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

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Block Drop

by SirJavaGaming - Compo Entry

Step on a block with the given color or drop!

Use arrow keys to move.

Please give constructive feedback!

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Ratings

Coolness56%
#299Audio3.13
#637Innovation3.03
#723Fun2.91
#884Overall2.88
#957Theme3.23
#971Graphics2.45

Comments

Mopz says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:42am

Very sweet music, cool sprite that I can relate to (he looks just like me!), okay game :)

Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:22pm

Great music and concept! Reminds me of Lava Tile Isle from Mario Party!

berkano says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:28pm

Cool concept! Love the music. I got up to level 21.

Pietdagamer says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:31pm

Great concept!

Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:00pm

Nice game. The man's sweet.
I found some of the colours, especially blues and greys, are a bit too similar, so it's hard to tell which is which as the board gets further away.
I also think it would be more fun if you had to do something else during the waiting time - like collect coins - or if it was a bit faster.

jhice says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:04am

Nice concept, music and colors.

The game is perhaps to easy or lack of different game mechanics (time get shorter, color patterns to follow or complete, etc.). Good base game that has room to grow :)

lekochen says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:13am

Nice little game. I think it would be more fun if you make it more challenging.

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

Interesting idea that could have been taken further. I found that I had a lot of difficulty discerning the two different shades of blue.

talecrafter says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:23am

Oooh, how charming.
Fun game. Had some problems sometimes discerning the right color. Perhaps differentiate the blocks more. Showing the block against a light brown background also changes the perception of the color shown.

gmaker says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:50pm

cool idea! good job!

gana0 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:51pm

I enjoyed the concept! The music was very nice and relaxing. I also liked the idea of adding more tiles as you progress. I feel like you could have went one step forward by introducing more rare tiles that would require longer searching or a more restrictive time limit. Overall, I thought it was very good.

Aomeas says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:55pm

Doesn't work on my Mac with Java8 : "Exception in thread "main" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: Can't load library: /var/folders/vc/gs_6_29j1cb9mf8fqxp_w4cr0000gn/T/libgdxmeastnt/75260a42/liblwjgl.dylib" :/

grid96 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:56pm

Cool game. Find it a little bit to easy though.

Sestren says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:07pm

Cute game. I kinda wanted the squares to keep getting smaller and smaller until they were 1px by 1px or something and the game became impossible. :)

Dec 13, 2014 @ 1:13pm

I really liked the music, well done.

01rafael says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 11:21am

So small and so nice))

XTremEive says ...
Dec 23, 2014 @ 9:59pm

Cool concept.

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