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

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by ratking - Compo Entry

I scrapped my original idea/prototype 3 hours before the deadline and then made this in Unity.

Music made with ​Circuli (
Sounds made with bfxr (hhtp://
Used font: BubbleGum Sans

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Bemmu says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 2:36am

Can't figure out how to play it :/

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

Cool concept and well implemented, but damn it is difficult! Nice job :)

FerraWare says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:05am

Cool! Love the 3D. Very difficult :c

the31 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:19am

Huh! I think I might understand what's being displayed, but I can't quite figure out the controls. I think it moves way too fast to be playable, even on "Too Easy".

The death sound effect is also amazingly loud! Maybe it has to do with the nature of the sound--when I have my volume low enough to bear it, I can't hear anything else.

Neat idea, and it seems like a good way to control it.

zanenga says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:53am

I found it hard to play as well. I didn't seem to grow... I like the box effect.

mactinite says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:23am

What a crazy way to do a 3D snake! That was really cool though. I didn't find it that difficult once I got the hang of it on Too Easy, but the other difficulties were a bit much fore me haha.

BluMist says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:42am

Holy craptacular. That was pretty cool to try, but would take a while to master. Nice game. Oh and Blockout would be right up your alley.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:10pm

Mindbending concept, I don't have enough brain !

Sos says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:21pm

Your game broke my brain!

Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:26pm

Haha my brain hurts! But that was a lot of fun, love the idea!

Aru Nyan says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:28pm

Nice! Quite hard to get into it.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:31pm

Wow, neat idea! Difficult for someone like me with bad coordination, but very intriguing. Also dig the mood and music

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

I love this concept. Now do it with 4d -> 3d huhuhuhu :D

Pete_H says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 10:55pm

Some mind bending stuff there but great :) Originally thought it would be about Solid Snake dying...

MintArcade says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:13pm

4D Snakkke - my brain exploded. Really really nice game!

yanisvieilly says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:17pm

I like the concept. But it's really difficult!

recursor says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:42pm

Oh man this kind of blows my mind a bit.

Drtizzle says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:45pm

Well done! Mindfuckery of the highest level :D

I like how the cubes aren't placed perfectly in line.

sorceress says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:25pm

quite challenging. i managed to score 4000. the 3D makes the sense of being trapped much more vivid than 2D snake. and that creates mood.

AmyDee says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:25am

That broke my brain for a bit. Love it.

wooltech says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:22am

Once it clicked how the movement works, that was really nice to play.

Ossi says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:04am

Great idea and good execution! This is quite the mind bending game! Very challenging and it works really well. Great job!

rabbit says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 10:54pm

This is way too hard to even play.

deepnight says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 10:57pm

To be honest, I wasn't even able to catch more than 1 blue dot before my brain melt through my ears. That's definitely the craziest snake I've ever play :D

And the most original too.

FergusonTV says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:04pm

Way too hard for my brain after 3 days of LD ^^
Great job nonetheless

puppetmaster says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:05pm

Love the graphics style of the wall. Very cool snake clone.
Well made!

pjimmy says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:20pm

amazing concept, innovative take on the snake game, very challenging :)

Leaghorn says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:22pm

Really oryginal idea, but crazy hard.

ponk says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:42pm

WoooOoow...! Cool !! Hard !
Really nice cube orientation noise

Felladrin says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:54pm

Wow! What an amazing game! Starting by the music, so intriguing! And then the gameplay, fantastic idea! The graphics are also very well done! Congrats!
And thanks for sharing the link of Circuli! Awesome tool!

Dec 11, 2014 @ 12:26am

Really cool idea, although its really difficult to get my head around it. Very polished presentation as well. Nice job!

alvarop says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:55am

my brain

but great idea, I think it's pretty great (even though it's not the type of game I would normally be even... able to play).

ChuiGum says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 1:22am

Wow! My friend and I came up with an idea very similar to this one, but we never actually followed through to create it. Very cool to see it in action! Very nice, good job! Very innovative

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 7:21pm

Hi there. Like the idea, but found it way too difficult even on easiest setting. Great sounds and look & feel. Good job!

alyphen says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 2:29pm

Wow. Really interesting mechanic, loved the use of the third dimension here, although I think maybe a transparent representation of it in 3D space may have helped, although maybe that would just reduce the difficulty. Changing difficulty didn't really actually affect the difficulty much, since the speed wasn't really the main problem here, but maybe my spatial is just bad. Music is minimal but fits well.
The only other improvement I can think of is online highscores could be nice here.

voxel says ...
Dec 23, 2014 @ 9:56pm

The only 'difficulty' with this game is the audio :p. I really enjoy working out how to interpret games like this. Lovely, original idea, had lots of fun.

MrShoestore says ...
Dec 27, 2014 @ 3:41pm

Looks cool. very challenging to figure out what what happening.

sergilazaro says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 2:13pm

It's really difficult, it's a cool idea that makes my brain hurt :)

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