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

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by mauris - Compo Entry

As the game theme was Entire Game On One Screen i decided to made a simpe adventure. Traverse the pyramid in search of gold! Collect keys, click buttons, step on dangerous traps. Have fun :)

Art was made in 1hr on the last day...

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mauris says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:06am

Run with just java -jar ld31.jar

raincole says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:14pm

It's definitely not a "Web" version.

mauris says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Fixed it:)

Esaucm98 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:48pm

The game runs very well, and the graphics are smooth, but it's hard! haha good game!

CheeseyBob says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:09pm

Very nicely put together game; could have done with sound effects & music, but otherwise flawless! First one I've actually looked at the source for :)
It's good to see a game inspired by the theme, rather than fitting the theme coincidentally... *cough* all those snowman games *cough* :P

Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:08pm

Works nicely. It would be nice if the traps weren't quite so sudden, somehow.

Eponesh says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:12pm

Walk close the walls you can beat the game. The game is challenging and exciting.

davesoft says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:55pm

A nice start, some method of detecting the traps would vastly improve gameplay though :)

VictorL says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:16am

Like the art. You really should be careful to escape the traps

JayCee23 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:27pm

Traps are basically just invisible walls that make you restart instead of not letting you past. Not really a fun thing to be almost done and die, and just have to memorize where all the traps are. It runs well, though.

mauris says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:38pm

Thank you guys for all of the response so far! Traps are crap I agree, I was adding them 2hrs before deadline and I wasn't thinking about balance enough :( Will do in the next LD!

okkolobr says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:13pm

Traps are well hidden. Maybe too well, very frustrating.

Good job otherwise !

GrabenGroup says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 9:07am

cool game :)

ripatti says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 9:15am

On the last try I found the brown key and then accidentially killed on the very first trap. Agrrr... But the game is very nice!

01rafael says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 12:20am


rjhunter says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 12:47am

I beat it eventually, mostly by sticking close to the walls and being suspicious :-)

I felt the traps were a bit too brutal -- invisible, no warning, instant death, all the way back to the start, player has to remember where the trap was. Still, I did eventually get through so it's not impossible :-)

The controls felt smooth and responsive, although it was a bit weird to move my hands to the mouse for opening locks.

A little audio -- even just a couple of dings and pops made in cfxr -- would go a long way.

Good work!

Si1ver says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 12:18pm

Nice! Enjoyed playing.

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