A downloadable game for Windows

It’s the end of the world, but there’s also an important deadline coming up. If you want to keep your job, you’ll have to stay behind and pull some serious overtime! That's a sacrifice you're willing to make for a steady paycheck, right? Balance work, coffee, bathroom breaks, and not being eaten by zombies, in this corporate action shooter. Your goal is to finish all 20 jobs (blue).

You can play with mouse and keyboard, but we recommend using a gamepad. It’s a twin stick shooter:

  •  [WASD]/[L-Thumbstick] to move
  •  [Mouse]/[R-Thumbstick] to aim
  •  [LMB]/[R-Trigger] to shoot
  •  [RMB]/[L-Trigger] to interact

Made in made in 72 hours for the Ludum Dare Jam 43. It ranked 11th overall and 4th in fun out of 1750 entries

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Jam Version bug fixes:

  • Main Menu: Text in dropdowns no longer disappears.
  • Main Menu: Added control scheme hint.
  • Main Menu: Fixed gamepad navigation.
  • Main Menu: Fixed missing light in background.


“Zazie” and “Brightly Fancy” 
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution  3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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Deadline of the Dead for Windows 62 MB

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ALMOOSSTTTT......

AARRRGGHHH.......

:( too bad i cant play looks like it's 64bit only

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Really good game, especially for a game jam !

You're part of my video of the Ludum Dare 43 ;)

(french)

Enjoy !

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man this was good!! :D loved the whole idea of work crossed with zombies! office work can sometimes kinda make people look like zombies too XD great job on making this game :D 
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Nice game. 

Made the deadline, see you on Monday...

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This is quite the fun and stylish arcade style game, it's hard to believe it was all put together over the course of just 72 hours! You've earned yourself a new follower!

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good arcade game :D

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I didn't get fired or killed so I think it was  a good workday. :) Really nice work in the jam!