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

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Life is Pointless

by oobie - Compo Entry

I am really sorry for the installer but my game was not exporting any other way:(
A small game that is very meaningful.
I would be happy for any feedback.

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Ratings

#55Mood3.75
#78Audio3.68
#357Innovation3.40
#626Theme3.55
#657Overall3.10
#864Fun2.75
#979Graphics2.43
#1934Coolness32%

Comments

Paperscraps says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:18am

Very minimalist. I like the piano and overall mood the game gives you.

Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:52pm

Minimalism is very abundant here. I admire that in games. Keep it up.

gmaker says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:52pm

really cool idea and minimalism =) good job!

aslakhol says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:59pm

Music and mood was great, felt anticlimactic when I finally got to 5 and the game just closed.

peterthehe says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:07pm

Great music :D

Gungnir says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 2:38pm

I was enjoying it but then I failed to understand how to score points so I got stuck.

Bummer.Thanks though, very thoughtful.

Omiya Games says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:38am

Ugh, this game remind me of how much I suck at rhythm games. I would recommend adding an indicator letting the player know when to push the button (I do like that the button appears for a long time, though, so keep that). Otherwise, I had a blast. Reminded me of Bit.Trip.

Johnro says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:39am

Good game! The ending was weird, though, and the game could have been better explained. There were a good two minutes where I couldn't score because the colors weren't spawning right, which is probably just a chance thing, but I just thought for a while that the scoreboard had gotten stuck at 0-2. Also I noticed that some words flashed across the screen as the game quit, but didn't have time to read them.

Omiya Games says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:39am

Gah! Sorry for the last comment, I meant that for a different game! I should stop having so many tabs open!

Omiya Games says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 1:02am

Alright, I did play your game, and ready to give a proper comment. Apologize for the last one.

Overall, I like that the game is a jerk. It was interesting to see the second playerbeing integrated, but then the "game" starts that's really hard to figure out. I think more content and tutorial could have helped at these segments.

The music was great, though.

cxsquared says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 6:26am

Great idea. Really neat concept and great music. Nice work.

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 1:58pm

nice

okkolobr says ...
Dec 21, 2014 @ 8:59pm

Music and minimalist design were great with the text.
Too bad I didn't figure it out how to score point with my "friend".
I have the feeling that there is more to discover in this experimentation.

Divitos says ...
Dec 27, 2014 @ 9:28am

Interesting game!
I got stuck on the points initially, but eventually figured it out.

Knowledge says ...
Dec 27, 2014 @ 10:32am

Cool game but it exited when I was scoring.

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