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Powervoid

by redcubegames - Jam Entry

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Take control of the Nexus in Powervoid! Shift your shape to create tesseracts of yourself and navigate these cubes of energy to the strange substance that's found in the Powervoid. In this puzzle game you will face challenges ranging in difficulty. Perhaps you can solve them all, but can you master them by using the least moves?

The game currently features 22 levels of 2D spatial puzzles, with five different mechanics to provide ever increasing difficulty. Powervoid is available for Web (Unity Web player), Windows, Mac OSX and Linux and will be available on Android soon and will feature more levels depending on user feedback.

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Controlls:
Arrows: Shift cubes
Shift + arrows: Create cube from the nexus and shift all cubes
R: restart level
Esc: return to menu
Space: next tutorial

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Tools:
Unity 5.3.4
Paint.NET
BFXR
Audacity
3DS MAX
and some magic

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Created by:
Titusz T. Ban @tituszban
Adam Turczi @thefreeman42

Additional work by Viktor Nagy
Music by: Kevin MacLeod - Incompetech

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Feel free to leave a comment!

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Ratings

#166Overall(Jam)3.68
#247Innovation(Jam)3.46
#325Mood(Jam)3.38
#380Fun(Jam)3.32
#392Audio(Jam)3.16
#486Graphics(Jam)3.43
#735Theme(Jam)3.07
#1160Coolness49%

Comments

Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:59am

Great game, idea, and game itself are cool. well done!

Le_Sarus says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 10:07am

Nice game with a simple concept but really tough to solve! Good job

Apr 19, 2016 @ 10:08am

Nice idea but took to long to figure out. Please put controls in description!

crucknuk says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 10:29am

Nice entry! It was challenging so I had a hard time finishing some puzzles :) Good job ;)

Arvydas says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:00am

Great puzzle game that takes a solid mind to solve. Great game :)

Skruffye says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:18pm

Okay, so I'm straight up terrible at this, but it's a really cool puzzle game!
Good job on this! :)

redcubegames says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:54pm

Thanks to all of you! We're actually working on bringing out a few new levels, possibly with a new mechanic.

aviktorov says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:08pm

Such a deep atmosphere, music is great as well as the puzzles. This reminds me old sokoban puzzle games. Great execution!

bigbuggames says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:09pm

Nice mechanics and visuals

glitchu says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:11pm

Puzzles are tough and mind boggling. Great work!

Seth_senpai says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:19pm

Nice game concept and execution, UI could use a bit more polish but overall a very nice game!

DifferentName says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:30pm

This game is tough! I'm surprised how much of a challenge you were able to provide through such a seemingly simple mechanic.

I think I may have encountered a bug with the tutorial messages, because it didn't tell me how to play the game until level 3 when it said "To recap" and finally told me the controls.

redcubegames says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:55pm

Thanks for the feedback, the text 'Press space to continue' disappeared. Should be fixed now!

Mieeh says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:04pm

Wow, kinda hard to get a grip of how to think. But a cool game nonetheless

zzapp says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:49pm

Cool concept, the puzzles are tough and take a lot of thinking and trial and error to solve, so nice job.

ConorOD says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 9:46pm

Took me a while to get the hang of it, but it's a really well-done puzzler! Lovely graphics and audio too.

MatLab says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 9:52pm

I really like the mechanics of your puzzles. Great idea.

Yumeito says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 11:02pm

Great game :)

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