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

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by BuzzJeux - Jam Entry

SnowKoban is a sokoban like.

Description: Help the Snowman to send gifts to the Santa workshop in this pixelart classic retro puzzle game.
Controls: Arrows: Move & push crates
Bugs: crates collisions - tiles z-sorting - don't keep scores

Additional info:
This is my first participation to the Ludum Dare !
I Innitialy enter the 48 compo but sadly im not finish on time. Also the game is buggy and have only two level :/ I hope to develop this game further in the next weeks then give u some feedback in the post compo.

..but promise, i do better on the next LD ! :)

Tools: Made with Haxe & Haxeflixel

Downloads and Links




Anachron says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:28am

Nice graphics, very cute! Good start to a fun game, congrats on your entry :)

Interface says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:28am

Nice game overall. Stating the obvious, you could use more levels of course.

Grindstorm says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:29am

Buggy, but it seemed fun, and nice graphics also. 2 levels only? Damn :(

monika says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:33am

That's a really cute start. Love the graphics. Is the third level shown in your screenshot accessible from the game? If so, how do I get to it?

jrbitt says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:33am

Congrats! Very nice graphics! Simple idea! Enjoy the Xmas to promote the game ;-)

Arovoid says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:33am

A fun take on a classic mechanic. The graphics are very well done. I love how you managed to fit the colours together so well.

There are still some bugs in the game, but your game does play and look very polished.

I'd love to see some more animation in the game. Maybe some moving enemies. And if you can find a new mechanic that combines the snow theme with the sliding than I think you got a potential winner.

onilink_ says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:55am

Ahah the title music x)
Very good graphics, too bad you don't finish it!

runvs says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:11pm

Congrats on your first LD!

Even though it has only 2 levels it feels polished already.
Nice graphics and the sound suits the game as well.

gmaker says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:05pm

graphics very cool! but game has many bugs on level 2. boxes sometimes disappears and failed in texture. But it's details... good job!!

Xaychru says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:53pm

Very polished game with cute graphics and nice audio! But as already said, too bad you couldn't finish it on time...

BuzzJeux says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:01pm

Thank you all! for this short (sic) playing and giving amazing and kewl feedback i do more work on this title in the next week and i hope with more levels !
@monika the third level is not include sorry, is just a screenshot of the next level at this time

Phoenix849 says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 9:25am

I enjoyed the graphics, but the game itself is a little bit too buggy at the moment. Definitely finish it, throw in a few more levels and you are good.

Valandre says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 9:53am

What a pity for the lack of level, a very pollished game

kill0u says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:33pm

Good looking puzzle game :) The "third" level screenshot reminded me a lot of IceWay.

deyteris_team says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:34pm

I like snowmen. And gifts as well. Very sweet)

igoramendola says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 7:25pm

A snowman!! ☃
Excellent graphics/animations/audios and the gameplay is pretty cool!
The game looks great, even with only two levels. I would like to play the post-compo version :D

sandbaydev says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 8:47pm

I'm not fan of this type of puzzle games, so won't comment on gameplay :) Great graphics, I liked the pixel snowing effect. Snowman is top notch. Sounds were nice.

Very good job as your first ludum dare entry!

Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:32am

Nice entry! Could really see this becoming a full game.

Backterria says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 2:49am

Very polished!cool!

Sublustris says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 7:23am

Love it

Kashaar says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 4:58pm

Nice! Too bad there only seem to be two levels, but definitely a great first Ludum Dare game! Keep it up :)

pht59x says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 5:11pm

Nice graphics and sound. But concept is not original.

Madball says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 5:20pm

The game looks really nice! I was a bit disappointed by lack of animation and how-do-you-call-it depth-sorting, but that's OK. Graphics are classy anyway. As for gameplay, I think focusing on theme would be better.

gana0 says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 5:32pm

A good start to a puzzle game! Graphically, this game looks amazing. The background, UI, tiles, characters, and everything look great. The intro song is a good rendition as well.

There seemed to be a strange perspective issue when the snowman was one tile above a present where it would look like he was standing on top of it. This was there in the second level too where it looked like tiles were on top of the snowman. Overall, a good submission!

banana4life says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 5:37pm

Are there just 2 levels?

brainstorm says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 6:20pm

Innovation n/a: It doesn't innovate at all.

Fun 3/5: Funny, but short.:/

Theme 3/5: The game runs in a single screen.

Graphics 4/5: Cute retro style.

Audio 4/5: Great intro chiptune!!!

Humor 3/5: A snowman that sends presents to Santa Claus? Snowelf? LOL

Mood 4/5: I felt well... then I discovered the lack of levels...

Overall 2/5: I missed more levels, but I love that retro style.

puppetmaster says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 8:32pm

Moor, moor!! Lovely graphics and art style.
Well made!

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