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

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RoomBoy(tm) Cleans Your Home

by kalugny - Compo Entry

You work for RoomBoy(tm), the leading start-up in remote-controlled cleaning bots.
Get to the Green cleanliness level to win
But beware -
You competitor MyRobot has cooked up some evil scheme - watch your back (and your charger)

WASD or ARROWS to control RoomBoy
Move Mouse to look around

Remember to charge when your battery is low - you won't be able to pick up trash otherwise!
Bad bots move towards the charger
But they'll run away if you come to them

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Techblogogy says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:02pm

Fantastic approach on the theme. This is really fun game. Great Job

hexagore says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:05pm

Hah, this is fun. That funny thing the evil robot did with the table. Yeah. :P

CustomPhase says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:05pm

Holy crap, thats a great idea and nice implementation. Nicely done also. Sound needs some work (charging sound almost made me deaf :)). Maybe adding some music.

myachin says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:08pm

Very good idea! Nice game! I wanted to make same... Respect!

hadesfury says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:10pm

Great game quite hard but really innovative

Krimble says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:19pm

Interesting approach to the theme, good game.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:36pm

Cool concept, get the whole fright night at freddies vibe here. Controls are a bit weird because of the camera angle. The battery could be a bit shorter to make the cleaning more of a challenge. The map is really a must! Also, good use of the theme!

Stechas says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:44pm

how great is that house get cleaned while you're playing :D

jfreax says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:50pm

Amazing idea. Perfect for the given theme.

Graphics, audio, mood, controls are super! Fun factor is also quite high. Very good!

roktom says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:55pm

Genius Theme approach, original as shit, needs Oculus Rift:D

Fanttum says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:58pm

Cool idea and looks good. It is kind of hard to switch rooms, and when you do I got lost where I was a few times when the camera changes. Overall very cool!

anokta says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:16pm

Clever interpretation of the theme. Very well done indeed! :)

Fede3751 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:44pm

This was one of the best I played so far! Great job!^^

sputnik says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:52pm

Really good use of the theme. Tricky but fun.

MintArcade says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:56am

That was my original idea, but I feel like you made it better. Nice floor plan. Solid use of control.

OneMuppet says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:21pm

Great job! The best theme interpretation I've seen so far!

Maurogik says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:23pm

Fantastic game ! Great concept, awesome visuals and story. This is definitely my game of the day !

Pastry says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:26pm

Amazing work, very innovative and original. Easily one of the best compo games I've seen so far, great job!

kirbytails7 says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:19am

Pretty cool idea. The charging sound is a bit too loud.

marvalgames says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 4:41pm

This was terrific.
Never played anything like this and it was fun.
I did have some trouble with the controls but managed to get a feel for it.
I might be playing this well after LD. Keep us posted :)

flwns says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 4:46pm

This was interesting. I was kind of hard to judge how far pieces of trash were in the charging room.

DaRaziel says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 4:47pm

Nice entry! Had the idea of a remote monitor too, but decided to do something else. Like your approach a lot!

stray says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:30pm

Very smart. Theme is great and the idea is SOOOOOOOO cool. nice job buddy

ShadowTzu says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 11:51pm

good idea about the theme :-)
Otherwise the battery charging sound is too loud!

joe40001 says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 2:44pm

Very innovative. Great work with the theme and good sense of overall style. It was a tiny bit frustrating but considering what you were going for it was really quite good. Well done.

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