Ludum Dare 29 — April 25th-28th Weekend — Theme: Beneath the Surface

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by adnzzzzZ - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Balthazar, the White Technomage, cast a program that banished you to the depths of post-Earth. Survive the terrors that await you... [Beneath The Surface] ..................................................................................................m.e.n.a.c.i.n.g..........................................................................................................

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leafo says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 4:26am


Zolkren says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:55am

Good game.

eastes says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 12:07pm

Some 5 start for you! Love the Black and White

Joseph Miller says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 12:12pm

The program ran too slowly on my computer for me to kill the little red things (I assume I'm supposed to click them?) but the artistic design of this is delightful.

vilya says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 12:13pm

Love the graphics, but found it hard to figure out how to play. It really needs some instructions, or a tutorial or something.

tchem says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 12:41pm

Strange, beautiful, very amospheric game,,, i loved it,,, interesting adaptation of the theme... :)

sstrandberg says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 2:33pm

Gorgeous, although a bit confusing.

Clavus says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 8:20pm

Really nice! Though I found it a bit confusing. I quickly ran out of mana in the later stages. Also I think there's a bug that when you die, if you reach the next stage in your next life, your health and mana start out 0.

EmberKirk says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 1:58am

Neat! The controls seem a little funky and take some getting used to.

conormn says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 3:50am

Love the vibe and art style.

rubna says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 4:15pm

I really love the graphics/shaders on this! Too bad it doesn't run fast enough to play the game very well on my computer :( It also really misses sound. Maybe a post-compo version with optimised stuffs? pretty please?

Great job nonetheless!

Marcellus says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 8:20pm

This game looks really great but there is a weird bug that make your mana and health bars disappear sometimes. (when you change level is what happened to me the most)

The ambient is absolutely awesome, great job. I'd like to see a post compo version with music and sounds.

Secret_Tunnel says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 8:55pm

Oh wow, this had a really fantastic art style and introduction to its mechanics-- one of the only games that I'd give a 5/5 to in theme. It's a shame it ran so slow, because that made it kind of unplayable. But yeah, fix that, add in some nice sound, and you've got something really amazing.

Apr 30, 2014 @ 12:18am

Great! I love that kind of art style, looks always cool. This feels like: "I WANT to play it again and again, and I don't exactly know WHY!" Awesome work. However, you need some audio and performance optimisation.

King_Mew says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 5:56pm

Beautiful, but difficult and confusing.
Nice work :D

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