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

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by Mr. Magma - Compo Entry


Quantum is a new and unique twist on the classic infinite scroller game using two button controls! Test your reflexes against an ever accelerating onslaught of obstacles which must be dodged by switching your quantum frequency! Collect coins for bragging rights and tacos!

I sincerely hope you enjoy my second entry to Ludum Dare! Please do leave a rating and don't be afraid to be brutally honest with me! I need to learn!

Thanks for checking this out!


Two button controls.

If for some reason you need/want to install this locally these are the instructions.

Installing the game:

1. Download the zip file from the link included in this page.

2. Unzip the downloaded file somewhere on your computer.

3. Run QuantumGame.exe to make sure everything works.

That's it!

Downloads and Links




DifferentName says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 4:09pm

The hitTesting felt a bit harsh, like I'm hitting the wall before i've even touched it. I recommend adding some visual feedback to show when you hit the wall, like making the ball flash from the damage.

Maybe I just didn't get far enough, but this didn't really fit the theme. The controls were just a mouse and one button. In unity web player I tried right clicking, and it just made tacos (that seemed to be thrown in, but not part of the gameplay), and then the game froze.

Simplest says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:57pm

Nice idea, the graphics are not insane but the gameplay is really cool. :)

parias001 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 8:32pm

It was fun but I have to ask. What's up with the tacos? haha

mattrified says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 1:16am

Fun little game. I have to ask what's up with the tacos as well? Lol. Feedback was a little unclear at times, but overall, nice job.

Jakob37 says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 2:27pm

Nice idea! It was sometimes a bit unclear for me what was going on - clear feedback of the collisions would have been nice. Also, the initial text didn't fit in the resolution of my computer (I could read 2/3 of it). Nevertheless, nice little game. Good luck with future game jams!

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