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

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Headphones On

by ektoutie - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Headphones create a bubble of solitude. On the bus, at work, while developing LD games - everyone can be as alone as they want, at any time.

Known issues pending fix: Final score display not working.
Features missing: more enemy types&interactions, music.

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Ratings

#155Theme3.25
#213Graphics3.00
#224Humor2.20
#236Fun2.63
#270Innovation2.63
#349Overall2.67
#396Mood2.20
#398Coolness33%
#467Audio1.71
#519Community2.00

Comments

Cell says ...
Dec 20, 2011 @ 3:06pm

Cool!

cobhc6 says ...
Dec 21, 2011 @ 2:56pm

Nice idea, a bit short maybe (or a bigger map would do the trick). The audio was annoying and I couldn't see my final score...
But I had a lot of fun playing it!

dock says ...
Dec 23, 2011 @ 10:33am

Looking forward to the browser build! :)

Aaron says ...
Dec 25, 2011 @ 1:27am

A web build or a video would be nice for us lonely Windows guys. :)

summaky says ...
Dec 25, 2011 @ 4:59pm

I don't have a Mac and VirtualBox is too slow to play games; can't rate it.

ektoutie says ...
Dec 28, 2011 @ 2:10pm

Browser or Windows build are unlikely to happen unless I either rewrite this entirely in Unity or some other sane tool, or splash out for another GM version :( Turns out GameMaker Mac was a pretty bad choice to work with. Now that the Christmas dust has settled a bit I'll get to fixing the final score display and will try to at least get a video together - it's not very long or complex so everything that's in this build I can show off relatively easily. For those who have Game Maker for Windows, the Source download should just play in it at least.

pighead10 says ...
Dec 31, 2011 @ 4:59pm

Windows builds please!

Jan 4, 2012 @ 11:51pm

A video would be great for me because I don't own a Mac either.

scriptblocks says ...
Jan 7, 2012 @ 4:17am

cant play on ubuntu

FredericRP says ...
Jan 9, 2012 @ 11:35pm

New way to interpret the alone theme but it's only a "goto" game for most part. Good gfx though, and great implementation of this kind of game !

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