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.

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
3.
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
3.
TIE

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.

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
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 | 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
7.
TIE

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
9.

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
10.

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
11.

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
12.
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
12.
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
14.

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
15.

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
16.

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Source

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

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

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
18.

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
19.

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
20.
TIE

Windows

3 Hours before the end of Ludum Dare, I call my game finished.

It's very experimental and I believe a lot of people won't get it. Would I ...
- Coolness
- Audio
#4 - Innovation
#20 - Overall
#25 - Theme
#30 - Community
20.
TIE

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
20.
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
23.

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
24.

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
25.

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
26.
TIE

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
26.
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
28.

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
29.

Windows

SOURCE CODE: http://cactusquid.com/games/expfps.gmk


Warning: Flashing lights and colors!!

Explore the unexplored.

Controls: WASD ...
#13 - Innovation
#18 - Graphics
#19 - Audio
#29 - Overall
30.

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
31.

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
32.

Web (Flash) | Source

Good god, at last.

Used Flixel for this, my first time with it. Love it, though it took me quite a while to make it do what I wanted (spe ...
#11 - Innovation
#32 - Overall
#46 - Theme
33.

Windows | Windows mirror

Explore exactly 100,000 straws of a haystack to find a needle that makes it wither.

Become worlds best haystack explorer!!!

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- Coolness
#8 - Humor
#8 - Innovation
#9 - Audio
#33 - Overall
#38 - Graphics
34.

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
35.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Source

(OSX version is 10.5+ w/ Intel only)

Controls are:

UP/DOWN to move forwards/backwards
LEFT/RIGHT to turn
SPACE to automatically move ...
- Coolness
#4 - Audio
#7 - Innovation
#35 - Overall
#38 - Theme
35.
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
37.

Windows

Tomb thief is about a suicidal thief who is trapped in a tomb but wants to collect as much loot as possible before he dies. (Ideally he woul ...
#12 - Graphics
#37 - Humor
#37 - Overall
38.
TIE

Windows Bugfix | Linux Bugfix (x86) | Original Entry

CollabRL is an attempt to make a multiplayer roguelike in which the players can edit the world around them. I didn't get as fancy edit cont ...
- Innovation
- Coolness
#22 - Humor
#38 - Overall
38.
TIE

Web

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

Web | Source (.as files)

You're lost and need to find your way home. You are a bat and can only see through the use of echolocation. Send out sonar pulses and naviga ...
- Coolness
#22 - Theme
#22 - Community
#27 - Audio
#29 - Innovation
#36 - Graphics
#38 - Overall
#43 - Humor
38.
TIE

Windows | Source

Windows only, Made in Game Maker ...
#7 - Community
#16 - Theme
#22 - Humor
#27 - Fun
#38 - Overall
43.
TIE

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
43.
TIE

Windows(flash) | Web | Source

Platformer about exploration of person's mind, memories and pains.
Created in Flixel with use of Flan for level 'painting' and paint.net + ...
#14 - Theme
#22 - Community
#22 - Humor
#26 - Innovation
#43 - Overall
#46 - Graphics
#47 - Coolness
43.
TIE

Web

This is not a game in the traditional sense. Every ending is the same, and that's part of the point...

Northern Spy is a short contempla ...
#9 - Graphics
#22 - Innovation
#37 - Audio
#43 - Overall
46.

Windows | OS/X | Linux | Source

...Deeper is an exploration-only roguelike. Descend into a dark cavern in search of treasure, using your torch to light the way. If you can ...
#18 - Audio
#20 - Theme
#38 - Community
#43 - Innovation
#46 - Overall
47.

Web | Source

Soundscape is an experimental exploration game where you must navigate and exit an unknown area using only your hearing.

Beeps indicate d ...
#4 - Theme
#5 - Innovation
#28 - Audio
#47 - Community
#47 - Overall
48.
TIE

Web | Source

You are charged by Henry V with finding the Northwest Passage.

Good. Freaking. Luck.

I have no idea if this is beatable, and I haven't ...
#17 - Humor
#17 - Theme
#33 - Innovation
#48 - Overall
48.
TIE

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
48.
TIE

Windows | OS/X | Web | Source

Not a lot of fun but I lost a lot of time trying to use Unity since I had no previous experience with it but really.... Unity is AWESOME! :D ...
#11 - Graphics
#35 - Humor
#37 - Coolness
#40 - Audio
#48 - Overall
48.
TIE

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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