April 26th-29th 2013 :: Theme: Minimalism

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by KinoftheFlames - 48 Hour Compo Entry

A very simple game made in GameMaker for my first Ludum Dare entry.
I wasn't able to add all the animations and sound effects that I wanted due to my lack of understanding GameMaker's workflow and YoYo having poor documentation.

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amazon says ...
Apr 28, 2013 @ 5:12pm

Good minimalistic, esthetic and easy game :>

negativeview says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:09am

This took me a long time to figure out what I was supposed to be doing. I'm still not sure. These are my guesses:

Click the tile that is a unique color. You then get more tiles. If you don't, you get fewer tiles.

Is that right?!

Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:35pm

Yep, that's it! My goal was to make minimalistic interactive art, inspired by metro theme simplicity. The unique color picking was a simple way to integrate a puzzle/gameplay element.

DaanVanYperen says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 1:28pm

I like how the difficulty scales up as the grid increases.

The Consul says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 8:26am

Nice colors. Perhaps some instructions would make it more clear how to progress - otherwise it can feel a little bit random.

I like the soundtrack as well, very atmospheric. The encoding seems to be bad though which gives it an eerie horror game feeling :)

Jhelle says ...
May 13, 2013 @ 1:14pm

Lovely simple idea :)

Purplescape says ...
May 21, 2013 @ 12:55am

This is an interesting game. Didn't have too much trouble figuring out what to do. It's very clean and simple. Well done.

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