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

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Stack Hacker

by biscuitWizard - Jam Entry

You play a hacker in this memory-testing hacking minigame!

Quickly corrupt the memory blocks listed at the right to crash the firewall, and get paid!

Build:

I used Unity3D, C# Messenger Extended, and PyxelEdit to make this game. Completed in under 48 hours, I didn't quite have the time to add sound effects or come up with some catchy music to play in the background.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#87Theme(Jam)4.11
#267Fun(Jam)3.36
#267Mood(Jam)3.38
#277Innovation(Jam)3.43
#289Overall(Jam)3.46
#540Graphics(Jam)3.18
#1605Coolness44%

Comments

Zindel says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:34am

This is a wonderful game. I have played and enjoyed it for hours.

cinderous says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:37am

Pretty fun, reminds me Uplink. I liked the color coding of the cells. If you ever get a chance, some tense music would definitely add to the mood to this!

cbear_wallis says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:37am

Okay! Hold up! No comments here??? This was extremely cool ! I loved hacker games as a kid and this is really simple yet it's conveyed in such an immersive and genuine way. Really good job. I gave this a 5 overall because it's just really cool even though the actual game is pretty simple :)

yurodivuie says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:37am

I like the look and feel, especially the transitions between levels and background readouts. Good mood.

Bevilacqua says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:38am

This was really good. Love the attention to detail with the console on the left! Really good mechanics!

LandoSystems says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:33am

Fun game, nice style and good use of the theme. Wish there was some sound. Good work!

Lissaring says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:07pm

This was great! Now, if only I really did have all that money...

Murchurl says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:04pm

All the random text was a bit overwhelming! but other than that it suits the theme really well, good job!

monsieurvinou says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:06pm

Really like the mood of the game.
With all the writing on the screens, it felt like in a good ol' movie with a hacker from the 90's :)

Jellycakes says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:51pm

Really nice! I'm a huge fan of Uplink and this has the same feel to it. Thumbs up!

Reyn says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:59pm

Nice. I have to say I found the new UI less intuitive than you, especially layout. Congrats on pushing through :)

Robber says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:16pm

love it! but please change the background of the unity webplayer html to black..would be nice to have some thos modem sounds

cyrus says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:17pm

10000 $ in a few minutes. Wish I was that easy in real life ;) Fun little game, some sounds would have been nice.

biscuitWizard says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:21pm

Hey guys, thanks for the comments! I really appreciate the feedback! :)

I really wish I had some sounds in the game, would make it just so much better. Definitely something to focus post-LD or next LD.

I also changed the website background to black.

mtanton says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:30pm

Nicely done! The running console is a nice addition. Good use of the theme :)

Ted Brown says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:05am

Pretty solid entry for just a few hours! Great difficulty ramp. I wonder what the global high score will be?

LordKawaii says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 6:50am

Very fun frantic game play!

Geckoo1337 says ...
Dec 24, 2014 @ 6:58am

Lol! This game reminds me the time when I coded some BufferOverflow Xploits in order to test my skill. Really good work. Neat ++

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