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!

Developers:
Alvar Gámez Zerban
Stephen Frieß

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#16Humor(Jam)4.30
#246Audio(Jam)3.42
#248Mood(Jam)3.50
#404Innovation(Jam)3.17
#449Overall(Jam)3.29
#495Graphics(Jam)3.46
#665Theme(Jam)3.26
#700Fun(Jam)2.83
#1415Coolness45%

Comments

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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