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on April 29, 2013

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“Truly magical cat” – family game

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Monday, April 20th, 2015 6:44 pm

We’re done. I think this is the best Ludum Dare i ever had – we made this game together with my wife and, suddenly, it was a perfect time. Never thought we can work together in so productive way.

This image is the link to the game page.

Yes, we had enough time only for one chapter, but we also take part in GameDevParty, local gamejam, and we’re going to continue “Truly magical cat” for that jam. Stay tuned with gdparty.org if you want or follow me on Twitter.











This is a third jam in my life with a platformer done. At the same time this is the third platformer i made in my life. At the same time my wife is super god damn cool (as for me) in lowpoly modelling and illusrations (please, tell this to her in comments).

The only bad (and good at the same time) thing i see is the feeling of weak, fragile platformers i create. Feels like you press something somewhere not in time and the whole game crumbles. But, as i said, that’s good – i have to something to work out.

So, well, Ludum Dare, thank you again for a new portion of good emotions, drive and fun. Love you all, people.

Game link again

Day 2 is done.

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Sunday, April 19th, 2015 5:26 pm

…as done as we are.

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First scene is done, hell yeah

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Sunday, April 19th, 2015 3:23 pm


“And hell yes here it goes!” – said she

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Sunday, April 19th, 2015 10:10 am


Seems like we’re sneaking to what the game should look like.

Totally exhausted but yet happy

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Saturday, April 18th, 2015 6:14 pm


While mechanics and stuff is almost done, visual style is still the best thing to war for. However we feel ok about what it looks like now (almost, almost). Girl will be more crumpled tomorrow. That – a guy, a cat and all that stuff. I hope and pray for us to finish the game in time.

Good night or whatever you have there, guys.

What should i wait from her?…

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Saturday, April 18th, 2015 8:33 am

As i had to predict, we’re making a game about love, cats and all that. Well, that’s ok, that’s how we live.

So, puzzle-platformer about George and Jenn is in progress. Lowpoly cubic cats, dogs, people, hearts, hugs, houses, garages and trees.

Screens. I wish we have them… :)

LD32 – we’re in

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Saturday, April 18th, 2015 5:09 am

Never thought i’ll use that “we`re” here. But hell yes, this time i will do gamedev with my wife, she’s a 3d-modeller (actually we like to think she is, as well as we like to think i’m a gamedeveloper).

That’s not her art, that’s from Google. :)
However, we’re going to do some nice steampunk.

I’ll provide more info on our game by the time we FINALLY decide what our game will be.

Good luck everyone.

They’ve been connected (and disconnected) finally. I’m done.

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Sunday, August 24th, 2014 2:28 pm

I’m downloading web version of “We’re connected” right at this moment.

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This Ludum Dare was one of the hardest for me. Not sure if the theme was too specific, or i was to relaxed, or the autumn is coming and my mood depends. Maybe i’m not right but tis time there was too much depressive posts from other people droping the contest byt the end of the first day.

Nevertheless, game is done. As always, i did something quite new for me: new style, new mechanics, new mood in game.
I realized i never made a platformer (while quite a lot of people do them for LD).
I realized i’ve never tried to do some childish funny adventuretime-ish style and setting.
And here it is, made and done, childish funny and simple platformer “We’re connected”:


P.S. thank you, Ludum Dare, and good night <3

“They’re connected!”: work in progress.

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Sunday, August 24th, 2014 2:49 am
  • Wompies are now trigger actions and quest parts.
  • Krababa gives a main quest.
  • Great Marmuk is almost drawn.
  • Troll looks cool.


Now i have to finish The Great Marmuk, make a final quest dialogues, then – puzzles, then – music and sound.

P.S. Ludum Dare, you really look better and better from year to year!

More pictures, good and better

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Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 9:32 am


Please click to see full size if quality sucks.

Some graphics for “They`re connected!”

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Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 6:45 am


“They’re connected!” mockup

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Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 1:46 am


Worlds connected!

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Friday, August 22nd, 2014 11:15 pm

Good morning (ok, i`ve got 10:14 here).

I have to say i was hating the theme at 9:30, but now i`m full of energy and ideas to make the game “They`re all connected!”.

I have to start, no time to write. Good luck to everyone!

I`m in in 15 hours %random minutes and seconds%

Posted by (twitter: @yozzik)
Friday, August 22nd, 2014 2:33 am

This Ludum Dare is number 4 for me and i can`t wait to start.

BTW start in my timezone is 5 AM and i think i really love those early LD mornings.

My stuff as always: Construct 2, Photoshop, sfxr and guitar.

Good luck and good weekend for everyone!

P.S. vote for “Fortress” or “Alchemy”.

Beneath and Above – done

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Sunday, April 27th, 2014 12:54 pm


I think the game is done.
You can play it in your browser or download an app for windows, linux and osX.

This game is not mine. I mean, that is totally not my graphic style, not “my” mechanics and genre. But this is really great experience and new emotions. So… Yay! Yet another interesting Ludum Dare!

What is done this time:
New mechanics learnt;
Flat design style… probed;
An electric guitar bought for ingame music;
Nice weekend spent.

Thanks again, Ludum Dare, for what you are.

Fill yourslef with emotion and spread a full aura by holding one of 3 emotion buttons. Gather emotion icons inside your aura. Refill yourself with another emotion when you are out of points. Have fun and live a good life.

“Beneath and Above” update

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Saturday, April 26th, 2014 11:35 am

For now (22:31) my game lacks win\lose conditions, nice thingies, some sound and music (finally bought guitar for this purpose today). Not sure if i will finish the game today – i want to add more functional so “B&A” will have some drama. :)

Well, that`s the latest progress.


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