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by Defräg - 48 Hour Compo Entry

A (minimalistic) game about putting boxes inside each other.

Java / Processing

How to play:
Drag & drop boxes so that there is 1 box containing all other boxes and all constraints are met.

This game was loosely inspired by: https://code.google.com/codejam/contest/2270488/dashboard#s=p3

Note: Source/windows/mac/linux version are all in one .zip file.

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GreaseMonkey says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:25am

Works fine. Hoping to vote on this soon.

GreaseMonkey says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 9:01am

Welcome to Tree Simulator 2013!

Every now and then I like a good puzzle game. This is one of them! It's a bit short, and because of that, not that replayable, but it does have a lot of potential (i.e. adding more levels and constraints and whatnot).

It's also not a lock and key puzzle.

It also fits the theme quite well, and it actually works. Graphically and audibly it's pretty solid. A few extra sound effects might be good for when you e.g. win, but yeah.

Humourwise... you said "Have a potato" but I don't see one on my screen >:( In all seriousness, not much effort was in this department.

Moodwise, it feels like a puzzle game should.

Overall, you've done very well. It just needs more levels, really.

Milo says ...
May 13, 2013 @ 1:07am

I liked the game. I'd like it if there was some better way of displaying the constraints than with words shown on mouse-over. I feel like this would allow further development of levels to make them harder, since the current ones are all fairly easy. The game does do a good job of building up to the mechanics, teaching the player.

TheColorMan says ...
May 15, 2013 @ 11:31am

Good and very interesting! I had a hard time getting the jist of it at first. Good controls.

May 19, 2013 @ 6:29pm

Nice puzzles! Got stuck on There Can Only Be One though... feel kind of dumb now, haha...

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