Monkey Jam - A Mess of Bodies

Cooperative multiplayer game : 4 players Type : Platform ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// Doktor Frankenmonkeystein is an evil doctor. He likes monkeys. He likes monkeys so much that he tried experiments on them. He wanted to create the monkey SUPERIOR, the best monkey in the world. One monkey to rule them all. So he transplanted other animal’s body parts on 4 wild-caught monkeys. But, these monkeys are badasses and they escaped after the surgery. Now they have to get away from the lab. RUN YOU FOOLS ! Avoid obstacles by switching your body parts with each other. Work together and don’t get caught by the EVIL DOKTOR FRANKENMONKEYSTEIN ! ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// This game is based on abilities transmission. Each player incarnates a gorilla with an ability represented by other animal’s body parts. Players can switch with each other body parts to pass the obstacles of their lane, by pressing the button of the color of the wanting bonus. You teammate must press the opposite button to switch. Be careful, no player can be left behind! If too much distance separates each of them, the team will eventually lose … The game ends when the players reach together laboratory’s exit door.
Jam year: 
CODE - Upside down
MS Windows, Mac OS X, Linux / Unix
Tools and Technologies: 
Technology Notes: 
Graphics: Adobe Illustrator, AnimationCreator, Inkscape, Spriter Pro ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// Sounds and Music: Audacity, LMMS
Installation Instructions: 
  1. Unzip zip archive.
  2. Open the folder of your OS.
  3. Run the "nw" file or launch the app.
  4. Don't forget to plug 4 controllers to play !! (We adapt the game for XBox Controllers)

Animation Character Design

  • Olivier Gaudet-Blavignac (OGB)
  • Przemysław Karpinski (edanor)

Character Design

  • Sophie Bénard-Linh Quang (SoLinh)

Graphic Design 

  • Sophie Bénard-Linh Quang (SoLinh)
  • Nina Devincent (NiDe)
  • Olivier Gaudet-Blavignac (OGB)
  • Laetitia Gosetto (LaetiGo)


  • Robin Pétermann (Telecs)

Sound Design

  • Brice Maret (Mizonu)
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