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

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Mindless Text Adventure

by mindlesslump - 48 Hour Compo Entry

This is my first Ludum Dare. My game is terrible, but it runs and is playable, so I'm pretty happy.

I tried for an hour to get Eclipse to export properly to a runnable JAR, but it's incredibly finnicky, so I gave up.

To run the game, import the folder into Eclipse and run it as a project.

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Endurion says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 12:13pm

Sorry, no Java.

torcado194 says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 4:24am

(just fyi, 'WEB' means its playable right from your browser, or embedded in other words. a web link to a downloads page doesnt fit)

Sverik says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 7:08pm

I got it working when I moved all image files to a subdirectory called "res". Otherwise the map would not show, the window would be too small and clicking buttons is impossible. I think fixing that is not against the rules.

As for the game, it just got interesting when talking to the guard... and then, well. At least the end screen made me smile :)

It's refreshing to see a text adventure for a change, though.

Apart from the length, the most beneficial feature would be to have dedicated buttons for directions called N, E, S, W, and have them positioned accordingly.

mrexcessive says ...
Aug 29, 2014 @ 10:33am

Hi there. The web link should run in browser. Not rated yet.

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