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

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Free Runner

by crewderek - Compo Entry

This will be my second Ludum Dare entry. It was a ton of fun with some really funny glithes! Hope you enjoy!

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Ratings

Coolness57%
#318Audio3.10
#330Fun3.33
#560Overall3.19
#658Humor2.35
#674Mood2.81
#685Graphics2.88
#856Innovation2.69
#1138Theme2.69

Comments

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

The changing of positions gave me motion sickness due to the sudden 'jump' :/

Muffinhat says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:32am

I can see you got inspiration from Mirror's Edge. Functional enough for a runner, I suppose.

Interface says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:48am

Pretty fun game, the upbeat music is fitting. Overall good mood and great fun. Timing's a bit of an issue, but that's probably my lack of skills :-)

MrSun says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:26am

Great game! The aesthetic reminds of Mirror's Edge.

Red Sigma says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:57am

Just like Mirror's Edge, except if it were made in two days! Good work though

Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:58am

Awesome job! Looks slick, and very fast paced

Tater_hater says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:07am

I love this game! Got to 62.

Groydis says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:02am

Nice Runner, I found the controls easier to grasp as I picked up speed. Well done, great game!

zanenga says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 2:25pm

Very fun game!

bnmkt says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:45pm

Not bad ^^

roktom says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:45pm

hard to orientate at first but its 3D so i like it :D

furriKira says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:48pm

This is really what Mirrors Edge if it was made in two days from scratch! Upbeat, fast, pure awesome.
The sudden jumps do can give motion sickness though!

Boehrsi says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:53pm

I like these Mirror's Edge like games. Was funny. But the sudden "jump" as already mentioned is a bit to rough.

allanolivei says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:59pm

The game is simple and very fun. I found the tutorial a little confused. This tutorial could be during the game.

anokta says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:01pm

it's fun to play. smoothing the camera might be needed though to avoid nausea and confusion.

crewderek says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:02pm

Thank you everyone very much for the feedback! I unfortunately did run out of time before I could smooth out the jump transition.

cxsquared says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 3:04am

Nice game. The side animations could have been a little smoother but the game was simple and fun. Good work.

EquipeJAM says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:24am

Verry cool game ^^

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 8:37pm

Hi there. Nice presentation and lighting. Found the camera and blockages presentation a bit tough, would be nice to clearly see where you have to start/stop holding key. As previous poster says, the camera moves are not pleasant. Nice manic sounds. Good job!

MrShoestore says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 6:32pm

pretty solid game, wasn't working too well on the web build though (not recognizing input) but the mac build was fine. a little hard to work out the timing. particularly the jump

NPException says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 6:41pm

I like this game and it's dodge mechanics! Had much fun aiming for the highscore, but did not manage to get farther than 66 blocks ^^
I would recommend that you make the movements smoother, as they are very "jumpy" atm. And in addition to that, I think the game would play even nicer if the "movement speed" stayed the same throughout and did not increase with the running speed.

asobitech says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 9:37am

It's like a parkour rollercoaster. Insane.

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 7:54pm

nice work

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