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

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by Avant-Marde - Jam Entry

Turn on the lights and discover monstrosities in the comfort of your own chair! "Turn on the light" is a psychological feelbad game in 2.5D, with a hint of puzzles.

Perhaps you will discover something about yourself.


PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS GAME USES THE UNITY PLAYER WHICH NO LONGER WORKS IN CHROME - please use another browser (Firefox, Safari...) to play this game, or download one of the standalone executables.


* WASD or arrows to move
* space to speak

* Ava Skoog
* Marte Kvamme Strømmen
* Morten Formo
* Ida Iki

Downloads and Links




Vacso says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:23am

You just made me crap my pants when I was caught and I was aware it was about to happen. 10/10 for audio, mood, overall. Looks sick :)

Felipeddest says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 1:38am

Good game. Very scary...

zbegra says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 9:16am

Emotional rollercoaster!

gnuwilliam says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:15pm

Great game!

derr says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 1:25pm

Holy shit I crappy my pants when the monster came after me. I must admit I didn't get past it though. I tried multiple approaches like sneaking by or trying to get it to the other person but it's always faster than me. One hint? ;)

Avant-Marde says ...
Aug 28, 2015 @ 9:17pm

Thanks for all the nice comments so far!

@derr: if you mean the very first monster, then your hint is "crate"!

Jacktheviper says ...
Sep 1, 2015 @ 10:15pm

The sounds, lightning and overall presentation gave a nice somber atmosphere, just had some trouble figuring out the mechanics and sometimes the characters would get stuck in corners.

Avant-Marde says ...
Sep 4, 2015 @ 6:59am

Yeah, those bugs cropped up near the end and I didn't have time to fix them. Luckily it seemed to happen rarely enough when I was playing, but of course I probably didn't explore every possible player scenario as I knew the solution to every section, so maybe it happens more in reality.

Worked surprisingly well for such a hackish solution without true pathfinding made in such a short amount of time due to the time limit, tho. :p


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