December 16th-19th 2011 :: Theme: Alone

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Leave Me Alone

by strega - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Description:
"Leave Me Alone" is a fast-paced platforming game where you must run from the demons chasing you. As you explore the space, collect fragments of yourself and escape the demons forever.

With the theme, "Alone", I decided go with the desire to be alone. To escape the clutches of others or to run away from your own inner demons. My dare entry, "Leave Me Alone", takes this idea and runs with it, literally.

Don't give up if you lose. You don't have to recollect fragments you've already picked up. Try different routes.

A Post-Dare version with music can be found here:
http://vuha.carbonmade.com/projects/4074974

How to play:
WASD or arrow keys to move
space to jump

Programming:
ActionScript3
FlashDevelop
Flixel
TweenMax

Art:
Photoshop CS4
Graphics Gale

Sounds:
as3sfxr

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#17Fun3.57
#50Overall3.50
#120Mood3.15
#153Graphics3.29
#165Theme3.21
#175Innovation2.93
#215Community2.80
#338Audio2.23
#380Humor1.71
#533Coolness22%

Comments

James Paige says ...
Dec 19, 2011 @ 5:48am

I loved the appear animation for the big demons. Some of the difficult platform jumping made me frown.

strega says ...
Dec 19, 2011 @ 6:21am

Thanks! Yeah. I didn't get much time to really play test the areas very much and make it flow better for speed running, but I think it's pretty good for a quick game :D

Atomic says ...
Dec 19, 2011 @ 4:40pm

Very fun, nice mechanics and cool graphic style! The only thing I didn't like was the sound.

TestSubject06 says ...
Dec 19, 2011 @ 9:03pm

Loved it.

Alex Gilday says ...
Dec 20, 2011 @ 4:40pm

Nice game! Quite hard, I got 8 fragments though :D

strega says ...
Dec 21, 2011 @ 4:22am

Thank you! Yeah some of the jumps might be a bit difficult >_<

23 says ...
Dec 21, 2011 @ 1:43pm

Fun! A zippy little flash game. The stalker guys are creepy. The theme is pretty tacked-on, though.

ziomorti says ...
Dec 22, 2011 @ 1:09am

Really liked this. Simple, yet so funny!

strega says ...
Dec 22, 2011 @ 8:14pm

Thanks a lot! I didn't think I would have time to finish something complicated so I went with trying to get the most fun out of a simple mechanic.

bach says ...
Dec 23, 2011 @ 10:09am

Alright, so this was fun! Loved sliding underneath those things. Made me feel way cool. Some more polish and better level design would make this fantastic!

summaky says ...
Dec 26, 2011 @ 7:28pm

It is somewhat unbalanced. Most of the time the game presents no challenge at all, but on other part it is too hard. The visual presentation is awesome.

strega says ...
Dec 27, 2011 @ 11:01am

The difficulty scales based on your loneliness, but I guess I did design some areas that would make it so your loneliness would likely increase without much immediate threat. Sometimes you need to spend time with others. :p

Jan 4, 2012 @ 10:45am

Great gag with the title! Gameplay is also quite solid.

ThatSnail says ...
Jan 10, 2012 @ 5:27am

Whoa, you placed! Congrats! :D

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