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

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by bobombe - 48 Hour Compo Entry

My very first Game, it's not impressing but I least I made something I can call a Game !
Read the RulesAndControl.txt file, there is non feedbacks yet...
Thanks LudumDare for the motivation :)

Downloads and Links




BlueSama says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 8:10am

This game is beautiful

DrCicero says ...
Aug 24, 2014 @ 11:43am

Web normaly links to a unity/flash/html5 game, but this is a C++ game, right?

uprightpath says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 5:49pm

Difficult! But fun. I rather liked it.

JackDegree says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 1:11pm

Web link does not work.... soooo....

DvanderAart says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:37pm

I like this but it takes a minute to fugure out. Cool concept.

I did not understand why the web version makes me download though. But i enjoyed it. Good rating from me

bobombe says ...
Aug 30, 2014 @ 8:35pm

Sorry for the web link, it was marked required by the red star, so I put the same link as Windows (it was late and I had to go). But I fixed it (one week late because of holidays ^^)
And thanks for the kind comments :D

dancingmad says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 9:45am

Really cool concept! You should do something for the main character though, it is barely visible. And I had multiple crashes.

Crefossus says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 11:02am

It was a bit hard to click on the desired planet. Maybe you could use a zoom in/out system? It's kind of nice to have the overview though.

I liked the gameplay and the strategies that evolved after learning from my failures.

I liked how you didn't need to click both planets in order to make your connection. Of course you just need to click the one you want to go to.

Could use star b/g/music/sfx..etc

Great of the most innovative so far, even though it's sort of a literal interpretation.

bobombe says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 11:19am

Thanks for the comments, I know it needs lots of more works, but i only had 26 hours (I needed to go on Sunday :( ).
What I wannted to add :
- Better camera !!!
- Add lose and win rules
- A background
- Some music
- And others maps

For the literal interpretation, the actual goal (fixing a blue bridge between all planets) was not what I intended to do. I imagine it the last hours, and thanks to that, it transform my program to a game!

Literal Games says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 12:17pm

Awesome! Love the balance between relaxing and panicking! Took me a while to get it, but once I did I had a lot of fun. Got all but one planet done then screwed up and rage quit, but I'll be back to try and finish!

Hempuli says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 12:56pm

Impressive but very difficult, at least for me. It was fun to try to align the jumps just right, but I do wish the planets were a bit larger...

draxov says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 3:54pm

Really interesting puzzle to solve, would enjoy a little more feedback like audio like when a line breaks our you join a planet, I couldn't finish the game, the difficulty was hard straight away, it would be good to have a few simple levels first. Great little game though, I enjoyed it.

vividhelix says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:38pm

Very interesting. I connected all planets but nothing happened...I'm assuming you don't mean connect each planet with each other planet, rather I had all of them connected to the group..Can you explain the victory condition?

Good game altogether!

malf says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:41pm

I think that the idea is good and has a lot of potential , but i was unable to connect more than two words

bobombe says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:48pm

@vividhelix : There is no victory conditions coded, i didn't had time. The victory is when there is at least one blue path between each planets (as you assumed, not all planets connected to all others, but you can try ;)

adharris says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 12:41am

I really enjoyed this, it was much trickier than it seemed at first.

CoolIron says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 5:54pm

Awesome! :D So simple, but fun!
The moment when link was disrupted and I flew in open space and landed on a planet surprised me :)
Great job! And congrats with first game!

jojocanard says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 8:22pm

Very nice concept. Even if it lacks a bit of feedback and clarity it is very interesting to play.

slowfrog says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 8:33pm

Very good puzzle.
The losing and winning conditions should be highlighted, but otherwise solid.

jomomomo says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 1:49pm

Can't play windows games... can I get a web ver?

kyru says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 6:11pm

Very neat game, takes some patience to do well in it. I like the idea of it a lot.

JonathanG says ...
Sep 5, 2014 @ 5:03pm

Good use of the theme, very literal :) The controls seem a bit odd, sometimes I couldn't go back the opposite direction when I started rolling and changed my mind.

Moosefly says ...
Sep 14, 2014 @ 7:59pm

Simple, but good. Fun and challenging gameplay! Sound effects and some background ambient would have made this awesome, but you can't get everything done in LD ;) Anyways, this has potential for a very interesting puzzle game and I do hope you keep on this! Well done!


Tosic says ...
Sep 15, 2014 @ 5:25pm

It is kinda confusing, but graphics are very good!

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