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

Back to Browse Entries

Manly Games Mini

by Spacemyname - Compo Entry

It's a game, made of multiple games. More information in the readme.txt
It requires DirectX and XNA redist:

Downloads and Links




tinykidtoo says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:29am

I like the art in the screen shots. Unfortunately I could not get the game running on my computer. I am on windows 7, if that helps you at all.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:31am

Also can't get it to run on windows. Just crashes on start

Tater_hater says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:31am

Looks Nostalgic

Spacemyname says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:33am

It requires DirectX and XNA redist, list:

Skills641 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:38am

I can't get it running

Fanttum says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:39am

Looks so cool, but on mac :(

tigerbyte says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:42am

Sparks a bit of nostalgia for the old game boy. Nice idea, and nice take on the theme.

Might want to double check the controls on the color matcher, Sometimes J would work, sometimes K would. Does it depend on what I start with?

Kwask says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:42am

A lot of the games seemed too simple. I liked the artwork, however, and the quantity of minigames helped too!

5you says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:42am

It runs fine for me, just unzip it guys !
It's amazing how many minigames there are in that "console". It's a great use of the theme. Sadly most of them are a bit unplayable... That's why i can't give it many stars...

Quarterflip says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:44am

A few of the games could be beaten with button mashing J, and in pong and the racing one your player moved way too slowly. Also even some basic 'beeps' and 'boops' would have improved the game significantly.

Von Hunt says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:45am

Twas fun, and oooo the nostalgia XD Very nicely done. Ran perfectly for me as well

ENDESGA says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:46am

Works great, and a great take of the theme!

mtinkerhess says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:50am

Nice concept. The color matching game was really interesting. I couldn't quite figure it out, are you supposed to find two blocks that are the closest in color? Really cool. But I couldn't collect all the blocks.

Fnkee says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:53am

Cool game! I fell in love with the game with the bird. Nice little twist for the One-Screen-theme :) Good job!

Interface says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:56am

Can't run it - crashes before it even comes up. I'm on Windows 8. Looks interesting though.

Spacemyname says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:03am

For those of you who can't run it, PLEASE scroll up to my previous comment. Also if you don't understand the game, read the readme.txt

Zabuza says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:20am

Not sure if its broken for me but all I get is a snowman and you button mash until you win, j is the only button that worked... :/

Spacemyname says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:24am

read the readme.txt @Zabuza

Mixer says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:29am

Can't run like other comments, win 8.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:39am

Really interesting interpretation of the theme! I love the visuals, and the gameplay is all pretty solid!

Ozcr says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:47am

Really good game, I really enjoyed it!

Catwheel says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:11am

I am using windows 7 and it is running okay here. Thought it was p fun ^.^

hazzahazzam says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:16am

Lots of previous games on one screen put into one. Coding a pong API in 48hrs is pretty great! Good job!

scias says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:21am

Is a cool way to deal with the themes restrictions. Can't believe you had time to make it all not just the 6? mini games but also kind of a console that they all play on, Well done! Other than that I think you know as well as I do what needs work and what doesn't.

Shivur says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:25am

Cool concept with the theme!

volkoivan says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:53am

Games are interesting, but pretty casual and easy.
But anyway, 5/5, I liked it

GreenyUk says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:59am

Cool take on theme, and it's great you got a few mini-games done, but each is a bit too casual and easy for me. I'd have preferred to have seen half the games, each with double the time spent. Nice job though. :)

Dec 8, 2014 @ 10:56pm

very good game ,

rabbit says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:25pm

Cool idea but it sucks having to relearn controls for each game instead of the same controls being used for each one, but having a different use.

JayCee23 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:32am

Fun idea. Nice little games. The snowman one is the best.

Jupitron says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:46am

Awesome collection of games, it would be awesome with sound and music!

error031 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:33am

Nice and simply game. I would suggest improving Ai a bit.

dylanwolf says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:34am

Good interpretation of the theme, although because there were so many games some of them didn't feel fleshed out.

I didn't quite get the idea behind the color matcher. The game I played, there seemed to be leftover tiles after I cleared the similar ones out.

zompi says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:38pm

Why do one game when you can do many? An it's playing on nostalgia which is always awesome :)
I'm surprised the size of the game too, quite optimal :)
If only there was some old 8 bit sounds... aaaaw.

Louisload says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:47pm

so many games! :DD my favorite was the flappy crow which is a lot more harder than flappy bird ahah

benmcnelly says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 5:31am

Wow a LOT of work here, didn't really captivate me but nice job anyway!

You must sign in to comment.

TEAMS: Teams entering the Jam should pick a single representative to submit your game, or create a team specific account you can share. We currently do not support Team Voting, but sharing an account and together playing and rating games is acceptable.

NOT LOGGED IN?: If you get a message about not being logged in, even though you are, it’s because your web browser cached the non-logged in page. You can fix this by either refreshing your cache or clearing your cache. CTRL+F5 in many browsers. Chrome is a bit more work. Press F12 to enable Developer Mode, then you can right click on the refresh button and select “Empty Cache and Hard Reload”. This option is unavailable if you are not in Developer Mode.

PORTS: Ports to other platforms can be done after the deadline. That said, the sooner you finish your port, the sooner people can play your game, improving your chances of placing in the final results. For best results, provide a Web version of your game, or a Windows version with no dependencies. Also be sure to rate about 20 games to improve your visibility.

MY GAME DOESN’T SHOW UP: If you can’t find your game, it’s usually because the URL to your downloads are missing ‘http://‘. Fix your URLs ( and you will show up. Alternatively, if you just posted it, wait a minute. The cache may not have refreshed yet.

MY GAME CRASHES, IS UNBEATABLE, OR I MADE A TYPO: We allow you to fix crash or win condition bugs after the deadline (in a sense, like “porting” to support more players). We also allow “typo” bugs. I.e. A true that should have been a false, a word that should have been a different word, very tiny changes that you would have caught if you had more sleep. We leave this open to interpretation, but generally speaking your game should be identical to the game you submitted. No new features, just things you messed up last minute. Typos.

[cache: storing page]