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

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Flying Flip Phone

by appleskin - Competition Entry

Collect all ringtones to clear each stage.

W: Boost

A: Move Left

D: Move Right

Boosting will deplete battery power. USB chargers will restore battery power.

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CMLSC says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 1:14am

All I can say is: lol

I gave up eventually, partially because the sounds were getting really repetitive. XD

scriptorum says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:17am

Nice job. Kind of a Lunar Lander meets "can you hear me now."

franklyn says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:31am

I love the sounds :D would have been great to have more variety though.

Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:59am

Accurate flip phone simulator, they close at every notch but I don't remember them flying or charging in standard usb plug. Nice game overall.

jaxonf92 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 6:17am

Couldn't get past the 3rd level but I like it

Ghen says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:34am

ahaha, silly and fun, the control quite good, responsive enough, the take of the theme with old phone sprite kinda smart

Ido_king says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:22pm

this game is very good evreytime i heard the lunching sound i laught so i got 8 ringtons <3

tomer_cool says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:32pm

I had fun playing this game, the sprite are funny and there are a lot of level But I couldn't pass level 5 it's too hard.

jakatpemadi says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 9:00pm

Wow, it's fun!! By the way, level 5 is very hard. Overall, this game is entertaining. Good job! Thanks. :D

Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:47am

This is a great game! Funny concept too. i like.

Mottafier says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:52am

This game is definitely hard, but luckily I like the challenge :p Got all 24 ringtones, would've appreciated a boss level or something :P

Ursi Games says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:45am

This game is hilarious ;D

FisherG says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:53am

Stupid sounds. Fun sounds.
Hard difficulty. Fun difficulty.
Stupid art. Charming art.

Austinat says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:14am

Cute, challenging, fun. Sounds got annoying after a while.

bossinc says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:21am

Really funny idea! Difficult game. Annoying sounds. 5 starts

stuckne1 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:27am

lol nice.

dkdwrek says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:05am

Fun and challenging game, very nice!

Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:12am

fun little game. The one thing that was a bit annoying was that turning around stopped you in place rather than slowed you.

rjd_gamer says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:25am

Lol, funny game. A bit annoying after a while. It's also quite challenging. Also love the phone's face.

PeachTreeOath says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:29am

As a current dumbphone user this game is my jam. The horizontal movement does feel a bit weird since momentum doesn't carry over.

adsilcott says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:28am

I thought it was going to be a flappy bird clone from the looks of it, but this is more interesting. Fun game with good controls.

KingSlizzard says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:31am

lol when that ringtone plays I can't help but smile.
The controls / movement feels nice but level 2 is too hard for me. Its too narrow for my dexterity to adapt.

I never know what my battery life is. Maybe the flip phone could have its screen deplete into darkness as your battery drains?

captainyods says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:42am

Funny game, but the sounds get a bit annoying

neural says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:54am

This was really funny, and the mechanics are really good as well!

MkWTF says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:50am

Love it!
The sound is annoying after some time, but besides that it's awesome xD

peterthehe says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:57am

A funny and challenging game. I'm averaging about 15 deaths a level :')

Matlahvi says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:07am

Dark souls of phones.

SquirrelSoft says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:17am

weird game :p
btw, what is the link the subject ?

Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:19am

Very funny game ) I'm kinda raged out while playing as the physics a little bit annoying. Like in Flappy Bird ) But I think it's the challenge the game gives you.

mennchen22 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:09pm

Funny Game, Sound, Graphics. Repetitive Style in Level let me end after some Levels. (And hard ^^ )

leondryaso says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:36pm

The last two levels were so hard :D

xclementx says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:01pm

Ahah funny game ! Quite hard.

DevForPizza says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:03pm

the sprite of the phone is so funny ^^ but it's hard :o

cicanci says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:50pm

Nice game! It is kinda hard to keep track of the battery life and control the phone in the air at the same time.

djdudes100 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:10pm

I like it

Zettelkasten says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:28pm

I don't remember my old phone breaking so easily! Great game, anyway!

Wumbo says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:53pm

Cool game, love the Flip phone idea. I couldn't beat the second level for the life of me though, because I kept flying into the ceiling and stuff. Also, idk if it is Edge or what, but I couldn't see the battery life in the window anywhere, so I was just kinda guessing how much it felt like I had left most of the time. Cool game though!

TheMightyTeam says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:21pm

Seems easy but it's quite difficult! I like the boost sound

gonutz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:39pm

This is cute, nice main character graphics ;)
The sound is inconsistent though, it seems to drop out sometimes and then come back with a delay?

robochris says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:25pm

I think the game is fun and the sounds are cool.
i dont think this has to do with ancient technology.
A flip phone isnt that old and they do still exist. Maybe you might have some logic to back it up.
I did enjoy the game though

Mantlair says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:32pm

Played until level 5. Its silly and nice but controls are a bit off. Still nice work!

JeanValjean says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 12:46am

This is really a hard game (or I'm too noob), I almost rage quit the second level and gave up on the third. I love the cell phone face is so funny.

justinooncx says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:11pm

Gah. Crazy hard game. Sounds get a little repetitive after a bit... Otherwise, an interesting entry.

kraiom says ...
Sep 20, 2016 @ 12:49am

Got 16 and got frustrated, but it's a decent game. Reminds me of something that would come with old CDs with lots of games. Since it's a flip phone, some polyphonic songs would be cool :D.

- Sohakes

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