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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If you're locked up in a room with no console, how do you play your favorite genre - a platform game?

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Use mouse to control.

An engineer is voluntarily locked in a room to finish his life's masterpiece machine. In order to finish the projec ...
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Enter the mind of a troubled individual to help them overcome memories of their pained past. These memories are not receptive to change howe ...
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Get the passcode!

Control:
Use mouse
R - restart

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Sorry, but the web version doesn't work so I deleted it.
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[Note]: Please spend at least 3 mins in the game. There is a story, there is an ending... Don't just click a few items and quit... :\

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The Cellar is a little Lovecraft-inspired game. You play as Howard who wants to open the portal to the Other Realm in this odd cellar. But t ...
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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 ...
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A short game about a girl who is not allowed to follow her dreams. Her name is Moore and her passion is drawing. She is in a room that does ...
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You awaken out of hibernation sleep to a ship that is mostly disabled. How did you get here?

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You wakeup in the Last Room. But can you escape from it? ...
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About a pressure.

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The Story of a Ministry of Truth Employee is, apart from a very long name, a game about a man employed by the Ministry of Truth in the Orwel ...
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A game about having fun with your friend Bubba.

----- Controls -----

Keyboard:
Arrow keys, Space + Z + X

Xbox Controller:
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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.
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You log in to a chatroom. Some of the members have just completed a game jam and want your opinion on their work. What could go wrong?

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- THE SHIFTING ROOM -

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The Cold Cabin
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A short exploration game about the cold
Controls explained in ...
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The player really wants to get to the second level but the developer didn't make it yet.
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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 ...
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Play as a girl who is trapped in a mysterious room, but able to travel to various worlds in her dreams!


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"One Room".

You are in "THE One Room". The one room in which the fate of humanity is decided:

The control center of a nuclear missile ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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You have awoken in the night and need to use the restroom, though perhaps there is more to it than that. The less known the better

Arrow ...
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You are an exorcist.
Find and destroy heart of poltergeist.

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Ludum Dare 37 Entry: The Hunter

HEADPHONES REQUIRED

Someone is stalking you...

Find the key and escape before he finds you.

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A short, mellow, aesthetically-driven game. ...
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There is a secret hiding in there with you. Will you unleash it? ...
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Sally is in a room.
Kidnapped for her powers.
She doesn't want to do a new demonstration for the mens behind the mirror. They decide to br ...
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Nightowl is a chat-based visual novel about a group of high school friends trying to keep in touch after graduation and the strain that time ...
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NOTE: This game requires a Vive. Might work on the Oculus (with Touch) too.

A VR world painting experience inspired by the short film She ...
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My first Ludum Dare in a long, long time. Feels good to be back, but feels bad having to get started with scripting in Unity from basically ...
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Non Euclidean Room is an exploration game in a strange land. How many time a room can be connected to itself ?
Your goal is to make a menta ...
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You are an unnamed man in an unknown room. You need to figure out why you are there and how to get out. ...
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Something woke you early from cryo-sleep.
There's only room for one on this ship.
Vent the airlocks and kill that...thing!

Room for On ...
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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 ...
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An algebraic enigma wrapped in a mysterious, brooding envrionment. One Way Out is a (very) short virtual escape room.

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~* 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 ...
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A game about an insecure snail learning about life and home from forest friends.

Some people have had issues in chrome, if you do please ...
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you're one roomba

clean things up!

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~haxedevelop
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WHOOSH! He comes dashing into the room– those are the most stylish skates you've ever seen! Who is he? The crowd watches in awe. He is her ...
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Scroll down for links!

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// DESCRIPTION

A game about sensory deprivation tanks. Su ...
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WASD to move, K to pick up items, J to use item, Q to drop felt, E to drop item.

You play as performance artist Joseph Beuys in this recr ...
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Comfort Zone
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(Note: at the end of this description is a link to a version that fixes some of the bugs)

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Changes in v1.0.1: (no content or gameplay was changed)
- Fixed a platform-dependent Unity build issue which broke seamless audio looping a ...
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TLDR: Everything you need to know is described in the game! Just play it already! :)


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Welcome to my relaxin ...
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This is an experimental game *cough* walking simulator *cough* about exploring the last thoughts of a man who is distraught with his loss.
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​"Ask Her" is a narrative parser-like game where you get to... well, ask her about whatever subject you want :)

Ask, get to know her.. ...
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An interactive fiction piece about the transition from childhood to adulthood in a post-apocalyptic scenario.

All text, written in ink.
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Rule the kingdom from your room. Or...

Controls:
WASD or Arrows - movement
Space - action

Loading of web version can take some time. ...
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General:
You are an engineer on a cargo ship. When pirates are suddenly hijacking the ship, they destroy the engine and only one room at a ...
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FPS arena survival game with vaporwave aesthetics ...
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Imagine a tamagotchi game but with your own little human!

-Get happiness by reading, food by eating in the fridge, energy by sleeping and ...
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In deep space, the colony ship NCF Elizabeth V is under attack from pirate gunships
Aboard are 1000 crew. Can you save them all?...

Clos ...
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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

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This ludum dare I could not figure out a good gameplay fitting for the theme so I went with a simple point and click game.
I got a bit lost ...
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You're alone in the mountains, a fierce cold is setting in, and food stores in your one room cabin are dangerously low.

Venture out and y ...
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Your Goal is to ESCAPE.
Wherefrom?
And where?
Does everything happen in ONE multidimensional ROOM?
Or is it just a dream?





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Game description:
Will you ever get out of this prison cell? Well... you can certainly try.
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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 ...
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Sleep well, or not.
Don't be scared.

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Use firefox or Chrome with WebGl enabled ...
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THIS GAME IS A SATIRE STORY!

Have you ever wondered what's it like being a pixel artist(or just an artist) for a living? Well now you can ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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A short game about waiting rooms made for #LDJAM.

No keyboard required (only a mouse).
Bugs could happen(let me know if you find them!) ...
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On this game, I attempted to mix gameplay and story within the theme.

Didn't have much time to create the art, so it ended up looking pre ...
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Alone does not necessarily meet the strict definitions of what a video game is, it's an experience, from which you can draw as much or as li ...
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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 ...
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Please help these dragons by melting snow so they can meet their friends.
They are too cold to move in the snow and some have frozen...!
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You are the mana ...
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Explore a mysterious and exciting dungeon filled with exciting mysteries without ever leaving the same room!

Why would you change rooms w ...
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Just sweep up the mess, tidy the bookshelves, water the plants.

Cleanse, mend, repair.

Repeat until satisfied.

<3

Lots of stuff ...
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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 ...
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Trapped in a room of a house haunted by evil, you light up your room, break down walls to make your room bigger, rescue other survivors, and ...
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"Tomb of the Glitch King"

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

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You have received a mysterious invitation to a LAN party, and upon arrival you find out that the host has gone missing! Time to investigate! ...
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You're agent 0037. Being an agent requires training. Luckily you have a team of scientist behind you who can create simulation training sess ...
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--------------[ JADE'S GAUNTLET ]-------------------------------------------

After acquiring the precious Jade's Gauntlet, the Dwarf was ...
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You're a teenager, stuck inside one boring old room. Boring... except there's more to this room than meets the eye. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Saturday, 2:55 AM
I sit at my living room desk, which is covered with the parts of dual-extruder head of my new 3D printer and think to mys ...
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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 ...
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Send messages

Receive messages

Play messages



/howtoplay

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Room 007 has accepted a new mission.

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Goal: Get rid of the bomb.
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A game about exploring a strange room.

Controls (also explained in-game)
-WASD: Move
-Mouse: Look
-Left/Right Click: Interact
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4th Snail Indoor World Championship - the only racing game where you don't have to watch the road!

Get competitive with your computer or ...
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If the game keeps loading, you should try to press space everywhere on the screen.

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A very deep trip into a very small room. ...
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HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER
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After watching countless hours of property development on TV, you've decided to take the step to try some of y ...
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Fulfill your duties as a fire extinguisher and put out the ever spreading fires threatening your surprisingly flammable room.

Click in a ...
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[RECOMMENDED SETTINGS: FULL SCREEN 640x480 OR LOWEST RESOLUTION]

[CONTAINS FLASHING COLORS]


in a place, there's some flwrs


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Instructions:

(Note: may take a while to load)

Build one big room from different dungeon segments.

Complete horizontal and vertica ...
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You are Maita. You have been trapped in the underworld of Ukhu Pacha by the Incan God Supay.

You must find his "ONE ROOM" - the THRONE RO ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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You're a knight serving some dark lord. Your duty is to defend the box of dark secrets from invaders. Defeat waves of incoming enemies.

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