Ludum Dare 34 — December 11th-14th, 2015 — Theme Tied: Two Button Controls, Growing

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Arrow Drift

by JPatrick - Compo Entry

Arrow Drift is a puzzle game in which you have to navigate a orange and black square to the exit. With only two buttons to navigate with however, this is not as easy as it sounds. What each button does depends on which tile you stand on.

It is possible on some levels to get stuck. If this happens you can use the reset button :)
Click on the arrow buttons in the bottom left corner to move

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Dec 14, 2015 @ 5:30am

I beat it! Very fun.

puddelipip says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 8:15pm

Strikes me as something that would fit perfectly in a brain training app as a challenge on time as well as moves. Fresh take on a classic concept, thanks!

reheated says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:57am

Very nice puzzles!

Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:00pm

Really nice game! Well done! Really like the art style!

banana4life says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:07pm

Cool little game, using my mental A*

Jesse Freeman says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 11:08pm

Really like this. Great use of the theme. Would love to see it as a finished game! Great job!

RARoadkill says ...
Jan 1, 2016 @ 7:22pm

Good use of the theme and a fun art style. well done

Wumbo says ...
Jan 2, 2016 @ 1:59am

Okay, so I beat the game, and got 3 stars on just about everything. Fun game, implemented the two-button theme well, but I did find it a bit distracting to look at all the arrows. Maybe just do like an L if you can go up or right, instead of an up arrow and right arrow to make less clutter when there are so many spaces.

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