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

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Icesome!

by DNA Yarn - Jam Entry

Tired of being 90% below the surface, an iceberg decides to learn about jumping and crushing ships from above.



A game by Ryan Hill and Anand Friesen.

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Ratings

Coolness55%
#53Humor(Jam)3.73
#228Innovation(Jam)3.32
#247Theme(Jam)3.41
#332Mood(Jam)3.12
#346Fun(Jam)3.03
#388Graphics(Jam)3.35
#463Overall(Jam)3.06
#516Audio(Jam)2.67

Comments

Hermes says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 1:59am

I laught very hard when I see the iceberg face ^^

Apr 29, 2014 @ 1:59am

CooL!

Apr 29, 2014 @ 4:43am

Controllable iceberg is the best idea ever. Cracked up over this one :)

BarkingCat says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:22am

Plot twist: you are the iceberg that sunk the Titanic.

João Kucera says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:50pm

Nice idea!

dusho says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 6:20pm

that is some idea :)
fought with the controls a lot, until I got that it's like spring physics, very funny game

petey123567 says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 6:33am

The foreshortened sprites were an interesting choice.

thinkster says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 2:38pm

Took me a while to figure out the controls, but once I did was a fun game! Nice take on the theme and pretty innovative idea.

byExclusive says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 5:31am

good

pkenney says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 9:18pm

Hahaha, nice - after spending 48 hours making my game about AVOIDING icebergs, it's nice to play your game where the shoe is on the other foot.

Also, very cool graphical stylings and water sounds.

BoneDaddy says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 9:21pm

Pretty cool. The graphics are nice. It took me two tries before I realized what I was suppose to be doing. I was a bit confused by the sound of just hitting the ship (thought I may've been damaging it when I was damaging myself). In the end, I didn't really get the hang of it.

Raiyumi says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 5:05am

Haha, yeah. I don't know why, but I was laughing at that iceberg. I couldn't really figure out how to "jump" though.

hyouko says ...
May 5, 2014 @ 12:31am

Though I was unable to win this game, my heart will go...

pffft, no, can't do it. Funny concept for a game here. Couldn't really figure out a good way to time my jumps, though.

Logun says ...
May 5, 2014 @ 9:04pm

I find the graphics and the idea cool, but i don't manage to jump really well ! :'( I want to sunk booooaaaaat !

Newt_ says ...
May 5, 2014 @ 9:06pm

Fun. The controls were a bit hard to grasp it first, but very nice game!

joe40001 says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 7:22am

Controls needed a bit of tweaking, but otherwise fun and gotta love that iceberg face.

foolmoron says ...
May 14, 2014 @ 3:09pm

Great concept. Timing the underwater "jumps" felt kinda random though. The graphics and audio are great ("ICESOMEEEE").

kunzbe says ...
May 14, 2014 @ 9:37pm

Awesome artstyle! :D

Moosefly says ...
May 15, 2014 @ 11:31pm

Sadly, I couldn't really grasp the controls after a few tries. Or maybe it's the gameplay I didn't quite grasp.

Anssi@MooseflyGames

tastyoishi says ...
May 18, 2014 @ 12:16pm

Good art, good fun :) Little hard though

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