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

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by skarik - Jam Entry

You're a part-time photographer, specifically for adventurers. They need the PR, you know? Unbeknownst to them, this cave happens to be yours.

Make money, expand the lair, invite some more fools to eat.


WASD - Movement
Mouse - Look, Menu navigation
Left Click - Bring up context menu, select menu item, or take picture (Contextual)
Right Click - Cancel context menu, aim
Tab/Escape - Bring up menu

[First Ludum Dare submission]

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Vacso says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:19am

How do you tell them to pose?

Vacso says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:20am

I may have just killed him, cool mechanic :)

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

Very nice entry. It was a bit complex to understand at first, but the concept is really interesting. I especially like how the camera tilts!

MomoyoSeiso says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:45pm

Hilarious game! I love the poses and the mechanic to survive by eating them. xD

Mike Mezhenin says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 2:13pm

You probably should make the item panel more visible, I didn't notice while I was playing the first time. Good that I looked at the screenshots before rating it. That's a really cool concept, I loved taking beatiful pictures near the crystals covered in blood.

jwin says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 6:11pm

Wow, really interesting idea! Hilarious to see the adventurers pose only to be a puddle of blood seconds later.

The phone interface is a great idea, but execution could use a bit of work. I wasn't sure commands to the adventurer were working at first while he was far away, some audio or visual cue that you gave the command would help with this.

Overall very innovative and funny!

SpringCabal says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 11:19pm

Interesting concept but the controls could use more work.

Mach60KAS says ...
Aug 30, 2015 @ 5:22pm

Seemed like a really interesting idea - like a more hands on Dungeon Keeper. Was there some way to get the adventurers to listen to me? They just kept milling around like guinea pigs, refusing to pose. I loved the phone UI idea and the graphics throughout, although I'd consider moving "Turn off" far away from "Invite Adventurer"... Still, great entry - keep it up!

LeoM says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 10:28pm

Nice mechanics but not enough challenge.
Weird feeling after that ! ^^

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