Ludum Dare 35 — April 15th-18th, 2016 — Theme: Shapeshift

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iota, Particle

by starfeesh - Jam Entry

iota, Particle is a game about matter. You are an elementary particle in a particle accelerator, and you need to gather the correct amount of charge to progress through various charge gates placed throughout the level. If you make your way to the detector with all of the research points, you can progress to more difficult experiments.

Controls are W/S or up/down arrows.

We chose to use UE4 to make the game, not knowing the size of the packages it would produce. We hope you'll give it a try despite this. It's slightly under 100mb.

Removed dx10 version.

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Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:00pm

Interesting game. Definitely took a few tries to get the hang of it, as it's pretty fast paced. Looks pretty polished. Great job!

OrangePop says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:29am

Interesting, and that tutorial is hard!

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:06pm

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description

Dreschler says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:09pm

Nice game! Unreal Engine is always a good shot

HolyBlackCat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:12pm

dx10 build crashes at my system:

Haighstrom says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:18pm

Liked the graphics and concept, the game looked really nice. But the "tutorial" was so brutally difficult I gave up trying to figure out how to play. Also DX10 crashed for me, maybe remove that link since everyone has DX11 these days anyway?

HolyBlackCat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:22pm

dx 11 worked for me. The graphics is nice, but gameplay is hard and seems to be pretty much luck-based.

kabel says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 6:28am

Why too difficult. for no reason.

monetai says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 8:47pm

nice game.

crazya02 says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 3:25pm

It's just... confusing... The tutorial wasn't very helpful, I still don't understand the basic mechanics.

VapeurTeam says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 10:13am

I feek like it's very unbelievably hard but at the same time I keep trying and trying, so I guess that's good? ! I really like the take on this one :)

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