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

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Programmatic Capitalism

by Simon - Compo Entry

Play a bot in an FPS game. You can't win, only the player can. The whole thing is rather dull I didn't find the motivation to work on it seriously.

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Ratings

#587Graphics2.86
#588Innovation2.80
#597Audio2.35
#638Mood2.71
#702Humor2.16
#849Overall2.59
#855Fun2.33
#886Theme2.35
#1627Coolness40%

Comments

JustASHadow says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:25pm

I know it's not the most complex game ever, but a tutorial or at least a description would help...

APC says ...
Aug 24, 2015 @ 12:30pm

I tried going to the link but it's not loading for me.

Aug 24, 2015 @ 3:00pm

I like it! Good graphics, good sound. Well done!

nwdg says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 10:15am

Bit dark on my display and yes, a quick tutorial or a readme could be helpfull.

EncryptedCow says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:20pm

I didn t really play due to the lack of explanation, graphics looked good

GBGames says ...
Aug 25, 2015 @ 7:34pm

Ok, I had dual-screens, and when I switched to a single screen, then the fullscreen flickering stopped and I could play the game correctly.

I liked the textures of the maze, as it made it futuristic and otherwordly.

It wasn't until I managed to put myself directly in front of the pill's face that I could see that there is danger to being in its way, although I almost have to mess up on purpose for it to be a real concern.

It is very easy to not lose, but there doesn't seem to be a way to win. I hit the pill multiple times but it seems to have infinite lives, and so do I.

Simon says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 8:25am

Thank you for playing everyone.
I didn't think it needed instructions but maybe I maybe should add some I guess. You cannot win indeed.

Quetzakol says ...
Aug 27, 2015 @ 10:16am

Yeah, some explanations would be necessary, I don't know how I'm supposed to know what I must do... Graphics seems interesting

Skyfish says ...
Aug 29, 2015 @ 3:29pm

Could help with an explanation.

-TZer0

Jelinib says ...
Sep 3, 2015 @ 5:02am

I came in totally expecting WASD controls, but instead it was Z forward, S back, Q left, D right? I almost feel like something bugged up the control scheme for me, and I'm not sure how.

The textures look pretty awesome, and nice pathfinding!

nihilaleph says ...
Sep 13, 2015 @ 10:38pm

The mood is great! The maze texture really gives a nice dark mood.
Just don't know exactly what's going on. I can take a guess.... But not entirely sure... Yeah... explanation would be nice.
Anyway great job! Even though you couldn't find motivation, you were able to do something!

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