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

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Who's the Boss?

by fubenalvo - Jam Entry

As usual, you kidnapped the princess, but this time after arriving to the cave, she became more annoying than ever. You need to fulfil her wishes while trying to clear the entrance, so that Mario can take her away as soon as possible.

How to play:

The princess needs are need to be served, otherwise you lose a life.
Clear the rocks from the entrance, to let Mario in.
To get rid of the princess, Iet mario enter the cave.
If the elevator breaks down, use the repair switch on the top level.
To repair something, press the action (F) button repeatedly!
Special thanks to:

And thanks for not suing us! :)

Created by:

Beatrix Qyseth Moroz
Janos Adam
Laszlo Molnar
Zsolt Varady

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Greg says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:49am

Cool stuff! Amazing interpretation of the theme.

LeoM says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:52am

Poor bowser ! ^^
I manage to finish this ! My "F" key is very tired now... :s

A bit repetitive and the climbing sequence is very tricky, sometime and to punitive (make you lose a lot of life very fast)

Zsombor says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:40am

Loved it :) Nice interpretation

Mythalore says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:22pm

The art/story is hardly original but I like what you did with the gameplay.

folex70 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:43pm

very cool

bytegrove says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 12:46pm

I don't know what the rules say about the use of copyrighted assets...? Nice theme interpretation and idea, but the platforming was a little cumbersome and I just couldn't figure out how to get the pizza. It was on the map, but not in the level?

tmpxyz says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:05pm

nicely done, though it's really tiring to clicking F so many times.

loesch94 says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:26pm

Cool idea, although it was quite hard to shift the rocks when she was always asking for something!

glimaleite says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:03pm

It's fun! I didn't manage to win, there were a few bugs that didn't let me advance any further.

Vaida says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:06pm

Great idea! It was a bit too hard and not too polished gameplay-wise, but it makes up for that by being cute, having a nice world and different things to do. Nice job! :)

Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:14pm

I finished it very quick:
1.I don't need to click "F" repeatedly, hold it down still make it works.
2.And i don't need to serve the princess. I still can win if i removing block from the beginning until the end without serving her.

Togimaro says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:14pm

Cool, but there is an unity error when you build the gate or make pizza (NullRefferenceException, Object ref. not set to an instance...) but overall it's cool

orukinawa says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:30pm

One of the most hectic games I played so far. I love the way you guys laid out the level.

TMW says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:37pm

The most annoying game ever 10/10 ;D

WASDMagician says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 2:41pm

Plays nicely, very difficult, good god she is needy.

Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:16pm

Fun game. Sadly it broke and gave some nullreference errors (and the lift wouldn't go up/down anymore)
I didn't really like 'stand still and mash f' as a win condition, so I stopped after one try.

Pusty says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:37pm

Game Over and only 1 stone left...
Great game idea! :D

Reallysketchy says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 4:56pm

Very funny and the game play is really fun even though it's a bit repetitive.

guoboism says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:05am

Nice game. Nintendo fans would love to play this.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:28am

Overall rather enjoyable! Was fun to play :) Good stuff!

Chris M says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:54am

Great twist on a gaming trope, wish it was easier to know when the Princess was going to freak out and (mysteriously) take a life from me.

Techblogogy says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:36am

Very nice interpretation of the them. Great job!

MoreRPG Team says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 10:55am

Nice idea!

Fantasieleben says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 11:58am

Good idea! Well executed.

Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:11pm

Stupid Peach, I am not your servant!

Aug 28, 2015 @ 3:15pm

hmmm welll... .challenging. some fun too!

los.pixelados says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 9:16pm

Good: Not your average Mario Clone
Bad: I hope the elevator is fixed, the princes needs 10 showers every minute, why the Boss lives in a rundown castle.

<Alin Putinelu> (of Los Pixelados team)

Dianouille says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 11:36pm

Love the story x) My "F" and my finger are pretty crushed right now, it would be cool if it wasn't this long to get rid of the rocks x). Still it was super fun ! :D

shawn42 says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 4:37pm

I really liked this. It definitely made things hectic trying to balance all the needs... curse those rocks!!

derr says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 9:45am

I so understand why he wants to ditch the princess. I feel like infact she is the real monster here! You really brought across the annoyance of her 'wishes'.

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