Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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by zillix - Compo Entry

under the sea, alone.
your only tool is your breath.
explore the forgotten trench.

dissolve the jellyfish with bubbles.
collect their cores.
return the cores to your ship to extend your reach.
discover all 4 endings.

ARROWS - move
SPACE (hold) - bubble

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zatyka says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:08am

Visuals, game play, and audio all fit together to give texture to the little world. A seemingly simple game with far more depth than what's on the surface. The exploration and discovery kept me interested (got all 4 ending). Keep up the excellent work.

KedumeBits says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:32pm

Very cool game. Nice scenario and game logic. I love the movement of the elements, the red tube,...

Matt Tuttle says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:35am

Took me a few minutes to figure out how to extend my "leash" but after that it was a great experience. Really neat idea!

dyfer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:36am

I love your pixel art style. Underwater dog's air bubble as weapon agains't jellyfish? That's very weird and I like it :)

PixlWalkr says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:36am

Nice little game, I like how the red tube gets longer and longer as I progress on the game :)

mockthebear says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:38am

Man, this game is amazing. I felt like a child playing this.
i have no words... +fave

OnlySlightly says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:39am

Really cute! I loved watching the tiny animated dog!

EwChap says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:40am

Very fun. Love the leash mechanic. very neat idea and implemented very well.

dydx says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:41am

Great atmosphere and really neat game mechanics. I enjoyed it a lot, nice work!

graebor says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:46am

Nicely packaged little game with a unique feel. Swimming through the seaweed is very satisfying and fun. Perfect short and sweet jam game :)

danidre14 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:50am

Nice little game. It was fun going back and forth to my ship. After I found the chest, I won! XD
Thank you for participating.

Travis Root ! says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:21am

This game is absolutely fantastic.

Fascinating and original gameplay, great unconventional weapon, fantastic visual/audio design and atmosphere. Very mysterious and dangerous.

A little frustrating at times, but overall the game is wonderful. The [R]elease part was a thrilling moment.

kabutakogames says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 6:54am

I love the little narratives like this that get built in flixel games - the multiple endings and the tone are so great. In my first run through I didn't realise you could activate speech, so I just collected the jellies until getting the crown. After that though I had to go through and read it all :)

alvivar says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 5:47am

I always enjoy your games! <3

igoramendola says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 8:02am

Very interesting entry and the graphics are adorable. Took me a while to realise how to go deeper haha... I just needed to pay more attention ^^ And finally, I got the 4 endings :D

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sputnik says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 4:13pm

Simple and complexe at the same time. Really nice entry!

Will Edwards says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 7:57pm

Absolutely exceptionally brilliant! I admit I saw came searching after watching the button masher review, so I kind of knew what to expect.

The game is very consistent - being able to detach from the air hose and have the air bubbling from the hose etc is top-notch :)

Really good code too - I went took a look and was happy to discover a nice bit of haxe :)

ChuiGum says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 4:28am

Great overall. I really liked the innovation, I liked how original it was! Very nice visuals and nice sound too. Would love to see more! Well done! :D

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