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

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Until you've grown

by Remblej - Compo Entry

You increase your size while moving.
You have to collect lights to get lighter :) and to not stuck.

Only 5 levels implemented because of small amount of time.

I recommend you to download .jar instead of playing html version due to autio delay.
I hope you like it. Have fun.

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MorseAmalgam says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:14am

Interesting concept. You have to have a fairly good eye for long, straight lines since it seems like trying to be cautious makes you grow faster.

manabreak says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:37am

Rather difficult, but a nice twist on the theme. :)

ccglp says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:37am

Good game and concept, maybe is a bit too much pixel perfect, but this is the catch of the game

Tensoplast01 says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:37am

Nice difficult game, but a little bit frustrating ^^

mukult says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:38am

Nice gameplay!!
Quite tricky to get through some levels...
but fun nonetheless!! Nice job!

Gyfis says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:39am

Good concept! Punishing for simple and small mistakes, but good :)

yokcos700 says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:44am

I really like this! It's such a great idea and a unique take on the theme that I would never have thought of. Super good design and the difficulty curve is sublime!

My main gripe is the long respawn time. There's like a one second long animation before I can respawn after dying. It's kind of unnecessary. Just let me try again immediately when I die.

Also, the music's kind of repetitive. Obviously. But I think a game like this would do well with only ambient sounds. More effort in sound effects, less in music.

If you plan on developing this game further, I suggest adding a line from the player character to the cursor so you can see where you're going to go, but also to make it optional. It removes some of the challenge, yes, but it's much more welcoming to new players.

pinion says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:50am

Like the idea of having to take long shots to stay small, found it quite hard once I got to levels 4 and 5.

MrDave says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 1:25pm

Nice idea. I’m not sure if it is fun or frustrating. Lets say fun for this rating.

qwetro says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 1:46pm

Good game, interesting mechanic. :)

pompaz says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:03pm


Micah Goodhue says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:30am

Decent game!

Nega Drive says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:59pm

Interesting puzzle gameplay. Deceptively simple, its harder than it seems at first. Nice use of the theme.

David Cookie says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 12:38pm

Simple mechanics but good game overall :)

NidzaKornjaca says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 1:43pm

Interesting concept.

pjimmy says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 1:49am

very cool concept, quite innovative, very engaging and challenging, well done ;)

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