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

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Dimension Jumper

by Jace_Fyrestorm - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Created in 7 hours for Ludum Dare 30
Use your ability to jump between dimensions to survive as long as you can in this endless runner.

Space or Up to jump.
1-4 to switch dimensions.

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Sogomn says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 1:18pm

This game is AWESOME! I love it! could you port that to Android? Id love to play that on my phone.

Aug 25, 2014 @ 1:07am

Was thinking of that, don't know how well the controls will translate, but I could take a crack at it!

abeing says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 1:44am

yo! very nice gameplay!

tjp7154 says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 2:33am

Wow, I genuinely had fun playing this game! I like the way you implementing the different dimensions. I could definitely see this as a mobile game.

Aug 25, 2014 @ 3:48am

Great game overall, my skills switching dimensions need some more practice though :)

mrexcessive says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 9:44am

Hi. Like the idea, surprisingly tricky though maybe that's just me.

joonamo says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 6:14pm

Super cool concept!

Jellycakes says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 3:03pm

Really cool, easy to grasp the controls. Last about 55 seconds :)

hexagore says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 3:04pm

Fun this! Enjoyed a lot.

akymos says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 3:07pm

nice concept.

Logan says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:48am

Decent idea. Solid concept. For some reason, your choice of what number meant what color made perfect sense to me.

Dans17 says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:48am

Cool simple game

TeamQuadratic says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 4:31am

Definitely an interesting take on endless runners. Nice job!

pjimmy says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 3:16pm

nice, well done

FlashRocks says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:06pm

So, nice game, but I wonder what you would get if you used, say, 14 hours...

FlashRocks says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:07pm

That is, the game could have used powerups/enemies/etc.

FlashRocks says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:07pm

(but still awesome as is)

waynaul says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:11pm

Amazing how much you created in 7 hours. I felt like I was playing Guitar Hero mixed with Canabalt. Great job!

Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:29pm

Would have loved 14 hours. Too bad my boss decided I should work almost nonstop open to close shifts that weekend! XD I definitely plan on doing more post-competition.

Pat AfterMoon says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:37pm

Simple and effective, good job!

Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:40pm

Reminds me to guitar hero! Nice and simple game!!

sprawl says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 12:56pm

The game is barebone, but it is LD after all. Good job on your entry !

I'm colorblind, and these yellow/green paltforms are killing me. Still managed to do 45 seconds. Also, I notice that as the game progresses the platform becomes lower and lower. At the end they were just on the same height at the bottom of the screen.

Also, How did you make the music ?

Aug 29, 2014 @ 4:59am

The platforms shouldn't be just getting lower. The height is a random adjustment up or down from the last platform height... I'll have to look into that problem.

I made the music using LMMS. I've been playing that tune on my keyboard for years, finally made something out of it.

Nooner Bear says ...
Sep 14, 2014 @ 4:42pm

For the simplicity of the project and how basic the theme was, it was actually quite fun! Great job doing this in 7 hours.

Sep 16, 2014 @ 3:52am

Well done! I included it in part 29 of my Ludum Dare 30 compilation video series, if you’d like to take a look :)

Sep 16, 2014 @ 1:41pm

Thank you all for the comments and rates! And thanks Jupi for the vid! I'm working on a post-compo version now as my work (and life) schedule allows. It'll be much more polished, possibly with different game modes.

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