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by stuckshut - Jam Entry

Minimalistic Rogue-like. Try to get the blue power and escape the dungeon. Arrow keys, WASD, or Numpad to move (I suggest numpad so you can move diagonally). Spacebar attacks all adjacent spaces. < and > to go up and down the stairs (black and yellow squares).

Seems to be a weird occasional crash that I haven't chased down yet, a few bugs with damage/death, and it definitely is not ideally balanced yet. But, it should be winnable with a little patience.

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BradleySmith says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 2:34pm

Quite a neat little prototype you have here, the goal of the game wasn't too clear to begin with but nonetheless this is a really good attempt for 48 hours!

YM says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:39pm

Took me a _long_ time to realise that + and - didn't work for the stairs and that I had to use the numpad's + and -

Other than that, nice and clean and simple :)

netmute says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 6:55am

Nice idea. Lacks a bit of things to do. Maybe that's on the second level? I couldn't use the stairs :(

dick_claus says ...
May 5, 2013 @ 6:50am

It's interesting to explore this minimal world. But the problem is that on Mac OS < > seems do not work. That's why I need to gain exp on dvlv 1 :)

Erunaamo says ...
May 8, 2013 @ 6:37pm

Um, Mac laptop. No numpad. No numpad +/-. No stairs?

ataxkt says ...
May 11, 2013 @ 2:52pm

I have never played a roguelike. Any hints as how to objective etc?

mrexcessive says ...
May 12, 2013 @ 5:43pm

Great minimal, Needs a few more things like walls I think to stop being just zombies (old school style). Health through block size &c. Good job!

Floko says ...
May 15, 2013 @ 1:35am

very nice! Just felt sad for not being able to get through stairs because i`m using a laptop =(

good work,anyway =D

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