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

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by FieroNZ - Jam Entry

Hecatomb: You have been summoned to reconsecrate the Sacrificial Temple. The people gathered here are honored to die in the service of the gods, take as many of them as you can.

Controls: Left click your next victim, and be quick about it, faster attacks let you jump further and give more points.

Action Packed Action!

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ManuelGF says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:30am

It is a simple yet great game! Nice work!

Rani_Sputnik says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:39am

So much frustration, my best is still only 19 :(

Vycerys says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:39am

Simple and fun! Also Aesthetically pleasing. Good job!

Sublustris says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:16am

Nice game, dude :)

ajopart says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:17am

106 Kills. Not a single perfect ! Nice little game. Liked the sound of dying warriors crushed under my feet...

collaboration says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:29am

Hey, nice job, love the graphics!

freaknarf says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:29pm

Good simple game ! I think it cool be a great mobile game :)
I loved the pixel art and the palette used. Very nice sprites and gameplay !

wg_phancock says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 12:32am

Thanks for the mac build! You might want to update your links list to say Mac/Linux as well or people might just skip it thinking it's windows only.

As for the game itself, I found it fast and furious, and it made me want to try multiple times to improve my score. Ending up launching myself off the edge into space was frustrating and entertaining at the same time.

Overall pretty entertaining.

Awpteamoose says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:05am

Really, really addictive in a good way, had to stop myself.

Tselmek says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:07pm

Really fun little game. It feels polished and the feedbakcs are great as well as the graphics and audio. It could be nice if we had a little more control over the monster, it's really easy to miss a target because of the constant movement. Nice game!

Flaid says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 12:42am

I like the game, but I'm not entirely clear on why I keep dying. The graphics, sound effects, and music all mesh really well together and the usage of the theme is original and fresh.

Vem says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 12:44am

Very nice aesthetics.

When I got perfects by just mashing, I lost interest, though.

The game also doesn't aim at my cursor.

mahalis says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 1:35am

Fun and challenging! The mechanic seems simple but it does take some quick reactions to keep a chain going. It tends to end a little abruptly - a more clear indicator that you're running out of time would be nice - but overall this is an excellent entry.

Hizu says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 1:45am

Nice work, I love the art style.

ZNCatlaw says ...
Sep 7, 2015 @ 6:45am

Ha ha, yup. That took about 3 seconds to understand and then I played it a bunch. Good entry!

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