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

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You Are The Monster - The Horrific Game Show

by kowalski - Jam Entry

Welcome ladies and gentlemen to YOU - ARE - THE - MONSTER!
After being chased throughout an entire asylum and an abandoned space station, the Human has hidden inside one of three lockers. Will the Monster find the right locker and win a tasty human dinner this evening, or will it go home with a consolation prize or worse - nothing? You'll find out in a matter of seconds!

"You Are The Monster - The Horrific Game Show" is a parody on hide'n'seek monster mechanics found in modern day survival horror video games (e.g. Outlast & Alien Isolation). There are in total 1 main prize and 6 consolation prizes the player can win. We also included a little easteregg concerning our beloved host Jorg into the game, as well as 4 different mouse cursors from which one is chosen randomly at the beginning of the game. We hope you enjoy our little game as much as we did!

Alvar Gámez Zerban
Stephen Frieß

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Goodzilla says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:20pm

I like the humor and the concept. Simple principle but fun and well done!

Ramiel says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 5:04pm

I had lots of fun playing the game. Awesome and unique idea. One of the best entries I have seen so far.

jk5000 says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 7:48am

Amazing humor.

LeafThief says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 8:35am

Hehe nice idea making it a game show. I'd have loved to see more :/

peterthehe says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 2:04pm

Very funny. Well done!

dpisarcik says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:24pm

I love the graphics and the mood of this game. The idea is incredibly creative and deserves plenty of kudos. From a gameplay point of view, the amount of dialog seems a bit too much, as I didn't really have much "game" to play.

Ithildin says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:29pm

All the tv host musings were incredibly funny, top scores for humour! Also, great take on the theme. Congrats!

undefinist says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:38pm

Lovely humor. Dialogue sound gets annoying.

ChaosCult says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 7:34am

Not much of game, but an OK joke. I really liked sound :) So authentic.

awesomerex says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 8:02pm

This was a funny game.

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