December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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by Manuel - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Click to split. Split to grow. Grow to kill.

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TheCze says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:30am

Very interesting game, though some instructions would have been nice.

timtipgames says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:32am

I do not really get it. Cancer? Ok. nice take on the theme. But if there is any interaction I couldn't find it. Once started everything happens on its own (at least thats what it feels like to me)

namuol says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:45am

Such an unlikely villain. Gameplay was disturbingly straightforward and easy ... That "blip" sound took on a very odious feeling after a while. Nice work.

Ace says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:46am

An interesting concept, though I had no idea what I was doing at first. Didn't feel very difficult at all in the end though.

Manuel says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:47am

Thanks for rating! I added some simple instructions.

monomanio says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:47am

Cool! Didnt quite understand at first, but now i see :) Very interesting!

Ashkin says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:55am

Well, that was depressing :c
The gameplay was repetitive, but the mood made up for it. Cancer sucks.

caasi says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:06am

Love the idea, love the message, love the effect, hate the disease.
No one can turn back the time.

Arakade says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:38am

Excellent. Slightly awkward on a laptop-sized screen but otherwise it's a winner. Perhaps offer it to some company/org /charity to raise awareness?

Manuel777 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:59am

Nice, but got slow near 10%, making it barely playable trough.

lur says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 12:45pm

Nicely done, quite disturbing.

loren says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:25pm

so creepy, great mood

DragonKN says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 3:41pm

is it a game? nice concept

Houly says ...
Dec 24, 2012 @ 1:01pm

A sad little game. Didn't understand at first what I was doing, but thats okey in this context. Rita has to go through much…

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