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

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Hulk Rogue-Lite

by Kyace - Compo Entry

You are Bruce Banner and you have recently escaped from your prison cell. Ten levels separate you from freedom. Sneak your way through the prison, grabbing items and using your fists to knock out guards. Or reach inside you for the monster inside and grow. As the Hulk, you laugh at most attacks and ignore pesky things like walls.

This is game uses the libtcod library and is based on a Python Rogue-like tutorial from over Rogue Basin (much thanks to Jotaf who wrote the tutorial). The original code-based was a non-functional game following the tutorial. Included in the zip is the source code and a modified font png to include the Hulk-sized At symbol. Original font included with the libtcod library.

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Ratings

#330Fun3.35
#463Overall3.25
#571Innovation3.00
#766Graphics2.50
#882Theme2.94
#1922Coolness33%

Comments

AzureAspect says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:45pm

Woooo, roguelike!
Got to say turning to hulk was awesome, not even pesky walls would stop you ;)
I didnt get very far however, i keep gassing myself all the time with the tear gas granade o.o

eerongal says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:01pm

This is a good little rogue-like game! nice work!

muffty says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:02am

I did hop to see more connection with hulk

Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:33pm

This was a tremendous idea. Hulking out and busting through all the dungeon walls proved to be a surprisingly satisfying experience. Overall, I was actually really pleased with this entry.

Indiestry says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:11am

Fun little Roguelike, enjoyed playing it! If you want to improve it further, I would advice you to change the keys used for the actions, they felt a bit unfamilliar at the beginning.

Blobo says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 5:14pm

Pretty great! i love roguelikes! really fun too.

ALobker says ...
Dec 31, 2015 @ 3:34pm

How can you have health? You're the freaking Hulk!

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