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

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Flame Turtle

by Theodor - Compo Entry

Flame Turtle is a maze game in witch you contlol a firebreathing turtle with just two buttons, the left and right arrow keys. You will shrink in size and lose health every second while in the maze, and to be able to survive you will have to eat crocodiles so that you can grow back to normal size.

For each level you pass the maze will grow and it will be even harder to reach the end in time.

Flame Turtle is developed from scratch by me, Samuel Ärlig, and it's my first time doing Ludum Dare :D
There are unfortunately no sound thoug since i ran out of time..

I hope you all can enoy it anyway and perhaps give me some pointers on what I can do to make my game better :)

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Boonearth says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:42pm

really fun thanks for the great time :)

DrFallos says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 7:08am

Nice work

Hot Box Games says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 10:52pm

Nice overall package, really nice :)
Fun and Charming game

beetracks says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 1:10pm

Can't rate this. The game is flickering a lot here. Sorry.

lucentbeam says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 1:10am

Nice! Great job incorporating both themes, and a very fun concept. A few minor comments about the controls: it would be nice if the turtle turned faster relative to its forward movement, and it would be great to be able to hold the button down without having that small "hiccup" before the turtle starts continuously moving. Both of those things together would make the controls a lot tighter and help with being able to successfully navigate the mazes.

someone says ...
Dec 30, 2015 @ 6:18pm

Game is flickering badly for me too.

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