Ludum Dare 34 — December 11th-14th, 2015 — Theme Tied: Two Button Controls, Growing

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Star Eater

by keyboardmonkey - Jam Entry

You are a Star Eater monster. Eat all the stars.


Two-button controls


Keyboard: Left/Right
Mouse: Click the Left/Right side of the screen


GNU / Linux - the 'love' package from your package manager (v0.9.1+)
Windows - Every thing's included in the download.


- LÖVE (
- Aseprite


- Only 3 levels included
- Monster artwork by myself
- Star art by Écrivain:
- Brick art by etqws3:
- Sound effects via SFXR
- Built with LÖVE 0.9.1 but also runs under 0.9.2

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josefnpat says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:18am

Awesome job! Clean controls, really great level design, fun graphics! This is a solid entry, congrats!

parias001 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:37am

Very nice controls! It felt so good playing this game. Kudos!

Weeping Rupee says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:43am

I like the character design! Wish this was a little more challenging though.

MemoryLeek says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Too easy for me, but felt solid and polished :)

Max Amaden says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:53am

Nice little game. Cool work!

monetai says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:40pm

fun, i loved the use of the eyes

Karai17 says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:27pm

I won all the stars. :D

A got embedded in platforms from time to time, but otherwise everything worked great. Awesome work!

PotatoGrader says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 7:42am

I was wondering if anyone would make a game like this for LD34. I'm glad someone made it.
The overall feel was nice, the text in the end was funny, the monster was cute, the walking-on-the-ceiling part was unexpected and cool.

BlackBulletIV says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 12:03pm

Not much too it, but I found this pleasant, even amusing (got a chuckle out of the character walking on his eyes), to play. Well done.

Dec 22, 2015 @ 1:03am

Solid entry with good controls, I love the suction cup eyes that allow you to "hang on to" the ceiling :D

Great job, you should polish it up and release for Android / IOS.

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