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

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Don't Let They Escape

by tonny_elhond - Jam Entry

Don't let the prisioners escape from the jail! Control the electric fences to stop them.

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hoyt hoy says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:21pm

What an incredible and cruel game!
Great theme to use, innovative gameplay!
Very much cool! Congratulations!

Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:08pm

The link doesn't work for me.
My computer "can't find the server" :(

madcapacity says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:11am

Neat concept! I think it fits the theme nicely. I couldn't play it very well as I don't have a keypad on my keyboard.

RHY3756547 says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:19am

Cool idea, really well made and pretty fun if you play it the right way! Unfortunately, I discovered that you can easily prevent all prisoners from leaving by running your finger across the number buttons... Apart from this (and your title, it's "them"!) solid entry!

OttersDen says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:27am

It's simple fun! I like it. However, not everyone has a keypad on their keyboard, including me. :( Maybe have a secondary set of controls for those people?

In any case, well done! It was fun to play.

Robber says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:37am

aha..I like the title mashup of somthing like a crossover between john carpenters 'they live' and Don Siegels 'Escape from Alcatraz' but in reality this game is pretty sick in a fun way..definitely needs some sounds and a bit more depth in gameplay, perhaps pooring some steaming hot lava down that escape hole as a bonus round ?..either way nice job

tonny_elhond says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:45am

First thanks for the feedback. We really apreciate!
The link error has already been corrected, thank you for warning! ... and my god what a shame, sorry for the title , my english isn't that good. XD

tonny_elhond says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:49am

Sorry for the sound, did not have any sound designer on the team so we had no time to look for some sounds. But we're working on it right now. = D

tonny_elhond says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:58am

Regarding the controls, you can also use a XBox control to play by using the analogues. But we are working on a customizable control within the game. Once we finish we will notify you. ;D

zakchaos says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:03am

good use of theme, cool control mechanic, Without much ramping up in difficulty or level breaks i did get bored of it pretty quick.

Murchurl says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:14am

Nice idea! Controls were easy but not everyone has a numpad. This game could be a good quick fix game for iOS and android! great job!

tonny_elhond says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:31am

We will invest in new characters and new mechanical about them .
For the next version we intend to put achievements . = D

If you want to know more about our projects ( this and others ) visit our facebook page : https://www.facebook.com/crenixentertainments

Sos says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:35am

It's so hard to play without the numpad!

Leaghorn says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:49am

heh.. Interesting idea. Too bad there is no any sounds.

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