Ludum Dare 36 — August 26th-29th, 2016 — Theme: Ancient Technology

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4 Dimensions

by phantomunboxing - Competition Entry

A game where the perspective and controls are constantly changing. This game was made for LD36. This is my first Ludum Dare.

Controls
Up/Down arrow - Change camera
W/A/S/D - Movement
Shift - Sprint

Downloads and Links


Comments

kadexus says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 5:53pm

I loved the spooky omnipresent narrator voice. Also this game is super god damn hard! Good job.

SetTheBet says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 7:26pm

I could not open the OS/X version on my Macbook Pro, (El Capitan).
Error message: "The application “4dimensions” can’t be opened."

Eggplant says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 8:24pm

Very difficult. It's fun and well put together, though, good job!

BloodJohn says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 9:46pm

cool sound. couldn't pass on the stairs

nander says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 10:07pm

Is the linux version totally broken, or is the game just weird?

The camera seems unresponsive, character doesn't rotate with camera, controls seem to make no sense at all.

lordvorath says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 10:14pm

Would have preferred writing instead of the voice-acting, interesting concept nonetheless, next time make sure to put a secondary light source for diffuse lighting to prevent completely black shadows. Also very difficult, finished with 10 deaths. Keep it up!

Xlip says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:10am

i think that is point of camera i liked this idea but the game is difficult bro i died 10 times while i just going another wall :D

scriptorum says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:42am

It's pretty hard! I didn't really enjoy the core mechanic, which seemed to be remapping the controls in a nonintuitive way every time you changed your viewpoint. But good job getting it together in time. And nice spooky voice!

Paximillian says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 9:10pm

Playing on Windows and it just plain doesn't work.
Staring the game just slides you off the map repeatedly.
Camera changing and sprint seem to work, but as far as movement goes, none of the buttons seem to do anything.

Geared Games says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:24am

The game is pretty difficult, but I think that is mainly due to the controls. Was quite hard to move properly with the wrong camera angles and on top of that you didn't really have any aerial control which made it even more difficult.

But the voice-overs were pretty cool! I also got trolled bro :(

Sep 3, 2016 @ 7:24pm

Very interesting game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/rUX8vUSl-y0

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