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

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by Wakka - Compo Entry

Music is a puzzle game about making music. It was made in 8 hours, for the Ludum Dare 31 Competition (2014-12-06).

Stuff used:

* Engine: Unity 2D
* Gfx: Affinity Designer
* Sfx: Garage Band & Audacity


The game is controlled entirely by mouse: Build your music track by dragging around the elements and play your music by clicking on the big emitter.

Downloads and Links




Geckoo1337 says ...
Dec 6, 2014 @ 10:18pm

Friend it doesn't work for me. I got just a black screen :(

Louisload says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 12:10am

I only got a black screen too :-(

Znurre says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 4:23pm

Linux download seems to point to OS X.

Wakka says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 5:52pm

Thank you for your Feedback, the wrong links and the black screen issue are fixed now.

Znurre says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 7:04pm

Nice, Linux download is working now.
Cool idea, but hard to make good music :D

davidB says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:17am

A puzzle to hard for me, I'm staying with the two item. I don't understand what to do (I'm so stupid ??)

Wakka says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 1:16pm

@davidB no it's not your fault. But it is possible to finish the game even when the music is not sounding good ;-)

Smiley says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:01pm

really nice idea.. somehow I managed to loop something into another loop and I got 100s of "pulses" which crashed the game.

CustomPhase says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:02pm

This is amazing. As a musician a have a soft spot for anything related to music, and also procedural generation. I found this a lot of fun. Puzzle element are fitting superb.
p.s. works fine for me, no black screen or any other problem

Insality says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:02pm

awesome, i love the music games ;]

Eponesh says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:04pm

Greate game! I placed the converted into two points element so close to the other two and the game freezes, later browser freezes.

pixzleone says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:04pm

Very cool idea!

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

Hah, I love the idea. Nice mix of puzzle to solve and sandbox to release your creativity! I even spent some time trying to compose something after unlocking everything and catchy tune is playing in the background right now :)

Andrea says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:08pm

Amazing idea for a puzzle! I only wish they were more different sounds so that you could enjoy the music a bit more once it gets complicated.

daviosmash says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:08pm

Nice game. Would have liked a bit more freedom as to the types of sounds, but the flow and pace was fun, and it was music, for sure. Good game.

Harsay says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:09pm

That was an interesting experience.

Asado says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:10pm

It's a cool idea, but there's really not much to it and it could use some more guidance or some kind of "score", I dunno. But overall, pretty cool.

FerraWare says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:48am

Wow, I really like the concept of a music-puzzle game, never had thought of it :P You might want to add an in-game mini tutorial explaining the dragging, as I took a while to figure it out. One of the best I've seen

TriSquare says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:34pm

This Game. But i found a bug where your music looped over it self. other than that you got a good rating from me :)

solarexplorer says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:36pm


floorman says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:02pm

Really nice idea, had quite a lot of fun with this. quite unique!

Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:35am

This was fun to play around in, nice job!

rincewind_cz says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:07am

Good puzzle game! Very innovative at least for me. I think that this could be actually extended to some real music making software.

I've made music in the end!

Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:16pm

cool game

pjimmy says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:51pm

beautiful, very creative, well done :)

Indiestry says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:55pm

Awesome! Reminds me a bit of Sound Shapes Art and sound-wise

zulubo says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:01pm

Really fun! love the challenge of fitting all the notes together. Would be cool to have rotatable notes too

Dokthar says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:02pm

Very good "game". I regret that we just can play 4 notes.

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 12:18pm

Hi there. Really like your game. I think you should emphasise that player needs to drag the things so they all get used to move to next level/item. Great sound elements, nice design: splitters, repeaters, etc. Very cool!

egos says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:54pm

really nice concept . Just a doubt on the final objective maybe the only one is try make music in this way its very hard

Good job

Gemberkoekje says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 4:49pm

This.. I loathe to call it 'game', cause it's really more of a tool,

As soon as you understand what's going on, and see that you can drag and drop the items.
A bit of a tutorial or tooltip would be nice, but other than that, great effort. Even if it isn't really a game ;)

Geckoo1337 says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 6:41am

Ok! Now it works and it works fine. I like this puzzle game even though I cannot figure out what I should do. There is something to do with this concept. Thank you for your comment about my game ++

Dec 13, 2014 @ 6:38am

"Failure to download data file" for web version :< It won't let me download the Windows version, either, because the "website is not available"!

mklee says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 6:55am

There's a really clever idea here! The revealing of additional pieces that you need to add into your musical contraption is a neat mechanic that deserves to be explored even further. Great job on the audio also, the entire thing is terrific for just 8 hours of work!

Demy says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 9:09am

Awesome game

Riocide says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 9:00am

Great idea! Really like it! Only thing annoying is that new samples spawn in my already made chain - which disrupts the musical process a bit..but I really love this idea...take it further!

asobitech says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 2:27pm

abstract "game" nicely done though.

TyrusPeace says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 7:57pm

At first I thought this was going to just be a synth toy, but the desire to get a new piece by using all of the previous ones each time kept me amused and interested the whole time! I probably experimented with loops and other tricks more than I would have otherwise because of that, too. Nice :).

jojocanard says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 5:39pm

Elegant and fun to use. Congratulations

eskivor says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 5:44pm

Really good concept. With more content it could be more awesome !

Appocket says ...
Dec 28, 2014 @ 7:27pm

Black screen :(

Dec 28, 2014 @ 10:12pm

Cool idea. I like how it plays like a sandbox but still feels like a puzzle game. Nice minimalist presentation. Had fun playing with it.

Dec 29, 2014 @ 3:59pm

Nice! It was fun to play with it. :D

gallerdude says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 3:59pm

Fun, sort of difficult. Wish you could rotate parts.

stasss says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 4:00pm

Reaylly love that!!!! Great work!

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