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

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Costume Panic

by ColmiYveul - Jam Entry

So, you're going to a Halloween party tonight. Jim is a sorcerer, Clem is a mummy... and you are the monster. Unfortunately, you never worked on your costume, and the party starts NOW. Make you way through three 5-seconds micro-games, and get the more accurate possible.

WARNING : Since i'm a pretty original dude, I made my sounds with sfxr, and I'm REALLY bad at balancing volume. So yeah, 8-bits shireking there, maybe turn your volume down.

-- About this project, and about me not wanting to compete :

First entry here, and first real game made from start to finish. Since this isn't quite what I exepcted my work to be in 3 days, we'll call it micro-game. Or a concept. I'm not certainly proud of the result, but damn proud of having finally made an entry for the LD Jam. So yeah, I'm not here for the competition, just so I can say "I made something."

Still, I've let opt-in some catgories for judging, just so if one or two people liked it, they could tell me about it. No graphics because of a font and a wood board, nor sounds because your ears may bleed.

Made with FlashBuilder 4.7, ActionScript3 and the Starling Framework.

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Pickens Inc. says ...
Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:18am

Cute idea, very hard.

bigbuggames says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 9:20am

I'm afraid my costume making skills are horrible! :D
Great interpretation of the theme! I loved the sew and glue part, although I must say that there's so little time for each part that until the 3th time I couldn't get any result better than 50%

Infernal says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 2:32pm

not nearly enough time to do the pattern cutting!

peterthehe says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 1:50pm

Very difficult. This could be a good mobile game!

ColmiYveul says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 9:43am

Thank you all for your kind words, I'm glad the difficulty didn't prevent you from appreciating it, and that some of you tried multiple times to get a better score !

To add some details on the game, getting to 90% brings you the best "ending" (if we can call it like this). A prefect score is technically possible, but I must acknowledge I haven't made it myself yet, always getting one task wrong...

Thank you all for playing :)

Dianouille says ...
Aug 31, 2015 @ 8:55pm

Gosh that's so hard x) but i love the idea. Good job !

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