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

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Robot Rampage

by Dietrich Epp - Compo Entry

Your mission: DESTROY. Arrow keys move, space bar shoots. WASD also works.

Try to create as much property damage as possible before the timer runs out.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2134Coolness20%

Comments

adamwoolridge says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 11:56am

Haha!

Aug 24, 2015 @ 1:45pm

No story, no enemies, no point.

Muush says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:27am

Loved the power up

peterthehe says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:55pm

Cool game. Could be more polished - I fell off the level!

Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:01pm

Your entry is from a veeeeeeeeery similar design space as my own.
You did it better though - the red powerup is the best.

Aug 29, 2015 @ 6:21pm

- video intro was a fun idea
- music is awesome but sound effects are too loud to hear it
- gameplay felt kind of pointless without enemies, collision, physics, etc.

freaknarf says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 11:28am

Hahaha introduction video and game's music were awesome :] Great fun :] The game itself began to be fun with power ups and huge destruction, some gameplay and difficulty is missing but the fun is here. Some collisions could have been cool too... Good work with the city's shape !

GarethIW says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 6:44pm

The video is a nice touch (Robocap fan ?)

It a pitty the gameplay was missing some components :(

- CH

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