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

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Prism Break

by gatinmnsok - Jam Entry

In this puzzle game your weapon is light.
Drag prisms to kill coloured boxes with light containing the same colour.
Kill all boxes at once, if you don't hit them they regenerate.

Other team member: Icewind

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Ratings

Coolness57%
#9Innovation(Jam)4.31
#313Overall(Jam)3.45
#362Fun(Jam)3.26
#529Mood(Jam)3.04
#620Theme(Jam)3.22
#645Graphics(Jam)3.03
#901Humor(Jam)1.90

Comments

PaulJs says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:08pm

Nice idea but it may be not enough.

Luminar says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:37pm

Hmm.. Interesting choice. Like the physics!

Geckoo1337 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:02pm

I like it! I think that is possible to create something great by using this idea. It needs some features and music. Now it's just a good prototype which I have liked. I like the basic aesthetic. First when I have seen this prism, I expected to hear a tribute to Pink Floyds band or something similar :)
A very good entry. Thank you ++

hexdie says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:12pm

Interesting idea! I like the puzzles and things that effect the rays. I don't think it quite fits the theme though. And definitely needs some sound.

rplnt says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:19pm

Very nice. The scroll-wheel rotating is way too slow though.

rgehan says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:20pm

I really like the idea, even if there are some weird angles sometimes. I'm not sure it's a really accurate physic model, but who cares, it's a game, and it's quite fun :)

IYang says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:30pm

It's very innovative, but game itself seems like it could be more

Yozz says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:01am

That is a really good idea though. However you could add better visuals.

PachowStudios says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:10am

Excellent game. It was pretty difficult though. The scroll wheel rotation is painfully slow though. Very novel concept!

SiENcE says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:00am

Great idea and mechanic! Very well coded as it's not just another tiled map map game :). For a real game I would only add music and some fun.

Barnabbas says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:47am

I really like how the physics works and all the elements that are added to it to work with the light beams.
Scrolling did however not work for me in the embedded web version and some music would improve this game.
But the game was fun and very innovative.

Nikteddy92 says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:36pm

Whoah! I really like this idea!
Nice gameplay, I had fun! Well done!

ianh says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 9:45am

Really clever idea for a game!

Zeriver says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 1:59pm

Nice puzzle game, interesting puzzles.

HeffJoker says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 9:37pm

Clever! I really love the concept and would play a game like this. Some feedback:

- Mouse wheel rotate is too slow
- Sound effects (perhaps guitar string plucks?) would add more personality
- More movement. Maybe a slowly rotating prism or some moving "enemies"
- Allow prisms to push each other around

Keep up the good work!

IL_yoshioka says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:56pm

Cool and good Idea!

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