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

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Clicky Blocks

by dstozek - 48 Hour Compo Entry

You can also invite your friends to the game - then you get a new block for every block they place!
NOTE: The server should be fixed now. Click on!

To build anything, you have to work for it!

This is a multi-player building game in a single, persistent world.

You get only one block - but you can work for more! Click your blocks and invite other builders to get more blocks for yourself.

Go build something amazing!

Made in JS/JQuery with HTML5 Canvas. The server is written in Node.JS.

Note from the author: I'm still due to do a proper description and proper screenshots. In the meantime, enjoy the game with other LD-folk!

Downloads and Links




AlanZucconi says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 4:47am

I really like your style! :D Unfortunately I couldn't run the game... the link seems broken! :(

Juno Nguyen says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 3:32pm

The screenshot got me interested, but this is to confirm that the url doesn't work.

Chris Mondok says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:01pm

I admire anyone who, given 48 hours, decides to make an online multiplayer game. It's cool to build things with other people online, but the one block restriction (while obviously needed) is a bit of a bummer.

vanaficionado says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:03pm

It wasn't fun because I only had one block, then the game was basically over. But It was a very fun Idea! if only we were allowed to build more....

GravityScore says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:05pm

What an awesome idea! Great use of the theme! I love multiplayer games in any form.

Snail_Man says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:19pm

Cookie Clicker + Minecraft + Isometric = <3

That is, if it weren't for all the griefers and people with no aesthetic sensibilities.

Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:21pm

I like that you took a jab at persistent world multiplayer! It's certainly more fun with friends. My only gripe would be that I wish I could have some indicator which blocks belonged to me, and which I can't interact with.

nerial says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:17pm

Nice job

chiguireitor says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:42pm

Why... why level 7 blocks are fancier than level 8

Polyganz says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:48pm

Cool idea but also very little gameplay because I'm not going to spam my friends just so I can place more blocks.

Cthulhu says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 9:29pm

Wow wow wow! This is brilliant! Seriously. I am sad there is no way to get more blocks other than having some friends. Very good job. 5/5.

rincewind_cz says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 11:18pm

Nice idea - it's pity that blocks cannot be placed in mid-air, connected only to another block by their side - to allow building of gates/etc... Good work for 48h anyway ;)

Poxymyr says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:01pm

I LOVE the idea! This game should be extended. I can't wait to see what the players will do :)

AlanZucconi says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 11:37pm

Ohh! Finally I managed to play! :D Hahah I LOVE THIS! :D

Dec 23, 2013 @ 1:16am

Decided to write 'Joe' at the top right. Neat game and interesting use of concept. 5 stars. Very nice work.

Xaychru04 says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 10:33am

Nice concept, I would like to see this going further and with more players! ^^

Atridas says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 10:37am

Nice concept. There isn't obviouslly much to do :-D

Und[0]ne Devs says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 5:01pm

? only one?

MaTX says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 8:14pm

Nice idea! It's quite similar to our own, Monocraft.

BradleySmith says ...
Jan 4, 2014 @ 11:33pm

Really interesting entry - nice work! :)

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