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

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You're Blocking The Screen!

by LoneStranger - Compo Entry

The game is sort of two games in one. There is the game-with-the-game, where you are playing PONG against a computer that will probably never lose. However, while you are trying to play you will be distracted by two little cuties and paper airplanes.

Your goal is to do as good as you can in PONG before your nerves reach their end and the game is over.


This game was made using MarteEngine over Slick2D over LWJGL.

Source is included in the ONESCREEN.jar file.


To execute, run the jar with the following command. Change the [os] to match yours of the following,

java -Djava.library.path=native\[os] -jar ONESCREEN.jar


For example, to execute on Windows, run the jar with the following command:

java -Djava.library.path=native\windows -jar ONESCREEN.jar

Also make sure that your Java executable is on the path. If you have any problems, let me know before you rate the game.

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BKGH says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:57am

This game was oddly charming.
I loved it!

ViliX64 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:30am

Funny theme connection :D

Dec 11, 2014 @ 2:23am

Very funny idea!

efux says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 6:27pm

Wow, this is way too hard. I am sorry for you =D Great idea for this theme!

Tifu says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 12:46am

Nice idea! Would be better I feel if the game in the game was one with a win condition.

ynots says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 8:26pm


rjhunter says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 11:46pm

Cute. And a brilliant interpretation of the theme :-)

(I'm sure there's a way to include lwjgl native libraries in such a way that no extra commandline parameters are needed -- fauge's "Sumo Si" <> uses lwjgl and works out of the box. Maybe fiddling with resource paths?)

f7f5 says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 7:28pm

Nice idea!

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