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

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the Traveler

by teamrocketbear - Jam Entry

A traveler has happened upon a space station beset with puzzles.

This particular space station orbits outside five worlds with strange rules governing them.

A gateway within the station creates connections to these worlds allowing their exploration, but this connection also causes a temporary transmission of the rules to the player.

Timing these abilities out is the key to navigating the puzzles of the station, good luck.

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PurpleApes says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:49pm

Interesting game!

xandy says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 7:19pm

very cool idea. i realized the stacked states only very late in the game, maybe an introduction level to this mechanic would have helped.

Sunflower says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 7:54pm

Interesting idea, but the movement felt slow and clunky, and sometimes I got stuck on the wall edge (faulty collision system, probably), somewhat killing the fun. The fact that I didn't know what is the ultimate goal didn't help, either. >.<

Aug 27, 2014 @ 9:14am

The game had an interesting atmosphere to it, at first glance i thought it was a game about time travel. It was interesting, however i felt that the movement was abit clunky especially the jump mechanic. Overall I enjoyed it even though I ran into the never dieing pit of doom on the first run :)

Lythom says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:14pm

Hi there ! Here are some feedbacks.
What i liked :
- Animations
- Sound Atmoshpere
- Hub graphics
What imo could be improved :
- Clarity of the objective(s)
- Drawings
- Transitions between animations

Good overall, thanks ofr the game =)

Spencer Alves says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 6:52am

Got some very glitchy behavior after falling down on the Wind level. Interesting mechanic, though.

naksrifati says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 6:59am

Interesting idea, the levels are very interesting, but I think the graphics, and the animation should be imroved, they affect gameplay. And please, make an executable exe file, rather than an install file. Good luck)

Aug 31, 2014 @ 8:19pm

I like the use of the theme with the different mechanics, and also the hand drawn graphics.

Aug 31, 2014 @ 8:40pm

I really like this mechanic. After I understood what I was supposed to do the game seems very well thought out. I do wish it didn't take quite as long to get the powerups, or maybe give some variety to those levels, and maybe have a checkpoint in the overworld so you don't have to lose all your powerups if you die once. But very fun!

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