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Nirvana [web]

by Erik Örjehag - Jam Entry

Nirvana is a game about success in life.

[IMPORTANT]
- It's possible to win the game.
- The quotes are not just for show.

[CONTROLES]
- Use arrow keys to move.
- If you idle you loose money.

[DEVELOPERS]
- Erik Orjehag (orjehag.se)
- Kalle Kvarnfors (kvarnfors.com/lovberga/kalle/)

All comments are appreciated c:

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#76Humor(Jam)3.32
#149Theme(Jam)3.16
#193Innovation(Jam)3.08
#255Mood(Jam)2.91
#288Fun(Jam)2.80
#298Overall(Jam)3.04
#419Audio(Jam)2.13
#419Graphics(Jam)2.64
#1456Coolness30%

Comments

ACE says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 9:44pm

short but good and kinda funny at the end

bigdad1630 says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 10:12pm

I loved it. Great job!

Dixum says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:30am

Really liked the concept of nirvana and that you can not win the game by doing the given tasks. Smooth and overall polished. Great job!

JaymeeMak says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 7:30am

Have skippable text, particularly in a game where time matters. Also, the gameplay was kind of tedious.

Gear says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:23pm

I would've been screwed without those hints.

occash says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:27pm

Good game! I like this simple graphics and theme)

Ysty says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:37pm

Great game, I loved the twist once I figured it out.

Und[0]ne Devs says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:42pm

Very original theme and best end ever!
my congrats :D

Donutttt says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:48pm

Cool idea, I like the way it made me think about all the movements. Great effort!

Tomski says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 6:17pm

Nice idea, gameplay was a little slow due to the cutsceney type stuff, but otherwise good fun :)

Erik Örjehag says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 6:32pm

Thank you guys for all the nice comments! :D

bitowl says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 11:28pm

The concept is really nice, but I keep getting "glued" to the stairs and losing money because I'm not that fast.

atombrot says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 1:03am

Nice idea. I wanted to complete the game for the story XD found it really funny, but also the conclusion in the end is great.

postmodestie says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 1:06am

Liked the quotes :) and the old-skoolish look

Katamori says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 3:48am

Oh Gosh, if you'd know how I love these "deeper" games...

jacklehamster says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 7:01am

Good message. One thing you should change, is that the money doesn't get deducted on the first level. I can just imagine someone trying the game, being a little distracted and not paying attention, then suddenly seeing the win screen and thinking: Well that was pretty lame!

Jiggawatt says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 12:59pm

Pointless gameplay. Even for the simplest type of platformer possible, you didn't even get the physics right with the stairs. At least there was some story that was probably trying to be funny or to have a moral.

dekart says ...
Dec 22, 2013 @ 6:38pm

Really nice game. Probably highlighting the goal would make it easier to understand where to move, and making it possible to skip the text you already read will make it even better. Anyway, I like it.

SK16Games says ...
Jan 3, 2014 @ 6:58pm

omg, this game was really one of the best i've played so far. The gameplay was very good, the graphics were okay good, but the sounds could be better. I really liked the story, and came in good mood by playing it. The ending and the point of the hole game was amazing :D 10/10

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