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

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by The Tophat Demon - Compo Entry


Enter: Skip dialog
WASD or Arrows: Move
Mouse: Aim
Left Mouse Button: "LOVE"

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jward says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 4:42am

Nice classic feel to it.

Melusine says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:54pm

Nice game but it would be nice if there was some music while you play tho :D

gallerdude says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:56pm

I love the graphics and sounds, and the gameplay is fun, tight, and inspired.

fluidvolt says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:11pm

Love the ZX look to the game. I can't say I understood the plot or cosmology, but it kept me playing. Then once the crucifixes came into the picture I didn't know WHAT to think!

Some of the later spritework is wonderfully horrifying too. I'm thinking of the second-to-last dialog screen in particular.

I like this!

ruthiepee says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 10:23pm

I won! I think. I don't understand the plot but the gameplay is definitely fun. The chaser enemies are surprisingly scary despite being super simple-looking. I like that you limited yourself to a specific color palette and music scheme. I could definitely imagine playing this in an arcade. Nice work!

TomenLuca says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 10:25pm

Great classic feel, but there seems to be a lot of static in the background.

Peekotus says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 1:36am

Feles is so creepy....

PKCat says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 2:09pm

Didn't expected to be this creepy, but the old-school shooting gameplay kept me till the end.

Big Cow says ...
Jan 4, 2016 @ 11:02pm

Retrotastic! Reminded me of good ol' c64 classics! decent move around and shootemup. Was really hard not sure the theme came across because I couldnt get very far!

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