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

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An Icy Night In Snowman's Land

by Jacic - Compo Entry

Help the snowman escape from the frozen lake in this puzzle game!

Use the arrow keys or WASD to move, and press R to restart if you get stuck.

I used Haxe and HaxePunk to make this.

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Ratings

#271Audio3.18
#372Fun3.29
#438Mood3.06
#631Overall3.13
#830Theme3.38
#915Graphics2.54
#930Innovation2.54
#1783Coolness37%

Comments

Figglewatts says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:07pm

I always enjoy these kinds of games.

Kitch says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:24am

Good work! Really liked the funky background music :)

hogtrick says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:39pm

Awesome time of puzzle of game. Loved it.

hoqjed says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:08pm

Simple, intuitive, just great. And very nice background music too. Great job.

C63Industries says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:14pm

I'm a sucker for slide-mazes so I'm happy to see someone doing one, but your mazes need work. If I don't do things correct at the start I can't fix it and I need to start over. You should have a way to assist the player in getting back to the starting point or someplace along the trajectory they need to go.

rjhunter says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:19pm

I couldn't get past level 4 (the one with lots of holes but only one snowball) — it looked impossible, so I wondered if I missed a mechanic (like picking up snowballs).

I really liked the music.

cyrixd says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:20pm

Some good puzzles in there with tricky solutions, I enjoyed it!

Crushenator says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:27pm

This is one of my favourites so far. The background music didn't get old trying to figure out the puzzles.

KunoNoOni says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:46pm

Great little puzzle game. I liked how you introduced new concepts gradually. Well Done!

Jacic says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 4:08am

Thank you all for the feedback! I'm glad you're enjoying the game. :)

In response to rjhunter, there's no need to pick up snowballs; that level is possible.

Luke Molnar says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 6:03am

This is cool! HA.. get it...

Seriously though, I like it, simple, but puzzles are well made. Reminds me of Ice caves in pokemon.

Xanjos says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 1:46am

Managed to complete all the levels. This was very fun to play and the puzzles were well designed.

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