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You are the final boss in a dungeon, but you're sleepy. Try to stay awake until the hero gets through the dungeon so you can annihilate him.

This game was created for the Ludum Dare 33 48 hour competition, with the theme: "You are the monster"


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Lying in Wait - Linux.zip 12 MB
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Omg, this is hilarious! Loved it, took me a few tries to finish but breaking the first pillar to enable "splash face with cold water" really helps!

Playing the web version, after a while, the bar seemed to move quickly and pressing space did not seem to slow the movement of the bar at all. Is this intended behavior?

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Yup! It gets harder to stay awake as the game progresses. You'll need to explore your environment a bit to see if anything can help you stay awake.

oh, i see