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

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Snowman Drop

by Viza - Compo Entry

Hi LudumDare-ers!

This is a kind of minimal entry, but I have reasons :)
- The game made in an extremely short time (around 6 hours) during a family mini-holiday...
-... to which I did not bring a computer at all, so EVERYTHING IN THIS GAME WAS MADE ON MY PHONE :)

I used Pixels Touch and Sketchbook for creating the graphics, SFXR (what else? :)) for sounds, and Touchdevelop for coding. Oh, I also learned Touchdevelop while creating the game... :)

Ohh, and as you probably noticed, I also used the snowman theme, but the game is still more or less single screen game :)

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GAFBlizzard says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 9:51am

Impressive for so few hours! Oddly addicting too. I think my high score was 640 points, though I did not sign in to use the leaderboard.

Ken Scott says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 9:16am

Fun little time waster. My favorite strategy was to have circles barely touch so that I had as wide a landing surface as possible. Not great for high score, but harder to lose. Also, ran into a bug where the description screen didn't go away and the snowman just built ontop of it.

Aniscool9 says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 9:28am

good one.......had fun :)

pjimmy says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 12:23pm

nice, very cool use of physics, well done

danidre14 says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 7:13pm

Like the idea for this, especially how you made it with snow men instead of usually houses! XD

regisRquoi says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 10:22pm

Pretty impressive considering the conditions in which it has been made! Congrats!

That being said, I don't know if you fit the theme so much, your screen is moving, the the entire game is not visible everytime, so it's not really on one screen I guess.

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 7:46pm

Hi there. Nice mechanic. Very good job given your constraints!

Valeour says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 1:29pm

Got to 315. Very amusing, great idea. Would love to see it polished with more details. Would be great on mobile too! I hope you finish it. :)

5k0d says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 1:36pm

lol addictive and frustating at the same time ;-) didnt like how long it takes to restart the game should restart after a click but very neat lil game i must admit

gana0 says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 1:45pm

Nice work considering what your situation was! A neat little mobile game!

Vaclav says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 2:04pm

I really like the graphics and the game is hard enough to make me keep trying :)
I didn't think it would be possible to develop on android, I'll check out Touchdevelop! I've also used Sketchbook for some graphics.
(Another Hungarian developer.)

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