Ludum Dare 31
December 5th-8th, 2014

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1.

Windows (newest ver.) | Mirror (newest ver.) | Windows (compo ver.) | Mirror (compo ver.) | Source

A short and simplistic exploration platformer. Fly around and talk to a bunch of cats on cat planet. Possibly difficult to beat? I can't rea ...
- Overall
- Fun
- Theme
- Humor
- Audio
#6 - Graphics
#39 - Coolness
#48 - Innovation
2.

Web | Source

This is Robot Wants Kitty, the story of a robot who wants a kitty. It's a flash game, so play it in your handy dandy browser. Made with Fl ...
- Fun
#10 - Overall
#11 - Humor
#20 - Graphics
#35 - Coolness
#35 - Audio
#36 - Community
3.

Windows

Features:
- realistic Conestoga wagon physics
- 3 exciting diseases
- the legendary city of gold
...
- Humor
- Coolness
- Fun
#9 - Overall
#19 - Innovation
#31 - Audio
#40 - Graphics
#43 - Theme
4.

Windows | OS/X | Web | Source

voxel penguins having fun in the snow!

edit: updated with source.

also please note, there is no jump button, the game is controlled e ...
- Overall
- Coolness
#4 - Fun
#4 - Graphics
#9 - Humor
#12 - Community
#19 - Audio
#44 - Theme
5.

Linux | Source | Windows

Scavenger is a space exploration game.
It is set in a large debris field.
Explore, fly, find, sell and have fun.


This game was writte ...
- Overall
#5 - Theme
#5 - Audio
#5 - Fun
#15 - Community
#16 - Innovation
#19 - Graphics
#28 - Humor
6.

Windows | Web | Source

The game is in Flash. From the zip file, open index.html to play in your browser, or click the "Web" link to play it online.

NOTICE: I *f ...
#6 - Overall
#6 - Fun
#6 - Innovation
#10 - Theme
#15 - Audio
#23 - Graphics
#47 - Coolness
7.
TIE

Windows | Source (.mfa)

Apocalypse Adventure is a Fallout-esque top-down adventure game where the player takes the role of a guy whose airplane has wrecked onto a p ...
- Coolness
- Overall
#6 - Theme
#7 - Fun
#17 - Community
#24 - Graphics
#25 - Innovation
#43 - Audio
#50 - Humor
7.
TIE

Windows | Web

TEAI is a Roguelike game written in java. It runs as an applet in a web browser, and is 320x240 pixels large, scaled up x2 to 640x480 pixels ...
#5 - Community
#5 - Overall
#7 - Fun
#21 - Theme
#24 - Graphics
7.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Web | Source

DESCRIPTION
Embark on a career as a Cubee explorer! Travel to new lands and discover their secrets. You can explore as long as you have sup ...
- Theme
#7 - Overall
#7 - Fun
#11 - Humor
#16 - Audio
#17 - Graphics
#27 - Innovation
#40 - Community
10.

Windows

I made this in a few hours using Game Maker 7.

Explore the cave and try to find the ten different endings. Press enter to start again onc ...
#7 - Humor
#10 - Fun
#17 - Overall
#34 - Theme
#43 - Graphics
11.

Source

You are a member of an advanced alien race. You have entered a portal which you hope will lead you across the universe and back to your home ...
#8 - Innovation
#11 - Fun
#15 - Overall
#25 - Theme
12.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Source

Read the readme.txt.
-Runs on Windows, Linux, Mac OSX
-Download about 6 MB (osx and linux binary incl.)

...
- Humor
- Audio
#12 - Fun
#16 - Overall
#17 - Innovation
#37 - Community
12.
TIE

Web

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#12 - Fun
#38 - Overall
#46 - Innovation
14.

Windows | Web | Source

Ok. Here is my entry.
Basically it is kind of casual space exploration game with one session lasting approximately 3 minutes.
In it you ...
#12 - Innovation
#13 - Theme
#14 - Fun
#24 - Overall
15.

Windows | Source

Move with arrows. Explore the very strange place you've ended up in.

Made with ruby, gosu and chingu. sounds with sfxr.

The day after ...
#6 - Humor
#15 - Fun
#31 - Overall
#37 - Coolness
#37 - Graphics
#47 - Community
16.
TIE

Windows | Source

Well, what is there to be said... Lost? can pretty much be summarized as a cross between Knytt Stories and Metroid. Actually, it took inspir ...
#8 - Audio
#16 - Fun
#18 - Overall
#32 - Graphics
#42 - Theme
#45 - Humor
16.
TIE

Windows | Source

Help Bob find 10 gems to power his spaceship batteries!

man i dont know what else to put in here

dfskdfh

@comments: yeah should've ...
- Coolness
#7 - Theme
#12 - Overall
#16 - Fun
#18 - Humor
#21 - Graphics
#24 - Community
#24 - Audio
#33 - Innovation
18.

Web | Source

This is a one-button game with two actions:
When you PRESS any key you jump.
When you LET GO of the button you use your special power.

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- Innovation
#18 - Fun
#25 - Overall
#41 - Audio
#47 - Coolness
19.

Windows | Source

You own a space ship and decide to enter nearby asteroid field to explore it! You have prepared planetary landing module to land on asteroid ...
- Graphics
#7 - Overall
#7 - Theme
#10 - Community
#15 - Innovation
#19 - Fun
#23 - Audio
20.

Windows | Web | Source

My game is called Tree, and you have to explore what to do to it. :) I guess every game in existence fits the theme if you think about it.
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- Coolness
#20 - Fun
#23 - Innovation
#28 - Overall
#28 - Graphics
#44 - Audio
#48 - Humor
21.

Web

Well, I ended up finishing and posting it. It's very very incomplete, but hey, at least it's playable.

There's a fair amount going on und ...
#21 - Fun
#23 - Overall
#32 - Innovation
#40 - Community
#47 - Theme
#48 - Graphics
22.
TIE

Windows

You will need to install the font included in the zip file.

To Download, right click > save as. ...
#22 - Fun
#28 - Community
#48 - Audio
22.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Mediafire | Source

A turn-based 4-person strategy game. The aim is to explore the entire island while doing your best to obstruct the other players from doing ...
#11 - Audio
#13 - Graphics
#14 - Community
#14 - Overall
#21 - Innovation
#22 - Fun
#28 - Theme
24.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Source

Goal: discover all the energy sources.

The circle around you represents the detection zone.

Don't run out of energy! Two warnings will ...
- Coolness
#17 - Theme
#24 - Fun
#35 - Innovation
24.
TIE

Windows

You are a newborn alien on a tiny planet. That's pretty much all you need to know, have fun exploring! Made with MMF2, source included.

S ...
#15 - Graphics
#24 - Fun
#26 - Overall
#33 - Theme
26.

Download (Windows) | Source (Game Maker)

An exploration game about colors, and their consequences.


NOTE 1: Read the readme before playing the game.

NOTE 2: I ran out of tim ...
#8 - Innovation
#11 - Overall
#26 - Fun
#30 - Theme
#39 - Graphics
27.
TIE

Web | Source

Well, it's not quite what I was hoping for, but I was able to get it to a more or less playable state, so here's the LD16 version of "Ruins" ...
#27 - Coolness
#27 - Fun
#35 - Overall
#44 - Theme
#49 - Audio
27.
TIE

Windows

move around 15 floors of the dreaded tower to get money and treasure chests!

everything works now! (i hope) enjoy the game!

Game Creat ...
#12 - Audio
#23 - Theme
#27 - Fun
#34 - Overall
27.
TIE

Windows | Source

Windows only, Made in Game Maker ...
#7 - Community
#16 - Theme
#22 - Humor
#27 - Fun
#38 - Overall
30.

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Source

The aim of this game is to fly around and not die really. Collect keys so that you can pass through the electric fence things. If you have t ...
#26 - Overall
#27 - Graphics
#30 - Fun
#32 - Audio
31.

Web

There is darkness everywhere. Use your light bullets to find the way and destroy all enemies to escape. ...
#8 - Community
#31 - Fun
#43 - Overall
#48 - Innovation
32.

Source | Windows

You are a militar, prisoner behind the enemy lines. Tomorrow you will be executed because you know too much. When a guard brings you your la ...
#32 - Fun
#38 - Innovation
#48 - Overall
33.
TIE

Windows | Source

Edit: There is an updated build with diagonal movement here, if you want it: http://bentosmile.com/games/duct/Duct.exe :)

You play a tear ...
- Coolness
#5 - Graphics
#12 - Overall
#24 - Innovation
#33 - Fun
#39 - Community
#47 - Humor
33.
TIE

Web | Source

Find oil, become wealthy.

This is very unfinished so you may run out of things to do. Everything that is in the game should work though. ...
- Coolness
#33 - Fun
#36 - Innovation
#36 - Theme
#45 - Humor
35.
TIE

Windows | Web | Timelapse | Source

It is supposed to be about having the player exploring games, rather than a player-character exploring a game world, but I wasn't able to ma ...
#15 - Humor
#29 - Innovation
#35 - Fun
35.
TIE

Windows

SARTS is a basic platformer game where you take control of the amputee, who is testing the new robowheelchair: in space! Explore the outer e ...
#19 - Humor
#29 - Community
#35 - Fun
#42 - Innovation
35.
TIE

Web | Source

Explore the level, move with the arrow keys, X to jump, try to get to the end.
...
- Coolness
#10 - Graphics
#31 - Community
#35 - Fun
#40 - Theme
35.
TIE

Web | Web (zip archive) | Source

This is a game about finding a new home. It's very hard to win (you'll need a lot of luck). I hope you like it anyway.

The game itself ...
#23 - Theme
#30 - Coolness
#35 - Fun
#37 - Innovation
#38 - Overall
35.
TIE

Web

Arrows keys to move, asteroids style. Dodge the holes. Music may or may not repeate (don't ask me why). ...
#10 - Humor
#25 - Audio
#35 - Coolness
#35 - Fun
35.
TIE

Windows | Source

This is my first time with the Ludum Dare game compo, so I definitely made some rookie mistakes. I didn't get to implement everything I want ...
- Coolness
#6 - Community
#8 - Graphics
#20 - Overall
#35 - Fun
#41 - Theme
#47 - Innovation
41.

Windows | Source

This is a game about exploring a dream as you try to wake up - your shape changes from dream level to dream level as the dream evolves.

T ...
- Graphics
#7 - Audio
#20 - Overall
#29 - Humor
#33 - Coolness
#41 - Fun
42.
TIE

Web | Source

EDIT: A few people had not realized that the brighter brown crates can be moved, and therefore thought it was impossible to collect all the ...
#14 - Innovation
#42 - Fun
42.
TIE

Windows

An exploration game where you are a robot looking for its missing pieces. I haven;t full tested the game so please notify me of errors at vo ...
#42 - Fun
44.
TIE

Windows

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#42 - Graphics
#44 - Fun
44.
TIE

Web | Source

A "maze crawler" game. You have to explore a maze and find your way out before your torch runs out. There's no set goals actually, levels wi ...
#40 - Community
#44 - Fun
46.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Web

(The game was made in Flash and should run almost anywhere without problems)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
You wake up dreaming of her. ...
#12 - Audio
#17 - Community
#19 - Overall
#19 - Innovation
#26 - Graphics
#31 - Theme
#42 - Coolness
#46 - Fun
46.
TIE

Windows | Source

Requires XNA redistributables - see my site at http://sites.google.com/site/haitaka/ludumdare16/ for details. Will only run well if you have ...
#14 - Graphics
#25 - Community
#30 - Overall
#37 - Theme
#42 - Coolness
#46 - Fun
48.
TIE

Windows | Source

Help Reddin Caper Explore to the moon by shooting for the stars in three funky levels.

Contols:
Menu System:
d-pad: up down to change c ...
#30 - Audio
#36 - Humor
#48 - Fun
48.
TIE

Windows - Original and Source | Windows - Fixed

EDIT2: HOORAY! I found where the memory leak was coming from - deleting an SDL_Surface doesn't work, you have to call SDL_FreeSurface() on i ...
- Coolness
#19 - Theme
#20 - Community
#48 - Fun
50.

Windows | Source

Game made with Game maker.
Font made with fontstruct.
Sounds made with SFXR.

Based in the human Circulatory system. Save your dying hea ...
#13 - Humor
#29 - Graphics
#40 - Innovation
#42 - Coolness
#47 - Theme
#48 - Overall
#49 - Audio
#50 - Fun

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