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

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Swiftrunner's Wrath

by JoshCJohnK - Jam Entry

Play as the minotaur, Swiftrunner, and protect his labyrinth from the trespassers that have come to slay him.

Move - W,A,S,D or Arrow Keys

Attack - Spacebar

Objective: Eliminate all the enemies(displayed on UI) in the fastest time possible

NOTE* For download version click link and scroll to bottom of page.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#529Theme(Jam)3.45
#686Mood(Jam)2.90
#859Innovation(Jam)2.55
#937Humor(Jam)1.71
#949Overall(Jam)2.70
#1082Fun(Jam)2.00
#1537Coolness42%

Comments

zanenga says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:15pm

Cool concept!
I think the minotaur was a bit slow and the range of attacks we're unclear. You could also set the background to black and use a little bit of lighting. It would add a lot to the mood.
Good job, cheers!

Caspila says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:20pm

I was having so much fun trying to avoid the other enemies, trying to get out of the maze only to find out that I can't, I have to kill them. The combat needs some more polishing and it wasn't as enjoyable.
Great job nonetheless, had fun!

RougeRogue says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:24pm

Couldn't get a single enemy ._.

UrbanHelsing says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:28pm

Very nice looking 3d-graphics! The character models are excellent. Decent level design. Pretty hard, but i managed to beat it. Attack animation is way to slow, and the hitboxes are kinda wonky.

The Windows download link gets you to the web version, and also the option menus doesn't seem to work in the web version.

Overall: Nice graphics, decent gameplay, a bit short.

adsilcott says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 1:15pm

I liked the concept. The attack is was so slow to point, I thought the game is supposed to played another way. I would be right next to an enemy and attack but it never died. Liked the music, fit the game perfectly.

veoviscool12 says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:14pm

Couldn't seem to hit the enemies consistently, the attack range/hit animations were unclear.

Ptolo says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:17pm

Minotaur model is very nice, shame the game is too zoomed out to see it :/ Enemies didn't react on being hit it felt unfair to die on contact with them.
No sound or music was playing, I was using the Web version, running Firefox.

Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:18pm

I found it very difficult to actually hit anyone. By the time the animation had played, I was dead. I like the theme of the labyrinth though.

MinionStudios says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:14pm

Very interesting- the music and animations are great! It's very difficult to do battle, but I like it.

glerikud says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:14pm

The graphics looked good, but the attack were too slow and the player could get killed pretty easily.

AdayMC says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:15pm

I like the arts, all graphics and music are well done.

But gameplay is so hard, the attack animation was as slow that they kill me so easily.

Anyway was a good idea!

Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:20pm

Very hard game! By the time the minotaur swung the enemy was already away, or I was dead. Nice music though

Galvesmash says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 4:34pm

The game is hard, but you did a great job!
The only problem is the slow attack.

ChaosCult says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 7:38am

Couldn't kill even one enemy, but they killed me easily. Maybe I don't get something.

Sep 1, 2015 @ 7:11am

The character art is fantastic. I like the idea of the run around maze, but the attack is so slow I couldn't hit anyone.

Biruts says ...
Sep 2, 2015 @ 1:15am

Very nice project guys, i really love it, please check our game too and if you liked it give us a vote. Look for Road to hell and enjoy.

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