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

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Cross the Void

by DeathPidgeon - Jam Entry

This is my first Ludum Dare. I made a simple web based puzzle game where the player must create a continuous pathway between the starting and end points (denoted by boxes with dots in the middle of them). Players can only command boxes with arrows in them and only in the direction the arrow is pointing. There are 7 levels, the first levels are easy, but each level is harder than the one before.

This game features a hyper-minimal visual style. My goal was to make the graphics as simple as possible. Players are only encouraged to keep playing by a cordial "Good job" displayed at the completion of each level.

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NuSan says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 10:39am

Cool game, i like the gameplay. I want more levels! Would have loved a way to know witch block is connected or not. Keep up the good work.

jackyjjc says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 12:12pm

Cool Game! I love how challenging and clever the puzzles are (from level 5 onward). I spent quite a while on level 6. I think I got stuck because I didn't realize you can push 3 boxes at a time unlike similar puzzle games (like sokoban).

I can definitely see it to be really nice on phone as a casual game with a little bit better graphics and music.

Also it wasn't really obvious that I won (didn't finish reading the descriptions) but yea it would be a nice little puzzle game and it matches the theme quite well.

Aug 25, 2014 @ 2:24pm

Cool game, although I didn't really understand how to win. I still got to level 5 though. Graphics are nice

Leginar says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 5:55am

Really well done. A brilliant blend of simplicity and frustration.

esayitch says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:25am

Well-polished, VERY suitable and appropriate graphics IMO. Only thing I might say that is remotely negative is that there was a sudden spike of difficulty between levels 5 and six. Other than that, liked the entry, pretty solid and stylish :)

malf says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:28am

Good game, but It's a clone of a recent web game , isn't it?

Here , i found it:

ahmedmohi says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:29am

Simple and cool game , like the challenges good work

BitDemon says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 4:04pm

Nice simple looking game but its a lot of fun. Nice work

MyougaHiroshi says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 5:52pm

Simple and cool game, and very hard after some levels (honestly the first very hard level was level 7, it made me suffer so long)

mrexcessive says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 7:53pm

Hi there. Lovely puzzle. Nice minimal design. Found level 7 beyond my currently sleepy brain. Good job!

whilefun says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 8:34pm

Pretty fun game, I must say. I managed to get stuck on level 5. I feel like I am missing something, but I cannot manage to beat it (I tried so many times!) :) This might make a cool mobile game.

Homletmoo says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 5:04pm

Some really well designed levels - that last level in particular is fiendish (but I got there in the end).

vividhelix says ...
Sep 7, 2014 @ 7:23am

Great puzzler!

Benjamin says ...
Sep 7, 2014 @ 7:40am

good leveldesign you could have fill the gap between lvl 4 & 5 with more easier level. I didnt find the solution or lvl 6.

jellonator says ...
Sep 7, 2014 @ 9:12am

The simplistic style is nice and it's a pretty cool game overall. The last level was pretty brutal, though.

apiotrw says ...
Sep 13, 2014 @ 3:26pm

very nice minimalistic game

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