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Deep in the Ocean

by abuzreq - Jam Entry

In the future humans found a planet that is all covered with water , your object it to delve deep into that ocean and look for any source of life in it .
beware it's very dark there
you win when the indicator on your screen becomes 0
(which means you found a sign of life )

IMPORTANT NOTE : There is no penalty for hitting a rock , so imagine it and challenge your self :)

hope you like it and sorry for any bugs if found :)

Controls :
M to use the Sonar
final notes :
this game is in a different planet , it's normal there to have shadows inside the water

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4KbShort says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 3:06am

Nice use of lighting effects, something that works well in deep water zones. Didn't feel much danger due to no health/consequence of hitting things (that I saw). Liked the sonar mechanic very much.

BarkingCat says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:38am

There's no tension to the complete lack of damage. The lightning is nice, and the sonar is a really good idea, if only it had a *PING* sound, that would have been jackpot

SlamBlasta says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 3:53am

Good graphical effects, but I didn't feel like I had to do anything to win. I just kept falling until my score was 0.

Almost says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 12:45am

"Java runtime environment not valid"

I have a 64 bit windows computer. I do have java 1.7.0_51 installed, but my assumption was that as an exe it wouldn't matter what version of java I have.

If it's built with java, and you can host a .jar file I can probably run it.

HeroesGrave says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 12:44am

If this is Java, (see above comment), why no Linux (or Mac) versions?

Penguincat says ...
May 9, 2014 @ 6:47am

very nice visuals, but nothing else. There's no gameplay. It's not a game without gameplay :(

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