

I like how terrified the little people seem. And the soldiers just be all like "I got this!"

AAGH Games says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:37pm

little difficult at first but very fun, good job

OnlySlightly says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 4:34am

You came up with a really fun mechanic. I enjoyed watching all the humans run in fear (until the soldiers that is)

Fanatrick says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:54am

I'd say innovative but there are already many games that rely on this mechanic. Aside of that it's well done for the limited amount of time.

chrissou says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Great!
Controls for direction are weird, they don't always react if you have another direction still pressed...

Aug 31, 2015 @ 8:01pm

Really fun! I liked the music and sound effects. I also really liked the idea of being a zombie. Great job with this! :)

paquinn says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 10:07pm

Nice ramp up in difficulty.

Sep 2, 2015 @ 6:11pm

Very enjoyable but it's a bit hard for me.

tweedle says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:16pm

Pretty fun game! I appreciate the generous use of medkits because the difficulty ramps up quite a bit once the military gets involved.
I think it would be cool if those that you "zombify" could turn into allies that help you kill off the others.
Nice job!

Aaranos says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:53pm

Zombies sooo slow. Those bullets are pretty hard to dodge. I think it's a nice little game though.

wooltech says ...
Sep 8, 2015 @ 12:29am

The graphics fit the gameplay well. I found it pretty hard to dodge the (bullets? knives?) from the solider, but that may just be me!

Sep 12, 2015 @ 1:56pm

Really neat game. I love the voice when you die, it made me smile. I included it in part 26 of my Ludum Dare 33 Compilation video series, if you would like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/3UFkqjoD81E

Daisuke909 says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 5:51pm

It seemed a little over-simplistic, and the controls don't seem to work quite right, but the audio was really charming.

crucknuk says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 9:24pm

Hard, and the soldiers really kick your ass. It reminded me of some game i liked to play to "zombify" every human on screen :) i don't remember its name but it was fun :)

nice entry!

schnerble says ...
Sep 12, 2015 @ 9:32pm

Nice bit of fun :) With all the humans moving randomly it became a bit tricky to figure out the best tactic, but I think I did all right... best was 670 or something I think? I couldn't tell because it drew two numbers on top of each other for some reason.

Grahhhhh says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 4:03pm

Controls were a little sticky but you knew that. I enjoyed the game! A good cornerstone to build on!

Sparrow says ...
Sep 14, 2015 @ 10:01pm

It was fun, I liked the text to speech audio you made.

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