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    Ludum Dare 21

    August 19th-22nd 2011 :: Theme: Escape
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    Top Entries - Coolness

    1.
    TIE

    Windows | Source

    made with python + pyglet. if you're not using windows, you should be able to run the game on any system by downloading pyglet from http:// ...
    - Coolness
    #41 - Audio
    1.
    TIE

    Web | Windows | Source | Timelapse | Soundtrack

    Escape the evil Cuboids with your sneaky sphere in this adventurous physics-puzzler!

    You are a Sphere, taken prisoner by the evil Cuboids ...
    - Coolness
    #5 - Community
    #21 - Graphics
    #42 - Overall
    2.
    TIE

    Windows | Source

    Requires Net 2.0, runs via OpenTK, so it might run on mac / linux too with Mono (untested). More info in readme.txt

    Update: Since the gam ...
    - Coolness
    2.
    TIE

    Windows | [XNA redist] | [.NET redist] | Source

    Hi all, this is my first LD entry, hope you like it.

    In this sandboxy game you help trapped souls by placing your "Holy Light" beam that ...
    - Coolness
    2.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Source

    Ascii Maze is a simple top-view game in where players must find the exit to escape a randomly generated ASCII art maze. It has three diffe ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Linux | Web | Source

    #############################
    #Read this bit:
    #
    #If on CHROME and the web version fails to load repeatedly,
    #close all browser windows a ...
    - Coolness
    #4 - Innovation
    3.
    TIE

    Web | Windows | Linux | Timelapse | Source

    Esc Ape is a game where you need to help your fellow monkeys escape, using a primitive flying machine. Avoid crashing into obstacles and eee ...
    - Coolness
    #11 - Community
    #49 - Humor
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | Postmortem | Source

    Help a swarm of blobby slimes ESCAPE from the death factory!

    Split them apart, join them back together! Jump! Dodge! Die! Infinite fun! ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Linux | Web | Source

    Game home page: http://code.kevinworkman.com/EscapeFromMonsterCity/index.html

    Jar: http://code.kevinworkman.com/EscapeFromMonsterCity/Esc ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | POST-COMPO Version | Source

    This was my first Ludum Dare. I'm happy I was able to finish a game in time! (This is Windows only right now. I may eventually port it.)

    ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Web | Download (offline) | Source | Blog

    This is my entry for Ludum Dare 21. This was my first time. But i'm sure i'm going to enter again. ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Linux | Web | Source

    The game uses Java, you need that installed to run. It's available as an applet (though Java applets on OSX arn't nice) and as a downloadabl ...
    - Coolness
    #12 - Community
    #49 - Theme
    3.
    TIE

    Windows | Post-Mortem | Source

    Hey there!

    This here game is my first Ludum Dare entry.

    After raiding a dragon's treasure trove you seek to escape with all the gold y ...
    - Coolness
    3.
    TIE

    Web (Compo) | Source | Postmortem | Web (Updated)

    Please note that this entry uses WebGL, which is not supported by IE. Works best with Chrome and Firefox.


    You have been captured while ...
    - Coolness
    #32 - Innovation
    3.
    TIE

    Windows

    This is my first game ever.
    It includes the first three themes of the compo : Escape, Self-replication and Adaptation.
    I'm not a native en ...
    - Coolness
    #23 - Humor
    16.

    Web (Unity) | Source

    You must escape each blueprint by completing the mission objectives which can be found on the blueprint itself. Avoid letting the guards see ...
    #16 - Coolness
    #33 - Community
    #40 - Audio
    17.

    Windows | Source

    Congratulations adventurer! After a long and grueling journey, you have finally made it to the dungeon exit! All that remains is to jump ove ...
    #11 - Humor
    #17 - Coolness
    18.

    Windows | Source

    NOTE: I'm getting a few people saying mouse doesn't work, I think it might be its just not obvious what to do first: you're injured so need ...
    - Graphics
    #9 - Overall
    #18 - Coolness
    #44 - Fun
    19.

    Windows | Linux | Source

    Find jailed.exe in the unzipped folder and run.
    Everything necessary is explained in the game. Try to beat "Insane" difficulty.

    Written ...
    #19 - Coolness
    20.
    TIE

    Windows | Timelapse | Web | Source

    Use your mouse to guide birdie out of various buildings he's got himself stuck in. Do it under par to unlock harder levels.

    Note: Due to ...
    #20 - Coolness
    20.
    TIE

    Windows + source | Timelapse | Linux-64 + source

    You're an indentured pilot, working for EscaCorp interstellar delivery company.

    Your father was also a pilot but he crashed the company' ...
    #20 - Coolness
    #28 - Innovation(Jam)
    #35 - Humor(Jam)
    #49 - Fun(Jam)
    #49 - Audio(Jam)
    22.
    TIE

    Windows | Source

    You wake up not knowing where you are. But you know one thing: you must ESCAPE!

    To escape you must reach the ladder. Beware of demons, as ...
    #22 - Coolness
    22.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Linux | Timelapse | Source

    You wake up somewhere without knowing what happened. (Not original, but it works.)

    Make with Ren'Py - Python framework for Visual Novels. ...
    #22 - Coolness
    #35 - Community
    #44 - Audio
    22.
    TIE

    Original (All platforms) | Deluxe | Post-mortem | Source

    Written in Java using Slick2D and LWJGL. Hopefully runs on Linux, Windows and Mac.

    Initial project failed so I threw this together in 3 h ...
    #22 - Coolness
    #47 - Community
    22.
    TIE

    Web | Source | Commentary | Postmortem

    This game is somewhat of an adaptation of Flatland, by Edwin A. Abbot, though that wasn't really my intention going in.

    My intention, ins ...
    #6 - Innovation
    #13 - Community
    #22 - Coolness
    #26 - Overall
    #41 - Fun
    26.
    TIE

    Linux (statically linked) | Windows | Linux (if you already have allegro) | Source

    I'm new to this so my only goal was to have SOMETHING that could technically be called a game by the end. As a result there is no art, no in ...
    #26 - Coolness
    26.
    TIE

    Web | All | Source

    Six room escape games in one! Help a player playing a room escape game escape rooms in a game.

    In case the files go down, you can downloa ...
    #26 - Coolness
    26.
    TIE

    Web | Timelapse | Source

    A rat that is trapped. You choose its fate!

    This is a game that runs PURELY with javascript and HTML5 features. No need for flash! This g ...
    #26 - Coolness
    #30 - Community
    26.
    TIE

    Windows

    You are the warden of a psychiatric ward. Your job is to take care of the best lunatics and crazies society can produce. You must make sur ...
    #26 - Coolness
    26.
    TIE

    Web | Source

    You've defeated the evil aliens, and triggered their base's self destruct mechanism. The only problem? Your ship is on the other side of the ...
    #26 - Coolness
    #31 - Theme
    26.
    TIE

    OS/X | Windows | Source (Linux)

    *Note: If your resolution is too small to fit the game, press S.*

    Windows: Run main.exe.

    You are the greatest escape artist alive! Kil ...
    - Innovation
    #18 - Overall
    #26 - Coolness
    #31 - Fun
    #36 - Audio
    26.
    TIE

    Post Compo (WIP) | Web | Source | Postmortem

    Escape from the Paparazzi! Don't let them take too many pictures or you'll be lost! Avoid the cars and cross your fingers, let's hope you ma ...
    #26 - Coolness
    #34 - Humor
    #39 - Theme
    33.
    TIE

    Web | Web (Kongregate) | Timelapse | Source (zip) | Source (mercurial repo on bitbucket)

    Robotron-inspired... avoid-em-up? Plot pretty much stolen from Smash TV :)

    Put the mouse on your dude to stop, move the mouse to run towa ...
    #14 - Community
    #33 - Coolness
    #42 - Humor
    33.
    TIE

    Windows | Source

    Four little guys need to work together to push blocks into other blocks to make giant blocks that can be pushed together and make the exit f ...
    #33 - Coolness
    33.
    TIE

    Java Build (all platforms) | Jar (Packed executable) | Source

    Made in Java, should work on most machines. A classic game of "escape the guards, turn off the lights, run along corridors". The lighting en ...
    #33 - Coolness
    33.
    TIE

    Web | Source

    Here it is! Menu was a rush hackjob, and there is no sound.
    Full disclosure, some code was hacked out of a platform engine I built previous ...
    #33 - Coolness
    33.
    TIE

    Windows | Postmortem | Web | Source

    Controls: Arrows of WASD

    Escape, run and escape again!! Exit from dungeon full of monsters before bomb explode.. you have only 60 seconds ...
    #33 - Coolness
    38.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X (untested) | Linux (untested) | Source

    48 hour jam!, posted it, didn't realize I needed to do more, here is link to post. Was uploaded in 48 hours to drop box.

    Download it for ...
    #38 - Coolness
    #49 - Humor(Jam)
    38.
    TIE

    Windows | Mirror | Source

    Mindbane is a 2D action platform game. Manipulate physics and try to escape from the dangerous mind maze.
    Developed with GameMaker Standard ...
    #10 - Overall
    #14 - Fun
    #16 - Audio
    #38 - Coolness
    38.
    TIE

    Web | Source | Timelapse | Post Mortem | Post-Compo Version

    Caved In was inspired by Minecraft, Terraria, Dwarf Fortress, and dungeon crawlers. The goal of the game is to ascend all five levels to the ...
    #38 - Coolness
    #38 - Community
    #44 - Fun
    38.
    TIE

    Timelapse | Web | Source (haXe)

    You must escape the terrifying Rainbow Jail island.
    On you way you can rescue others prisoners or use them to protect yourself.

    - Move y ...
    - Overall
    - Innovation
    #9 - Fun
    #25 - Graphics
    #37 - Theme
    #38 - Coolness
    38.
    TIE

    Kongregate | Web | Google Plus | Timelapse

    Step into the shoes of an amateur escapologist and master two illusions!

    Directional keys to attempt Escape during Illusions.
    M to Mute/ ...
    - Theme
    #15 - Innovation
    #38 - Coolness
    43.
    TIE

    Kongregate (Post-LD version) | Web (LD version) | Source

    [edit3]
    Post-Mortem: http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/2011/08/23/bunnies-back-into-your-cage-post-mortem/
    [/edit3]

    [edit2]
    Because of pu ...
    #38 - Community
    #43 - Coolness
    43.
    TIE

    Windows | OS/X | Linux | Web | Source

    The level design is awful, I didn't really have time, but I was partly saved by GIMP's maze generating plugin :D
    I wanted to write an "Esca ...
    #43 - Coolness
    43.
    TIE

    Web (Flash) | Source

    Prisoners of a war of words, many women and men of letters need a guiding hand to escape from camps of genuine, physical terrors. Not every ...
    - Theme
    #25 - Overall
    #33 - Fun
    #34 - Innovation
    #43 - Coolness
    43.
    TIE

    Web (Flash) | Timelapse | Source

    Run from the purple squares and collect coins as you go.
    Buy upgrades to get further and submit you score to the leaderboard.

    *** Note: ...
    #6 - Fun
    #8 - Community
    #18 - Overall
    #43 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Windows | Web | Source | OS/X

    A physics-based platformer which does all it can to try and stop you escaping to safety.

    Controls:
    Left and Right arrow keys or A and D ...
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Windows | Source | Timelapse

    My first finished game ever. I had a bit of trouble getting the theme 'escape' into the game after my original idea didn't work out so well. ...
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Windows w/ XNA + .Net | Windows w/o XNA + .Net | Source

    Escape from a zoo that I ran out of time to draw, and make your way to the moon! Use the arrow keys to maneuver things in the sky while coll ...
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Windows | Windows (Fixed font)

    Hi everyone, we're a 2 man team participating for the first time on Ludum Dare. We wanted to use Stencylworks to facilitate development but ...
    #16 - Theme(Jam)
    #21 - Humor(Jam)
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Web | Zip

    You are a prisoner of your own conscience.
    Gather 10 keys to escape! ...
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Flash/Web | Source | Postmortem

    The game is a rogue like adventure game where a dwarf is lost in the mines and tries to escape without dying. You have to find the exit, dig ...
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Web | Source

    A giant floating eye creature circles a remote landscape, keeping close tabs on the player and making sure they do not run away. In this gam ...
    #23 - Theme
    #34 - Graphics
    #47 - Coolness
    47.
    TIE

    Source (7mb) | Windows (14mb) | timelapse

    Source version requires python + pygame.

    This is a platforming game about a self-reliant princess who decides to rescue *herself* from a ...
    #13 - Humor
    #28 - Fun
    #47 - Coolness
    #48 - Overall

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