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

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Continuous rebind

by lkpridgeon - Compo Entry

The aim is rather simple. Get to the end of the level but wait there is a catch. You can only bind two keys at once.


Grow Toggle: TAB (Works (ish))
Small Player: 1
Medium Player: 2
Large Player: 3
Left: Left arrow key
Right: Right arrow key

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sanojian says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:16pm

Difficult to figure out how to get started. Good use of the themes. Quite a puzzle.

dos says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:51pm

Nice idea! A bit confusing interface, could use more work.

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 7:16pm

sanojian, Thank-you for playing and I hope you enjoyed.

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 7:37pm

dos, Thank-you for playing. I know it needs (alot) more work doing to it to make it a more playable endeavour... I just played it again and laughed at the jump canceling.

karlipoppins says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:22pm

This is a cool puzzle idea, great use of the theme! It was kind of hard to figure out how the key binding worked. Some soothing music would have been cool as well :) Great job

bitdecaygames says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 4:14am

took me some time to figure out that I had to select the 2 options I wanted, and I wasnt sure the purpose of the TAB button in game. But not a bad game for building those early programming skills. Keep it up. Hope to see you aim higher for LD35

Calciumtrice says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 4:25pm

A very clever take on the two button theme, I like it.

psychonull says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 3:14am

nice idea, hard interface it took me a while to discover how it works but it's a cool puzzle. good use of theme

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 8:35am

karlipoppins, Thank-you for playing and I am glad you enjoyed my rather small concept. I agree that the UI needs improving and yeah I would've liked to put music in it (maybe next time around).

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 7:51pm

bitdecaygames, Thank-you for playing and I hope you enjoyed. The TAB was to cycle through the 3 sizes however I didn't come up with a use for the large one in the concept level.

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 7:52pm

Calciumtrice, Thank-you for playing and the compliment. I really hope you enjoyed and look forward to the next compo.

lkpridgeon says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 7:55pm

psychonull, Thank-you for playing. The UI needs alot of improvement however it is better than my original idea of having to go into a rebind menu each time you wanted to swap keys. Hope you enjoyed.

Dec 27, 2015 @ 8:55pm

i really like the idea and concept.
intelligent use of the theme.
its a bit hard to figure out what the game wants from you.
i would like to play more, but the smaller-button didnt seam to work.
a small tutorial would help a lot. :)

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