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

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Too Many Windows

by Linkigi - Compo Entry

'Too Many Windows' is a reaction/strategy game based on the daily troubles of having more windows open than screen space.

Throw windows around in search of buttons to click. Time is in short supply.

Share your highscores and your criticisms in the comments.

- SFX were made with sfxr
- Music was made with bosca ceoil

Downloads and Links




Louisload says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:07pm

fun fast-paced game. when the clock started ticking I got so stressed, that I somehow made all the windows start jumping and bumping :D ahah

tudd says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:37pm

scored 5600 :) Really funny and I'm sure everyone here can relate!

Music is great and I like the explosions too :)

Quikding says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:38pm

Cool game! Interesting how you made moving windows fun.

DavidVisscher says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:40pm

Really very cool. It's kinda like me, trying to code on my netbook: the game. XD

Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:51pm

My laptop: The Video Game

Coolway99 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:56pm

Fun and fast paced. I would personally suggest you add things to the windows. Like make one adware and another one a web browser

davesoft says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:39pm

Haha, reminds me of work. Great little game :)

HotBoxGames says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:49pm

Solid, fun to whack the windows around frantically searching for the buttons, kept me playing for a bit to beat my highscore.
If it looked like a desktop with actual windows I think there'd be something even greater here!

ChuiGum says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:13am

Ha, cool concept. Got me playing for a while. Good job

Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:18am

Great concept! I think the gameplay was a little frustrating. You need to more closely mimic the windows interface. Also maybe start the player with just 1 window and slowly popup more windows after a bit.

Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:24am

Got 11500 the second time trying :D

The strategy is interesting; for me I give up the very big green one and hide it somewhere else. Then I can completely see the other three, then only drag the green on in when I can't find button in the three.

Very interesting game and with more mechanism involved it could be splendid!

Proximal Pyro says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 9:20pm

Really cool idea. It was defenitly a fun game, good job!

GoudaGames says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 10:08pm

Fun and fast.

Backterria says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 2:30am

Very nice!The speed is great!

pjimmy says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:38pm

love it, very original game, well done :)

mrhill says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 3:17pm

fun game, glad to see someone using game maker

Renaldo says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 4:35pm

Fun game. It plays with your brain. I got the impression that the windows were getting bigger.

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