Ludum Dare 37 — December 9th-11th, 2016 — Theme: One Room

Well, Mike ran in to problems getting working properly with about 12 hours left in the Compo, so this is the backup plan.

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The Room

by martymon - Compo Entry

The Room is a game built for Ludum Dare 37 in 48 hours. It was made using twine. Escape from the mysterious room that has you trapped.

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aemiliu5 says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 9:38am

the idea is very good! nice work!

MrErdalUral says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 11:39am

I liked the what this game just sits between a cookie clicker and a text adventure.

Dia6lo says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 11:41am

It's hardcore game as hell. I don't understand how to get a bone key =(
But I played it A LOT. Thx for nostalgy oldschool feelings.

josemorval says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 8:04pm

Hardcore game but really well executed :) Good job!

DeltaNegative says ...
Dec 19, 2016 @ 10:00am

Could have more stuff going on since it gets repetitive after a while... But it's well-made ;)

Rixud says ...
Dec 19, 2016 @ 11:32pm

i am not a fan of text adventures, but is nicely executed..

caryoscelus says ...
Dec 22, 2016 @ 5:20pm

Can you upload on some sane server which doesn't ask for flash when it's not required (well, twine doesn't use flash as far as i know)?

caryoscelus says ...
Dec 26, 2016 @ 4:49pm

Oh well, figured how to run it. Here's direct link:

ZYXer says ...
Dec 30, 2016 @ 12:46pm

Very well implemented text adventure! I like the random mobs/attack types/damage. It makes for a new challenge with each play through. I also like how you play with colors to clearly identify objects.

Three things I noticed:
- I usually got killed by the first Skeleton, Ninja or Dwarf. Often I didn't have enough gold to buy a better weapon or healing potion untill then. It would be nice if the wouldn't appear so early. Once it was the first mob I had to fight.
- I get negative health for one round before I die.
- Healing potions should not heal a random amount. If the random amount is smaller than the damage the mob does, it's just frustrating.

Overall a very well executed text adventure with plenty of details.

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