Ludum Dare 30 — August 22nd-25th, 2014 — Theme: Connected Worlds

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Zinfandel the Gatekeeper

by theholychicken - 48 Hour Compo Entry

I have to go to work in a couple of hours so no time to finish it...
You can reach the exits on all four levels, but it'll stop at a black screen after the fourth one.

Hope you guys like it anyway!

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Indiestry says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 7:19pm

looks and plays really nice

xHatchx says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 10:23pm


bbyford says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 11:08pm


simileinchen says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 9:54am

What a beauty! Nice Game!

ahmedmohi says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 11:39am

I like it , good work .. nice art and concept and the player speed is kinda fun :D

xHatchx says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 1:45pm

It's pretty danm awesome. The only things I missed is a Plot and some Audio

davisan says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 6:54am

Nice game! The portal mechanic has great potential and I loved the pixelart!

Aug 27, 2014 @ 7:39am

I wish I could give more stars for graphics. Great job! The mechanic where you could pull items between worlds was really cool. I also liked the glide-jump... it added a lot to the feel of the character, who had a certain sense to him despite there being no dialogue or communicated goal of any kind.

I think that in a more completed version I would have liked to have somehow seen a bit less hand-holding with the level design. As-is I often felt like I was following directions, not independently choosing what to do. It's hard, though, when the penalty is falling... so I can understand that what you have right now is an attempt at frustration-proofing, which is totally valid :S Cool concept. Thanks for the game!

lkr says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 9:23pm

Really liked what I saw, and would love to see more of it :)

The pixel art was especially fantastic.

Colapsydo says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 10:39am

I found a bit sad the end was a black screen.
You create such a unique world, it really appeals for a story.
I found the game pleasant to play, I enjoyed the portal mechanic to move object form the dark dimension.
It's a good start for a longer game.

egor-idiot says ...
Aug 29, 2014 @ 7:52am

Nice graphics and animations. I would change some colors palette a bit, but it still feels fine. Also I like some ideas.

Lokarunith says ...
Aug 29, 2014 @ 6:45pm

Short, but cool and atmospheric.

INC$D021 says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 7:23pm

Very good job and good puzzles :)

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