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

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

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I Lost It

by nicruo - Compo Entry

You are late for work, and cannot find you phone. Are you searching for it, or are you searching for something else?

Edit: Avoid all the attacks, even the "shadows" to see the finale ;)

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Ratings

Coolness52%
#96Mood3.68
#219Humor2.81
#333Theme3.54
#389Innovation2.91
#438Overall3.04
#461Graphics2.67
#499Fun2.67

Comments

FisherG says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 12:37am

Humor is great.
Art is charming.

saucygames says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 7:25pm

At first I was like this is cute, then I said oh god what happened! I wasn't really sure what do in the room with abc blocks. You can really add some fun quirky animations!

nicruo says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 11:23pm

Sorry guys, the baby levels is not very explicite. Avoid all the shadows to see the finale. It will restart the level, every time a "shadow" touches you. It's hard, I know :(

badabooom63 says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 11:57pm

The game is too hard, but graphics is awesome!

pyokoanarogue says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 11:58pm

Quite the effective little game you have here. congrats!
it creates a cohesive atmosphere and i love that.

Megalink says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 12:27am

I didn't really understand what to do when the fireballs started flying everywhere. Good game, though. :)

xbcw says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 12:31am

Well that escalated quickly. Nice creepy game.

ElKorbo says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 10:37am

did i finished the game? I don't know. Maybe. Finished the shadow-blood room and then the credits. some animations would have been great. But the idea was good. Some more informations would also be great. It was short fun anyway! :D

Rakart says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 10:47am

The last level was a bit hard to grasp, the shadows are flying in really fast :D.
I liked how it went from "relaxing" to "ho lawd help me" in such a short time.

The fact that you have to press space again after text is a bit problematic when there are waves incoming, I found myselft "stuck" quite some times.

Congratulations on the entry, cool idea !

Bumblepie says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 11:16am

The art is charming, but I'm not really sure what to do in the game, or what is going on at all! I interacted with a few things, and then there seemed to be some bullet hell sections which eventually became crazy difficult. I have no idea how you're meant to dodge the shadows, as the character is really slow!

kraftkar says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 12:18pm

I liked it

andyman404 says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 1:16am

Wow that shadow level got really scary. Congrats on finishing the compo!

madjackmcmad says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 3:33pm

I'll admit, I almost rated low and left because I couldn't make anything happen in the room. I tried again after reading all the comments and then started guessing at keys until I saw that space bar changed the ? over your head into text. From there I played up until the Shadow room, but it's too early in the morning to memorize patterns through trial and error :D I was never good at Battletoads.

Mr.Chippy says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 3:40pm

I liked the art style. The shadows were really hard to dodge. It was interesting though.

BlueTheLemon says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 6:12pm

What ? I your goal was to loose me, you did !

3 animation frame for the "Hero" would have gone a long way !

dominisz says ...
Dec 16, 2016 @ 6:20pm

I'm not sure what the game is about. I visited the rooms, avoided fireballs and shadows and saw credits screen :-) Is it all?

MrErdalUral says ...
Dec 21, 2016 @ 9:12am

I really liked the atmosphere. Art was enough to explain things. I did not get the story though. Good job any way. Thank you for the game!

Dec 21, 2016 @ 4:41pm

Nice graphic style, interesting game! I included it in my compilation video series of the Ludum Dare 37 games, if you’d like to take a look. :) https://youtu.be/OCZRRN3xYEY

Linear says ...
Dec 26, 2016 @ 7:56pm

It was pretty tough to get past some of those levels, and I think some feedback would've been nice to know that I took damage or whatever else it might've been. Interesting idea, though.

Dec 26, 2016 @ 8:18pm

Pretty good. I don't get it though. I wasn't able to progress once the black things started appearing, but there seemed to be an underlying story which is always saying something for a Ludum Dare game. Nicely done!

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