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by Pete Clayton - Jam Entry

A light, casual game where you must take care of what goes into your heart. Keep it shielded from the negativity but be careful not to close off your heart to all the joys as well!

This was my first ever game jam and what a ride it was!

Primarily 1Heart was made for Unity Web Player with no window resizing. I've also provided a Linux version for x86 & x64 systems but there is a tiny glitch that will mean you have to manually resize the window.

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Tyro says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 12:37am

Fun game with a good message. I particularly liked how the shield was used to both block attacks and let the smiley faces in.

Pete Clayton says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:35am

Thanks for the feedback. I'm glad you enjoyed it!

TeamKl0n says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 10:55pm

I find the mechanic of the shield really interesting. Getting a bigger shield is a double-edged sword. The game could just be a bit faster, but the music gave it a zen-like mood.
Good Job!

Dec 24, 2013 @ 5:21pm

I love the message and the bigger shield is pretty unique. I included it in part 7 of my Ludum Dare Compilation series, if you'd like to take a look :)

DanielSnd says ...
Dec 24, 2013 @ 7:12pm

Simple fun game.

Pete Clayton says ...
Dec 25, 2013 @ 2:52am

TeamKl0n - I know what you mean. There is a scaled difficulty in there but I ran out of time to make it more upbeat :) Thanks for the feedback!

Pete Clayton says ...
Dec 25, 2013 @ 2:53am

DanielSnd - Thank you! I learned a great deal from this Jam and one was to keep it simple :)

Pete Clayton says ...
Dec 25, 2013 @ 2:55am

Jupiter_Hadley, thank you very much for including 1Heart in your video series! Just saw all the lovely feedback here and it was a nice Christmas present :)

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