Ludum Dare 31 — December 5th-8th, 2014 — Theme: Entire Game on One Screen

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One of Many

by SloZigec - Compo Entry

You are one of the many. Are you good enough to stay alive long enough?

I made this game with Java using Eclipse as my IDE. I used the standard awt Graphics library (more details in the source code :) ).

I have streamed most of the development. You can find me on Twitch at

Use your arrow keys to control your player (in the top left arena). Use C to increase and X to decrease difficulty (amount of contestants). Space to reset.

Downloads and Links




Snuux says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 5:10pm

Cool! And hardcore!

BtheDestroyer says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 8:40pm

Nice simple concept :) Sfx would be nice though

Wezley says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 9:18pm

This is crazy fun and simple! I like it!

v01pe says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 11:00pm

Nice idea! Thought on first glimpse you'll have to control all of them at the same time.

wandersenus says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 11:23pm

This is cool and fun!

ashenback says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:00am

Really cool game :D loved it! though I only survived 48 seconds :P

johnbrynte says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:42pm

Nice and clean concept. The appearance of the lines seem a bit random which makes me wonder how much my movements matter. I almost liked it more to just watch multiple CPUs competing against each other :)

Kwask says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:54pm

Good work, a nice simple little game!

the-arrival says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:56pm

Just add some music, a highscore, and the difficultys should be different levels. But then it would be great game.

grid96 says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 11:58am

Nice idea, and balancing.

MurrayL says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 3:09pm

I don't really like twitch-reaction type games, but I found myself enjoying this. Simple idea, well made.

Night says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 8:20pm

Nice hardcore game. I would like to have a multiplayer version to struggle with my friends.

banana4life says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 10:53pm

404 on the Java link

Aden Manson says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 5:47pm

Very nice and good simple graphics :D

01rafael says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 11:51pm

This game is pretty innovative. But goal is not clear, though

TriSquare says ...
Dec 27, 2014 @ 2:24am

This game was a really simple concept, would of been nice to have musica in it, But nice work on the game!

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