August 23rd-26th 2013 :: Theme: 10 Seconds
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Time Surgeby Solifuge - Jam Entry
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A Puzzle RPG set aboard an Orbital Research Station which, over the next 10 Seconds, will be destroyed by a mysterious Spacetime Disaster. Luckily, the player (the Station Janitor) has somehow been unstuck in time by the disaster, and can use their newfound powers to try and prevent it!
...if, of course, they can figure out what went wrong, and how to fix it. A lot can go wrong in 10 seconds!
Gameplay and Hints:
If you feel like cheating, here are the solutions for each room: http://imgur.com/a/ZPtkJ
1) Wire Puzzles: With the forcefields sealed, the player must rotate wires to route Charged Tachyons across the ship. Connecting the wires to the bottom node opens the forcefield to the next room, and unsticks it in time so it remains open. Connecting them to the top node passes the charge to the next room. Click on the Time Surge to resume time, and test your solution!
2) Once time resumes, other obstacles will stand in the player's way. You can thwart them by using items found around the ship. Some wire puzzles may need special Fuse Items to be placed in item slots in order to complete them too. Computer consoles contain further tips. Good luck!
Hitchh1k3r: Lead programmer - http://hitchh1k3rsguide.com/
Naali: Director, assistant programmer, puzzle design
Solifuge: Art, game design, puzzle design - http://mrsolifuge.deviantart.com/
Tlynn: Writing, themeing, puzzle transcription
Willfor: Music - http://willfor.bandcamp.com/
MysticStv: Puzzle transcription, and snarky commentary
Mrs. Hik3r: Puzzle transcription, and nap-enforcement
LWJGL, and Java in general. Thanks for being a thing!
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