December 13th-16th 2013 :: Theme: You Only Get One

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Break Out!

by CodeHat - Jam Entry

HayHo guys,
first I have to say that it was a hard theme.
I really didn't know what I should make.
But here is my game:

Break Out!

You are a guy in prison and want to escape. The only thing you need is a special key. You have 120 seconds to get this key. Otherwise the police will come to you. The problem: "You Only Get One" keyboard key. These key will change every 3-6 seconds.

Depending on what a key you get.
The possibilities are:

Left Arrow - Go left.
Right Arrow - Go right.
Up Arrow - Jump.

I hope you'll have fun :D
If you find a bug, use the comments below.

Programs I have used:
Game - Construct 2 Personal (HTML5)
Sprites - Paint.NET
Sounds - SFXR
Music - Pixitracker

Downloads and Links




phi6 says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:49pm

Interesting concept but I found more frustrating not being able to do what I wanted to do. A good potential idea to think about though!

Venks says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:48pm

Interesting indeed. I'd really like to see a larger game with this design. I think it would make for very cool moments.

tiffi says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:53pm

There is the key, just one little step, just give me up... left.... right.... left.... right.... key... GODDAMMIT

Cool game btw

OddballDave says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:59pm

Really interesting concept. Strangely it reminds me of Glitch Tank. I'd like to see something similar in topdown perspective with the guards patrolling.

dekart says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:00pm

Looks interesting, but not being able to do what I wanted made the experience worse in such case, not better.

zatyka says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 2:28pm

Unique concept, and you get high marks on the theme category, but I think the player experience suffered. I played through twice, and there was no possible way for me to win either.

GagaPete says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 6:57pm

Nice take on the theme but frustrating if you get UP only once and the keys never came down to layer one. You may should change the action selection to some pseudo random decision.

LemonTree says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 4:40pm

Good game!

JohnnySix says ...
Dec 26, 2013 @ 11:34pm

Liked the graphics and the concept. Allllmost made it to the key, only to have it teleport to another platform within seconds of the timeout.

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