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.

Back to results | Browse all Entries |

Top Entries - Fun

1.

The objective is simple - get to the other end of the room. But there is a twist - to complete the game you must do it more than 10 times, a ...
- Fun
- Theme
- Overall
#65 - Mood
#98 - Innovation
2.

You are placed in a small room. But it soon gets bigger and bigger...

Survive 30 waves, and unlock hardcore mode.

Controls:WASD, Mouse ...
- Fun
#28 - Overall
3.

After a night of heavy drinking in a foreign land, you are captured by local law enforcement and forced to stand trial for heinous crimes yo ...
- Fun
- Coolness
#7 - Overall
#18 - Innovation
4.

Send messages

Receive messages

Play messages



/howtoplay

Use the <arrow keys>, <page up> and <page down> to navigate to a mes ...
- Overall
- Innovation
- Coolness
#4 - Fun
#29 - Theme
#55 - Humor
#83 - Mood
5.

It's the year 2764, and you have been sent to the infinity one-room prison to serve your time... Tired of the excruciating boredom, you grab ...
- Coolness
#5 - Fun
#9 - Audio
#10 - Overall
#23 - Mood
#70 - Humor
#71 - Innovation
6.

Robotron: Reloaded! It's a fangame sequel to the original arcade classic Robotron: 2048. This time it's less action oriented and a bit more ...
#6 - Fun
#18 - Audio
#37 - Overall
#70 - Mood
7.
TIE

Room 007 has accepted a new mission.

===============================
Goal: Get rid of the bomb.
Controls: Mouse click to interact with ...
- Coolness
#4 - Overall
#6 - Theme
#7 - Fun
#11 - Innovation
#18 - Graphics
#42 - Humor
#83 - Mood
7.
TIE

Just play it.

I played around with the idea of you being the game room in some classic games. Took a turn a few hours in and went in a li ...
- Coolness
#7 - Fun
#7 - Innovation
#14 - Overall
9.

. ...
- Overall
#7 - Graphics
#9 - Fun
#9 - Audio
#17 - Mood
#38 - Innovation
10.

Edit 13-12-2016-Unexpectedly the embed version on my server is showing ads, I had to switch the embed version to the itch.io page

One Roo ...
- Coolness
#10 - Fun
#35 - Overall
#63 - Audio
#65 - Theme
11.

The player really wants to get to the second level but the developer didn't make it yet.
Really short, around 5 minutes! ...
- Theme
- Humor
#8 - Overall
#11 - Fun
#14 - Innovation
#19 - Mood
12.
TIE

Thanks to budget cuts this year, Santa had to sell all his storage rooms. Help Santa managing his one last storage room! The more presents y ...
#12 - Fun
#34 - Innovation
#50 - Overall
#69 - Graphics
#83 - Mood
#93 - Audio
#94 - Humor
12.
TIE

Hoplitelite!

=== What is this? ===

Inspired loosely by a previous LD entry (and now excellent Android/iOS app) 'hoplite', but mostly j ...
- Coolness
#12 - Fun
#15 - Overall
12.
TIE

Punchies is like munchies, but with punching. You just can't stop!

Goal:
This game is about punching stuff. Punch stuff. Make sure you h ...
- Humor
- Audio
#12 - Fun
#20 - Mood
#50 - Overall
15.
TIE

You're stuck in a room... but you can take it with you! Punch your way through a cavern filled with homicidal robots and ancient evils, and ...
#8 - Innovation
#14 - Theme
#15 - Fun
15.
TIE

Hit as many elves into the room as possible.
More elves = more gifts!

* Arrow keys to move

* A to hit the elves

* S to Jump

T ...
- Coolness
#6 - Humor
#15 - Fun
#28 - Overall
#34 - Graphics
#40 - Audio
#56 - Mood
15.
TIE

You are the keeper of a dark lord's altar. Legions of knights in shining armour have come to desecrate it. You must protect your lord's alta ...
- Coolness
#12 - Overall
#15 - Fun
#35 - Mood
#64 - Graphics
#77 - Audio
18.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

You are the mana ...
- Coolness
#15 - Overall
#18 - Fun
#27 - Innovation
#33 - Humor
#40 - Audio
#70 - Mood
#90 - Theme
#100 - Graphics
19.

- KILLOBIT -
Pop 3 bubbles.

Post your time in the comments.

xbox 360 gamepad:
move: d-pad
shoot: A/Y
Jump: X/B

Keyboard
mo ...
#19 - Fun
#36 - Overall
#69 - Graphics
20.
TIE

Your goal is to reach the dark flag by navigating the room.
Once you reach the dark flag, the flags switch their color and the room rearran ...
- Coolness
#20 - Fun
#23 - Overall
#62 - Theme
#93 - Innovation
20.
TIE

INF is a game about what INF is a game about.

Er... I mean, INF is a game about recursion. There are infinitely many rooms in every level ...
- Innovation
#12 - Overall
#18 - Theme
#20 - Fun
22.

Notepad Hero!

In this one room roguelike you fight against other geometry in a small space which continually gets more cramped with enemi ...
#22 - Fun
23.
TIE

Changes in v1.0.1: (no content or gameplay was changed)
- Fixed a platform-dependent Unity build issue which broke seamless audio looping a ...
- Audio
- Coolness
#15 - Overall
#21 - Humor
#23 - Fun
#46 - Mood
#81 - Innovation
#83 - Theme
23.
TIE

Circlin' has a simple concept. Hold left click to apply force and catch the circles by hitting them with your tail. Targets keep spawning wi ...
#23 - Fun
#39 - Innovation
25.
TIE

Twin stick horde mode defensive arcade action! How's that for buzzwords? Play as a lich who rules over a single mighty room. Balance the THR ...
#25 - Fun
#65 - Overall
25.
TIE

Classic defend the castle game with lots of fun store items and weapons!

-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= ...
#25 - Fun
#46 - Humor
#81 - Overall
#93 - Audio
27.
TIE

4/4 Room is a rogue-like game.


===12/18 UPDATE===
Post-Compo Release!
- Player & enemies display their level now.
- New gameplay: En ...
- Coolness
#27 - Fun
#28 - Overall
#57 - Innovation
#87 - Theme
27.
TIE

Models with chainsaws. I'm not really sure why but once I'd started I had to stick with it...

Use the mouse to select options and the lef ...
- Coolness
#13 - Humor
#27 - Fun
#65 - Audio
#82 - Mood
29.
TIE

A Puzzle game about moving furniture.

16 levels.

Keyboard: Arrow keys, Z (pickup,drop,check), X (rotate), C (undo), enter/escape (menu ...
- Coolness
#4 - Overall
#27 - Theme
#29 - Fun
#53 - Innovation
#83 - Audio
#84 - Graphics
29.
TIE

Play as a strange alien creature laying eggs and defending her brood in this game of turn-based tactical sliming.

Have fun splatting mons ...
- Coolness
#29 - Fun
#73 - Overall
#82 - Innovation
31.

In MagicPanic, you play an evil wizard in his dungeon.
An army of adventurers are coming to try to kill you. It's up to you to stop them wi ...
- Coolness
#31 - Fun
#61 - Overall
#67 - Graphics
#83 - Audio
32.
TIE

Imagine a tamagotchi game but with your own little human!

-Get happiness by reading, food by eating in the fridge, energy by sleeping and ...
- Coolness
#32 - Fun
#34 - Theme
#37 - Overall
#51 - Humor
#54 - Mood
#63 - Audio
#100 - Graphics
32.
TIE

"Tomb of the Glitch King"

Play it in your browser - follow the web link below!

Made by KappaIX (a.k.a Doctor_Kappa, a.k.a. me!) in 48 ...
- Coolness
#32 - Fun
#45 - Theme
#45 - Overall
#56 - Audio
#76 - Mood
32.
TIE

Build a factory within 4 minutes. Make as much money as possible, or the raddest factory you can imagine!

Keys:

Arrow Keys: Move t ...
- Coolness
#20 - Overall
#32 - Fun
35.

STORY:

You are an old BeardedBear that lives in the woods, you built your tiny house and you are finally relaxing.

But now the forest ...
- Coolness
#35 - Fun
#51 - Humor
#93 - Audio
36.
TIE

A game about exploring a strange room.

Controls (also explained in-game)
-WASD: Move
-Mouse: Look
-Left/Right Click: Interact
-Space: ...
- Coolness
#36 - Fun
#37 - Overall
#87 - Mood
36.
TIE

Cockroaches invaded your kitchen. You have to get rid of them using a bug spray. Place the spray on empty square or create a stack of sprays ...
- Coolness
#36 - Fun
#49 - Innovation
38.
TIE

PLEASE PRESS THE FULLSCREEN BUTTON WHEN PLAYING :)

House Prices are insane nowadays!

People can't afford to rent more than ONE ROOM
...
#34 - Graphics
#38 - Fun
#40 - Theme
#77 - Humor
#88 - Audio
38.
TIE

Cave Jumper is a game where you have to prove your worth by jumping around in the mysterious cave, avoiding falling rocks and gain the bigge ...
#38 - Fun
40.

Comfort Zone
------------

(Note: at the end of this description is a link to a version that fixes some of the bugs)

You are confined ...
- Coolness
#4 - Theme
#4 - Innovation
#9 - Overall
#22 - Humor
#30 - Audio
#40 - Fun
#43 - Mood
41.

Grab yourself some hot chocolate, prop your feet up by the fire, and relax this Christmas. Take up a cozy little hobby. Why don't you build ...
- Coolness
#7 - Mood
#15 - Overall
#17 - Graphics
#41 - Fun
42.
TIE

Claim Your Color is a game where you have to paint the room with your color in order to claim the room as yours. << made up story, it actual ...
- Coolness
#42 - Fun
#72 - Audio
#90 - Overall
42.
TIE

You are captured by some alien creature, trapped in a room. Fortunately, you found a gun. Now it's time to escape the room!

Controls

...
- Coolness
#42 - Fun
42.
TIE

You're agent 0037. Being an agent requires training. Luckily you have a team of scientist behind you who can create simulation training sess ...
#10 - Humor
#42 - Fun
#50 - Overall
#78 - Mood
42.
TIE

It's time to re-decorate the house, and someone else is in charge of it (which frankly is the way you like it). They still want you to deco ...
- Coolness
#37 - Overall
#42 - Fun
#49 - Audio
#53 - Innovation
#67 - Mood
#83 - Theme
46.
TIE

Created by Steven Miller for Ludum Dare 37: One Room
You just landed a new job at the organization and shipping department, where you will ...
- Coolness
#23 - Overall
#46 - Fun
#63 - Innovation
#77 - Graphics
#95 - Humor
46.
TIE

You are a hotel concierge, and you must do your best to get all your guests to survive the night. Unfortunately, your boss has forbidden you ...
- Coolness
#13 - Humor
#31 - Innovation
#46 - Fun
#57 - Overall
#61 - Mood
46.
TIE

You are an exterminator sent to do a job you know nothing about. Next thing you know you are in a constantly changing room surrounded by mon ...
#46 - Fun
#68 - Overall
#69 - Graphics
#99 - Mood
46.
TIE

In Dungeon 2.0, you play as the head engineer of the royal King - who has somehow become trapped in "Dungeon 2.0," a specialized arena being ...
- Coolness
#46 - Fun
#98 - Overall
46.
TIE

Howdy!

Grippy Mouse is an arcade style game where you need to find each exit to the level. You have a grappling hook that that can pull ...
#28 - Overall
#37 - Graphics
#46 - Fun
#47 - Audio
#96 - Mood
46.
TIE

Back before you decided to settle down for an office job, you used to be the face of every kids favorite cool beverage — Sugar Juice! For ...
- Coolness
#28 - Humor
#46 - Fun
52.
TIE

Explore a mysterious and exciting dungeon filled with exciting mysteries without ever leaving the same room!

Why would you change rooms w ...
#29 - Graphics
#50 - Overall
#52 - Fun
#70 - Mood
#81 - Audio
52.
TIE

[ Server is Offline for the night (NZT) ]
A competitive multiplayer platformer that almost never was.

Goal:
- Be the highest player i ...
- Coolness
#52 - Fun
#68 - Overall
#70 - Innovation
52.
TIE

A game where you play a little something in a boxing ring. Fight or die.

This is my first Ludum Dare and I hope my game is not that bad. ...
#52 - Fun
55.
TIE

Objective:
Fill in enough room without getting getting hit in the process

Controls:
*WASD/Arrows for movement
*R/Backspace to start/r ...
- Coolness
#55 - Fun
55.
TIE

You are putting your kid to bed and suddenly monsters appear under the bed! Fight them in this rock & roll themed beat em up with a story sp ...
- Coolness
#22 - Audio
#51 - Humor
#55 - Fun
#79 - Mood
55.
TIE

Use mouse click to select slime.
Use W,S,D,A to move the selected slime.
Press "B" while looking towards an empty spot to build a path.
T ...
#4 - Graphics
#55 - Fun
55.
TIE

A minimalistic roguelike in 128x128 pixels.

Your objective is to find the room. There are many rooms like it, but that one is special. Go ...
#55 - Fun
59.
TIE

Horde room is a one room wave game where you kill enemies and buy new weapons from the shop. It has 9 waves + bosswave. ...
- Coolness
#59 - Fun
#65 - Audio
59.
TIE

Select level and pray

New version now as I always wanted to be

Cursors + Z,X ...
- Coolness
#59 - Fun
#99 - Audio
61.

Spell Bear!
You are practicing magic when suddenly, oh no! Everything goes wrong! Now the whole room is out to get you!
Use your awesome w ...
- Coolness
#61 - Fun
62.
TIE

Instructions:

(Note: may take a while to load)

Build one big room from different dungeon segments.

Complete horizontal and vertica ...
#20 - Overall
#29 - Innovation
#60 - Audio
#62 - Fun
#91 - Graphics
#94 - Mood
62.
TIE

One more Room and I can escape... ...
#62 - Fun
#87 - Overall
62.
TIE

It Only Gets More Cluttered is a puzzle platformer where the room gets more cluttered with walls and platforms as you move towards the level ...
#6 - Overall
#13 - Innovation
#23 - Mood
#62 - Fun
#65 - Theme
#77 - Audio
62.
TIE

You're a sheep doing a bleep test. Run from side to side to score points. Arrows/WAD to move. M to mute. ...
#42 - Humor
#62 - Fun
#68 - Theme
66.

A game about having fun with your friend Bubba.

----- Controls -----

Keyboard:
Arrow keys, Space + Z + X

Xbox Controller:
Analog ...
#12 - Mood
#14 - Theme
#20 - Humor
#21 - Graphics
#39 - Innovation
#46 - Overall
#66 - Fun
67.
TIE

KAROOM! is a versus game for 2-4 players (3-4 recommended). Before gameplay, each player selects a room to include in the arena, and as each ...
#52 - Audio
#62 - Humor
#67 - Fun
67.
TIE

Live to Die Again is a small, and simple game.
You start out in a randomly generated room, with nothing but a pistol
to save you from an o ...
- Coolness
#67 - Fun
69.
TIE

The Nights is an endless turn-based tactics game.

How to play:
-Clear each level by destroying all enemy units.
-Click one of your unit ...
#43 - Graphics
#54 - Overall
#69 - Fun
69.
TIE

You're stuck in a room that constantly gets more dangerous as time goes on.
Also, you have a grappling hook.
Survive for as long as possib ...
- Coolness
#69 - Fun
71.
TIE

You wakeup in the Last Room. But can you escape from it? ...
#4 - Theme
#10 - Mood
#27 - Overall
#57 - Innovation
#71 - Fun
71.
TIE

*Note: The embedded game frame on the ludum dare site is too short. For best results play full-screen or click "Web" below to play on itch.i ...
#19 - Innovation
#22 - Theme
#46 - Overall
#71 - Fun
71.
TIE

Marimo is a sea algae that is tired of living small and cramped and has decided to take over its room. WASD only.
...
- Coolness
#35 - Audio
#71 - Fun
71.
TIE

My submission for Ludum Dare 37!

Navigate your player through 12 levels, each expanding on the last! Dodge lasers, spikes, and a boss? Sa ...
#71 - Fun
71.
TIE

One Room, One Core. A game made in 48 hours.
Can you defend the only power source left in the entire world? The world's fate will be decide ...
- Coolness
#71 - Fun
76.
TIE

Rules:
===============================
Tap on screen to jump!
On platform with arrow you jump much higher!
Go to the highscore!

Press ...
- Coolness
#23 - Audio
#76 - Fun
76.
TIE

Observe the single in-game screenshot. That will be the only room you navigate in this game. But thanks to some contrived jargon about space ...
#76 - Fun
76.
TIE

Withstand a drone uprising. Use your laser gun to kill everything you see.

CONTROLS
- WASD: movement
- Left mouse button: shoot
- Spac ...
- Coolness
#76 - Fun
79.

The Professor Killalot must defend the crystal from the hordes of monsters.
Fortunately he is loaded with weapons.

Featuring 5 different ...
#35 - Audio
#79 - Fun
#90 - Humor
#95 - Graphics
80.

A game made in under 48 hours about making a game in under 48 hours.

Game is playable with mouse, just click the objects to start using t ...
- Coolness
#21 - Theme
#50 - Graphics
#50 - Humor
#63 - Mood
#80 - Fun
#81 - Overall
81.
TIE

You find yourself in a prison cell. You have no idea what happened. All you know is you want to survive the evil game of the supervisors.
...
- Coolness
#6 - Innovation
#14 - Mood
#23 - Overall
#81 - Fun
81.
TIE

In a bleak distant future, humanity has lost the need for human interaction, relying on AIs and robots to handle the needs of daily life. Al ...
- Coolness
#45 - Theme
#47 - Innovation
#81 - Fun
#95 - Overall
#96 - Mood
81.
TIE

~* FLOWER SHOP *~

I live in a tiny flower shop, with just one room! Each day, customers come past and tell me what type of flowers they w ...
#12 - Audio
#28 - Overall
#35 - Mood
#81 - Fun
#81 - Graphics
#90 - Humor
#95 - Theme
84.
TIE

I originally intended this to be a Papers, Please parody, about a (silly) dystopian future from a fast food restaurant. Of course, I ran out ...
#26 - Humor
#46 - Graphics
#83 - Overall
#84 - Fun
84.
TIE

Includes everything...even the kitchen sink!

Kitchen Wizard Pinball is a classic, physics-based pinball game centered around working in y ...
#28 - Graphics
#72 - Overall
#84 - Fun
84.
TIE

NOTE: The game has a auto save feature :D
"Find it in a store near you!"

Super Battle Cycle is the ultra top down shooting motorcycle dr ...
- Coolness
#36 - Innovation
#84 - Fun
84.
TIE

A simple physics-based 2.5D puzzle game with 8 levels.

Each level is divided up into "rooms". Only one these is active at a time, selecte ...
#33 - Innovation
#84 - Fun
84.
TIE

"Before your ungrateful owners replace you with a N**to, go ahead and ruin their brand new studio apartment."

Object of Play:

Step 0: ...
- Coolness
#16 - Humor
#55 - Graphics
#77 - Overall
#84 - Fun
84.
TIE

Build weapons, repair walls and fight cat monsters! All in one room! A fast paced, action, shooting game where you have to choose how to spe ...
- Coolness
#84 - Fun
#95 - Theme
90.
TIE

You are stranded in space, and the only thing keeping you alive is the space module that you are tethered to.

Gather resources and bring ...
- Coolness
#29 - Innovation
#90 - Fun
90.
TIE

Go into a temple/ancient ruins/whatever-it-is and find the treasure room!
(Eh? Get it? It's the ONE ROOM that matters to you!.. ok, well I ...
- Coolness
#90 - Fun
90.
TIE

Can you solve the puzzle and escape the room?

Controls:

WASD - Move.
CTRL - Crouch.
Left Mouse Button - Actions. ...
#90 - Fun
90.
TIE

Catch blobs with a grappling hook!

You’re in a room full of blobs, and they have an overwhelming desire to escape. Use your grappling h ...
#68 - Innovation
#90 - Fun
90.
TIE

Two wizards enter the Duelist's Chamber - one wizard leaves!

Duelist's Chamber is a boss-focused shooter in which you battle one of five ...
- Coolness
#90 - Fun
90.
TIE

I decided to make a short little adventure game based on tabletop RPGs like Dungeons and Dragons. This is my first Ludum Dare game. :)

Co ...
#22 - Humor
#65 - Overall
#90 - Fun
#100 - Theme
96.
TIE

I wasn't sure where I was going with this, but at least I finished it!

It's inspired by a flash game I used to play years ago, where you ...
- Coolness
#96 - Fun
96.
TIE

Are you prepared for this over-the-top, mega-awesome, insanely graphicalized, particle-inducing, mind-exploding soundified game?

What do ...
#96 - Fun
98.
TIE

Fulfill your duties as a fire extinguisher and put out the ever spreading fires threatening your surprisingly flammable room.

Click in a ...
- Coolness
#49 - Humor
#57 - Innovation
#88 - Graphics
#90 - Mood
#90 - Overall
#98 - Fun
98.
TIE

A brave explorer sets out to make it through the Doom Tomb to find what lies within the one True room!

A relatively short but difficult p ...
#35 - Audio
#44 - Graphics
#98 - Overall
#98 - Fun
#99 - Mood
98.
TIE

Get the passcode!

Control:
Use mouse
R - restart

----------------
Sorry, but the web version doesn't work so I deleted it.
LINUX B ...
- Graphics
- Coolness
#4 - Mood
#5 - Audio
#20 - Overall
#25 - Humor
#73 - Theme
#98 - Fun

[cache: storing page]