April 26th-29th 2013 :: Theme: Minimalism
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Spheresby fueelin - 48 Hour Compo Entry
IF THE GAME CRASHES ON START:
Install the XNA 4.0 distributable (located in 'IFCRASH' folder in .rar)
Fixed 'infinite ball' crash (hopefully).
Fixed bug w/ Launcher targets going off screen (no-win condition).
Fixed some typos, added 'you win' text.
Can close game by pressing Escape.
UPDATE: Added folder to .rar with non-installing .exe, can just run that directly. Let me know if there are still any issues.
NOTE: If you encounter any bugginess (like tons of balls spawning super fast for no reason), click the stop button and then the play button.
Spheres is a minimalist music creation/puzzle game. Fire balls from launchers that bounce around the environment, creating sound as they go. Work your way through an (unfortunately short) assortment of levels or try out free play mode!
Game includes a grand total of two images and one very small audio file. Few assets and few mechanics, but hopefully still a good amount of depth in the result :)
Check out the included readme file, especially if you plan to use free play mode!
Installs to Program Files(x86)\LD26\Spheres by Fueelin
Freeplay Mode Controls:
Left click to select an object (Launcher, Platform, or Circuit).
Click and drag to reposition Launchers and Platforms.
Select a Circuit and click a Platform or Launcher to link them.
Click again to break link.
Click in free space to de-select current object.
With a Platform selected, you can toggle the following:
C - Circuit
D - Descending Intervals (Notes)
M - Mute
S - Solo
These keys place objects:
1 - Launcher
2 - Horizontal Platform
3 - Vertical Platform
4 - Goal
Del - Remove selected object
Backspace - Remove all objects
Enter - Save level. Note: goes to Freeplay.xml.
Can back this up and/or swap other files to load them
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