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

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Matter of the void

by Dynad - Compo Entry

Description, There is one blackhole left, and its up to you to keep it alive by adding more matter to it. But be careful! It doesnt want all the matter all the time, matter and antimatter doesn't go along very well. Try to survive as long as possible and post your highscore below! =D

My own highscore: 566 and 199s!

Keys: wasd/Arrows = movement
Keys: 1 & 2 = Attract / Repel
Button: left = repel / right = attract

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Ratings

#99Mood3.66
#125Graphics3.94
#242Audio3.25
#327Overall3.42
#405Innovation3.32
#702Fun2.88
#882Humor2.00
#938Theme2.74
#1497Coolness45%

Comments

jhell says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:27am

Absolutely gorgeous, nice idea, if a bit off-theme. Sadly no Azerty controls so I had a hard time testing it :(. Congrats though!

asobi tech says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:46am

Nicely presented, would need time to playtest and tweak. But as we all know we don't have time for Ludum Dare.

Humanoid says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:19am

I got up to 318 and then my blackhole decided that I fed it the wrong stuff. It should be grateful that I fed it at all! Nice atmospheric soundtrack!

dyfer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:01pm

AWESOME. I really love the design. BTW download is super slow on your dropbox link.

Gomango999 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:23am

Love the graphics and audio styles!

Techblogogy says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:15pm

Amazing visuals! Game is quite fun too. Mac version is broken thought, had to use windows

ajopart says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 12:42pm

Loved the art design !! Hard to know if I did the right thing, but I got 400 points and survived 89 secondes

MGhareeb32 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:37pm

Good concept. I like the consistent graphics and audio. Not exactly matching the theme, but it works :D

One thing that made it hard for me though was that I couldn't figure out how exactly repel and attract work (radius? timeout? etc...).

Chris Delta says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:15pm

My character doesn't show up, neither do the white dots. This is kinda preventing me from playing what looks like a good game :/

ChronusZ says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:43am

I didn't really understand how to play. A better explanation in the description would be nice.

Lovelace Lair says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:49pm

Amazing game, 5* truely innovative concept!!

oparisy says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 9:16pm

I propably did not understand the rules, but I liked the visual style and animation. Was there sound? I felt like there was some faint background music?

Dynad says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 7:33am

oparisy, yes there is sound, not very loud, had no time to fix it :(

Kaijuu says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:54am

Great idea! And stylish game

Apr 28, 2015 @ 2:49am

Really nice! My high score was 342 :p

Pretty funny game, I've enjoyed playing this one so much!

ohai1 says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 4:11pm

Neat game. I feel like mouse controls would be more handy though.

Jakob37 says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 7:36pm

Nice game with nice atmosphere! Was a bit annoyed that I always got the wrong particles.

Geckoo1337 says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 10:07pm

Nice aesthetic, but the gameplay seems to me a little bit boring. Well done ++

stoarch says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 2:09pm

Good game. If force field can be viewed it can add cues how far I can reach with my gravitation. And speed down them, please. When I cleaning one side they sneak from behind.

May 9, 2015 @ 4:32pm

Nice minimalist theme and interesting gameplay concepts. Kind of reminds me of BIT.TRIP Void a bit. I would say that it'd be nice if the screen scrolled faster, because if you're moving you can see very far ahead. It's also a bit obscure to know what to do, so more explanation in the game would be good too. Cool stuff anyway!

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