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

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Mood Swings

by catchthefloaty - Jam Entry

A little experiment I thought up last minute. Weekend didnt go as planned so this was rushed a bit.

for those who are lost... there are two colored buttons at the bottom.

for anybody with buttons being off to the side/not working.... use windowed mode untill i can fix it...

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rosden shadow says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:32am

died too many times good interesting game.

Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:34am

The buttons didn't do anything when I pressed them. They were also in the wrong spot, mine were off to the right unlike the picture.

nucleartide says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:37am

Intriguing...I really like the mood and sense of mystery. It's fun to play something without knowing what's going to happen.

rjhelms says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:42am

Super cool take on the theme.

Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:43am

for anybody with buttons being off to the side/not working.... use windowed mode untill i can fix it...

Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:45am

bug fixed i think.

fishtrek says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 6:59am

i love the ending quotes - i hope the humour was intentional, they gave me a good laugh

timtipgames says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 8:49am

I liked it!

mukult says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:07am

Clever gameplay!!

Took me some time to figure out what those color bars do! I love it.

Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:54am

I won!

xdigdoug says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:36pm

Was a curious game. Haven't played too many 'adventure book' style games, so it was interesting to play. However I had to deduct points for graphics and audio, they were very simplistic!

UgiWithAKnife says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 6:56pm

I like using colors to describe moods, cool idea. I even like the graphics and audio. :P

xodene says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 4:20am

I liked the idea but it'd be nice if the visuals could infer a bit more on what's happening. It wasn't clear what to do until I read the comments. After that, the gameplay was quite interesting though.

AzureAspect says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 3:49pm

Bright mood has saved me, wohoo!
I also managed to burn the whole island with two logs (magic!)

lucentbeam says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 5:08pm

This was a clever idea! I enjoyed inferring the story through color and sound.

Mantlair says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 6:08pm

Cool concept. But lacks some stuff. Music switching between moods was nice. Well done!

MercuryXGames says ...
Dec 27, 2015 @ 7:41pm

I never completed the game, but it still quite fun

Dayko says ...
Jan 3, 2016 @ 1:23pm

Awesome I loved it :D I think i got every ending possible.
I wish there was more but still great entry, and great work on the mood feedbacks

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