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

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Bob the Slob

by anssipe - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Bob is a... Slob that lives in two worlds which are connected through portals.
Nothing makes Bob more happy than collecting space coins. However, the evil game designer hid those those coins around these worlds.

But the evil game designer didn't know that Bob has a secret ability:
He can collect blocks and also build new structures out of them.

- This game uses Cocos-JS and requires WebGL
- Tested only with latest chrome (osx)
- Too bad that I had time to make only 2 levels...
- I may add OSX/Windows versions Post compo if anyone is interested :)
- Android version also planned...

- But first need to fix a lot of spaghetti code made during last hours...




Downloads and Links


Ratings

#897Theme2.70
#918Audio1.82
#957Fun2.57
#983Innovation2.52
#1002Overall2.72
#1135Graphics2.05
#1503Coolness44%

Comments

Aug 25, 2014 @ 9:26am

Cool, the concept of switching between the worlds with portals and building your way with blocks was interesting. It's bit too easy to get stuck though and building is little difficult, maybe include ability to grab blocks directly in front of Bob too?

tiff says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 4:36pm

Great idea! I could see it getting really challenging, especially in later levels. Well done!

mrexcessive says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 8:35pm

Hi there. Interesting mechanics. like Bob character. Puzzles need a bit more thought to solve than at first sight.

FurtherForm says ...
Aug 29, 2014 @ 5:45pm

Nice character, love the idea and levels work. After getting stuck few times, found myself longing for ability to lay blocks while jumping.

Aug 31, 2014 @ 2:26pm

This a great idea. It's super challenging: maybe smoothing out the difficulty curve would be good to get people hooked. Solid entry!

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