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

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by wolfadex - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Keyboard Controls:
AD or Arrow Keys to roll.
Space to jump.
K or Left Ctrl to roll faster/jump higher.

Xbox Controller Controls:
Left stick to roll.
A to jump.
X to roll faster/jump higher.

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lody says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:17pm

I really like the style of this.

Frib says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:20pm

I like the construction yard-y feel of this game. With a few more sounds and other special effects it could have a nice atmosphere.

Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:21pm

Nicely original movement scheme. Like the art style quite a bit too. Only thing that saddened me was that level design degraded to mostly "dodge this thing" pretty quick.

myachin says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:41pm


semi says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:02pm

One of the funnest games i've played so far! I loved that the platformer is more physically accurate as that you can't accelerate mid-air and that speeding up takes some time. Also, there's just so much to explore.

The levels were a little piston-heavy and it would have helped to distinguish the different map sections a little more, maybe by color coding?

All in all, a great game, will play again!

allinlabs says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:13am

pretty slick controls, good level design (and i'm happy you integrated checkpoints ^^), and original minimalist graphics. Well done !

quill18 says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:14am

I like your visual style -- I might steal this "girder" idea in the future!

FaBrito says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:15am

Well, well well! It's nice to play some accurate physics once in a while, huh?
Great concept, really well aligned with the theme, nice level design, very intuitive. I just missed a nice background music and more sound effects, but very nice overall!

Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:19am

good stuff man.. love the gfx :) btw mine was just a java applet..should run on anything with java installed i would of thought :(

wolfadex says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:49am

@Frib and @quill18, the art style is based off of Sol LeWitt's minimalism art, but thank you for the complements.

ecool377 says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 2:09am

Cool concept!

Sayaer says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 2:10am

Very awesome style, controls got slippery at some points (mostly tight spaces), making it hard to progress. Overall great experience.

kunzbe says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 10:41pm

i really enjoyed the lack of air control => i had to think before i jumped and rolled through the levels, good job!

DST says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 8:31pm

Very cool style and mechanics!

ChuiGum says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:01pm

Awesome, very cool.

naughtyloose says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 10:34am

pretty well balanced. Even someone like me who's really bad at jump'n'runs was able to finish the game. :)

Jiyko says ...
May 14, 2013 @ 4:02pm

You game is like a funner version of mine, great stuff!

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