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

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Permanent Destination

by NegativeZero - Jam Entry

We decided interpret the theme in the setting: a submarine. Submarines are built to be quite minimalistic as they need to be compact yet functional. Basically the premise of the game is that you have to single handedly fix a sinking submarine, namely three components of: The fuel, the battery and the engine, even while they continue to break. There's very little gameplay(you might even say... MINIMALISTIC ;D), but what you have to do is rather hard.

Unfortunately I got a bit... distracted... and did almost no work when I should have been. The gameplay is all there, but there's no polishing and in the sub hardly feels like you're moving.

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JonRB says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 4:50am

I tend to avoid content that isn't 'Web' on LD (Because I'm a terrible person, and I like not having to clear out my downloads folder after each LD), but it looked good enough and the file wasn't terribly big.

Sadly, when I downloaded it I found myself unable to run the .jar file. I opened it from the command line and it spat out :
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: no lwjgl in java.library.path

Does that mean I need to install something? If so, please provide links.

Andrei Barsan says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:06pm

The creator probably needs to also export the lwjgl dependencies when creating the JAR.

hardycore says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:50pm

It ain't runnin....

Jonny D says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 4:16pm

I wanted to play this... :(

TijmenTio says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 4:26pm

I was really looking forward to this but I couldn't get it to run :(

NegativeZero says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 11:51pm

Oh gosh, I can't fix it from where I am right now. You guys will have to wait a few days :(

TheSarcastic says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 1:33pm

Doesn't run... Good graphics though

deepnight says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:19pm

I couldn't play it :(
Too bad, it looked really nice! Fav'ed for later check.

May 7, 2013 @ 5:22pm

Sadly it doesn't start on my Win XP (32-bit) laptop. Shows no error message though. Will check later.

Gremlin says ...
May 14, 2013 @ 6:14am

Can't play it because the Jar won't run. :(

lorancou says ...
May 14, 2013 @ 12:58pm

Does not run for me either (Win 7 64 bit, latest Java I believe):
D:\Temp>java -jar PermanentDestination.jar
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: no lwjgl in java.library.path
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.Runtime.loadLibrary0(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.System.loadLibrary(Unknown Source)
at org.lwjgl.Sys$1.run(Sys.java:73)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at org.lwjgl.Sys.doLoadLibrary(Sys.java:66)
at org.lwjgl.Sys.loadLibrary(Sys.java:95)
at org.lwjgl.Sys.<clinit>(Sys.java:112)
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.<clinit>(Display.java:132)
at ludum.dare.Main.init(Main.java:112)
at ludum.dare.Main.<init>(Main.java:106)
at ludum.dare.Main.main(Main.java:583)

Sparrow says ...
May 14, 2013 @ 4:39pm

It doesn't run, I don't get an error.
Java runs in the background never showing itself.
Don't have this problem with other java games

dannycalleri says ...
May 15, 2013 @ 7:25am

Got an error when running the game :(

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