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by uvwar - Compo Entry

Audioplasmic is more of a weird simluation/screensaver than a game, with the plasmids reacting to sound!

Use Left Click to Rotate the Camera
Use Mouse Wheel to Zoom the Camera
Press R to reload the game

Click the Music Buttons to hear some tunes!

It will probably run horribly on your machine, so knock the resolution and graphics settings as low as you can go, it doesn't really hurt the experience much at all, the chunky pixels are kind of nice!

I tried to make it so the player could load in their own music, but I couldn't get it working well, so I put in some canned music.

Special thanks to: William Mathews

Music compliments of...

02_forqueray_laleclair by Sonia Lee

Ether Disco Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Floating Cities Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Ominous Intro Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Downloads and Links




monkeybit29 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:35pm

definitely more of a cool experience than it is a game.
Ran just fine on my machine too :^)

blinry says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:53pm

I had fun watching the particles dance to the music! :) Would definitely make a nice screensaver! I don't think you are allowed to use 3rd party music for compo entries, though.

jcmonkey says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:24am

This is a pretty interesting game. with some more time, and allowing us to input our own music this will be fun.

ruthiepee says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:43am

Good colors, good tunes.

samlo says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:01pm

Track 2 4 lyfe

foolmoron says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:20am

So delicious

mahalis says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:34am

Interesting! Definitely fun to watch. Would have been cool to have the particles moving around more, maybe with some kind of flocking sim. Hope you keep working on it - this could turn into a really neat art piece.

ChummyWinds says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:39am

I wish I had that AS a screensaver. I like the possibility of custom input music but those tracks were a nice range. Track 3. The feels.

Chaserbrown says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:50am

This was a really cool idea. I enjoyed it, even though it wasn't exactly a "game".

nextreality says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:13am

While not really a game, I do say this was quite an experience. The music choices were nice and I enjoyed the ways the particles moved to the beat. Not really anything else to say on it but good job!

andyman404 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:22am

Cool screensaver/simulation! Congrats on putting this experience out there.

MatMortatti says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:10am

Interesting entry. It's one cool screensaver indeed!

fin_nolimit says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:32am

You don't have Audio as an option to vote on!!! I would give you a 5 for audio for sure! I was all about the disco music!! haha.. nice job

mukult says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 6:47am

Really awesome experience! :)

bytegrove says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 2:44pm

Cool! I missed having some interactivity with the particles.

nihilaleph says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:10pm

Very interesting experience! Music choices are pretty good too! Great work!

thedashdude says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 3:26pm

A cool little simulation. Got way cooler when I realized I could zoom and rotate the camera in 3D.

Apr 25, 2016 @ 5:21pm

Really lovely! I included it in my video compilation series of Ludum Dare games, if you’d like to check them out :)

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