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

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The Fourth Wall

by DavidErosa - Compo Entry

My 9th Ludum Dare and I finished it with a huge margin of time!

Like almost everyone, I disliked the theme at fist, but I don't know how, this time I got my idea sooner than other times...

THE GAME:
Little Snowman is part of a Christmas game and he's trapped into the TV screen. Help him to be free by... using the cursor keys :)

CONTROLS:
- Cursor keys.
- Crash against the "walls".

CAN I WIN?
Yep, is relatively easy to win, but I've been playing the whole weekend... I'll run a few more play testing rounds and maybe I'll adjust it so it's not so hard.

FINAL NOTE:
If you play and win, please don't spoil the ending. I'd like everyone to be surprised by the "NSFW" images ;)

Thanks for playing!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Humor4.50
Coolness53%
#36Theme4.37
#69Innovation4.03
#223Fun3.48
#238Mood3.31
#240Overall3.53
#318Audio3.10
#456Graphics3.24

Comments

Sundry says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 7:17pm

Haha really nice!

SojaBird says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 7:25pm

Haha amazing :p That ass

Andynonomous says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:04am

I like how you worked with the theme.

mactinite says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:27am

Oh my, that was great!

wdebowicz says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:47am

That was so funny! :D

Tipyx says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:29pm

Weeeeeeeeeee ~~~~~~~~~\o\

morshues says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:31pm

haha so funny!!

oh_cripes says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:31pm

Very original. Made me chuckle.

Gamepopper says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:32pm

Graphics are a bit bare, but this is one of the most clever uses of the theme I've seen so far. Not to mention that little snowman is just hilarious when he runs.

MaesK says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:37pm

Really fun!! Too bad it did not last long, I liked the idea of playing with physics to destroy the TV :D Snowman's sounds were great, haha.

nbilyk says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:57am

This is what ludum dare is all about. Just amazing.

pjimmy says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:05am

love it, nice use of physics and cool use of the theme, very original

Fortyseven says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:14am

Nice buns. ;D

March says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:54am

It took me long time to figure out the strategy to free snowman
I am so happy that he can enjoy freedom again :)

andrewkennedy says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:02am

Haha, that ending. Simple, but pretty funny. Also, I liked the "failure" screen :)

MintArcade says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:55am

'Smart' ending. Super fun.

EquipeJAM says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:18am

Very Funny! Great! Congratulations.

Rodaja says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:04pm

Lo he jugado tres veces. La primera gané tan fácil que pensaba que no había dificultad. La segunda perdí. Así que jugué una tercera para ver si había perdido facultades.

El final merece la pena.

Boberro says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 4:35pm

You know what that game needs? Snowman should melt in the setting sun :)

Louisload says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 9:28pm

loved this! the ending is super funny

tomo says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 9:28pm

this game is fun, like it...

harley77 says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 9:29pm

Well done, Not many games have gotten me to actually laugh. All aspects were great.

thopis says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 10:18am

Great physics and funny ending!

alyphen says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 1:54pm

Was this even winnable?

calavera says ...
Dec 30, 2014 @ 4:31am

i cant manage to knock the tv off the stand, ive been banging away at it for 20 min! what have I missed?

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