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

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Imperium

by Supernaught - Jam Entry

Unfortunately we were unable to finish on time. We are still continuing development for the game and will post a link to a post-compo version once we think it's done. :)

Lessons learned:
- K.I.S.S. (Keep it simple, stupid)
- Getting enough hours of sleep/rest is better than pulling an all-nighter and THEN get sick the day before submission (with your game buggy and unfinished)

Downloads and Links


Ratings

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Comments

ClownAround says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:30am

Link is not working.

Leginar says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:44am

The most important lessons of the Jam seem to be from realizing when the scope is too large. Props for wanting to polish the project and still finish. Better luck in the future.

capsizedmoose says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 8:12am

Looking forward to the final release :D

Naytron says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 11:12am

Is the link supposed to point to anything?

It would be nice to see the compo version, no matter how buggy or unfinished :)

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