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Don't Look at Me

by ijona - Jam Entry

Looking is not seeing, they say. So don't look! What could be easier? Still, it doesn't mean you'll be able to make any sense of anything in this sick, insane, and constantly SHAPESHIFTING world of ours. For example, this game... actually, it's not even a game. Bwahahaha!

move - WASD
jump - spacebar
interact - mouse left
windowed mode - 0

concept, audio&video - ijona
graphics - supr
programming - supr and pit

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EdoMiyamoto says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:53pm

Dudes, I know a bit about strange world, but this go faaaaaaar awaaaaay from home

Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:16pm

This is kinda surreal (in a good way). Something that could also feature in a horror film/game. I like it

hellojed says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:21pm

That was really weird and interesting! It felt a little like a video art installation

curtamyth says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:38pm

Interesting. Not very "fun" but trippy imagery and sounds, I like the style.

Jadernak says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:27am

For me at least it would have to be a lot weirder to maintain my interest. Still nice to see weird games around.

guoboism says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:22am

Yes, it is always welcome to see weird stuff in a jam!
Hard work preparing all those videos´╝ü

Hankenstien says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:37am

I think you did good with the sounds fading in and out, but that was way out there. Good Job on being creative

Kashank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:45am

kinda creeped me out. Definitely worth the play though.

Remynfv says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:53am

This is my favorite thing.

Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:11am

"Teeth are the boobs of the mouth."
Best quote 10/10

Geckoo1337 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:56am

In one word - weird! Technically, it's really impressive to see how many shaders you could use with the Unreal Engine and all works perfectly. You caught my attention during 5 minutes. Regardless your goal, this is a good entry. Thanks ++

Khaoz_Fang says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:15am

Don't know what it is, but really..interesting.

DiscoFish says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 8:58am

Very trippy (*^*)

Osaft says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:46pm

I kinda liked it :) But... I am not sure why

johnbrynte says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 7:46pm

It felt like going around inside your own mind turning off bad dreams or similar; very creepy, but also very pleasing. Good use of sound and the first person perspective.

Apr 23, 2016 @ 2:42am

Very interesting non-standard submission. Thanks for this.

Ironhead says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:37am

That was just a trip. A+ for creativity.

Omiya Games says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:37am

An interesting experience that certainly creates a form of meta that is surprising as well as intriguing. Would like to know more about what was planned in this game.

In a way, I kind of like the ambiguity of the game, including the part where it turning off on you is a debatable bug vs. feature (I think it's the latter). I'm kind of torn, however, if I feel it's too ambiguous for me to experience an attachment to the game or not. Still, it's a very interesting take on the theme.

WERT Studio says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 6:37pm

okay wired. Guys why is this not a platformer on these platforms ? it would be much cooler

iossif says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 10:15pm

i visited an art installation that felt like this game years ago. weird in a good way.

ciaodavinci says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 2:32am

This place was creepy and I liked it. I felt like darkness coming to end all things bright and loud.

Then it crashed.

Great job!

Green Soda says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 2:36am

INTERESTINGLY WEIRD! @_@ *shivers* good job...
game is pretty heavy tho.. u guys could try optimizing and minimizing the file size by watching for and removing unnecessary stuff ^_^ really creepy... but nice!

MayankUnreal says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:54pm

Bit wierd but fun gameplay. Nice concept

Jacob Peltola says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 10:24pm

This was pretty out there, but I would definitely play a polished version of this!

ijona says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 10:30pm

Jacob Peltola, yeah, the current version needs polishing, and we are definitely going to do that!

ijona says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 10:46pm

@ciaodavinci, unfortunately, in the current version the game ends after a number of clicks. It was intended to end only after you turn off all the forms. We are going to fix that in the post-jam version.

@WERT Studio, if it were a platformer, it would be a very different game... However, it is a nice idea.

@Green Soda, you are right, optimization is coming soon:)

schizoid2k says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 1:40am

Definitely nightmare material. Interesting concept

nihilaleph says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 2:07am

Wow that was a bit sick, insane, and constantly SHAPESHIFTING game... kkkk No, seriously, the mood was great! Really creepy! Audio and graphics did a very good job! Great entry!

Fabraz says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 3:12am

You've certainly aimed for that innovation score, this is insanity!

Apr 28, 2016 @ 3:28pm

Kinda Strange and surreal(I like it)

Chaoslab says ...
May 7, 2016 @ 8:20am

Had fun wondering about and eventually fell through the floor... Enjoyed it. Get the feeling you would like my VJ app called Chaoslab. Thanks for the trip. :-)

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