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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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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The player really wants to get to the second level but the developer didn't make it yet.
Really short, around 5 minutes! ...
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Genre: Point and click

Story:
John live in small apartment. He always sad. Prevent him from do something stupid.


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You wakeup in the Last Room. But can you escape from it? ...
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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)

You are confined ...
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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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All based in a single room can you figure out how to escape?

WASD or Arrow Keys to Move
Space to advance and interact

Only support Wi ...
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Furnish your new home, as space-efficiently as possible. ...
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Claustrophobia is a game, where you have to place random furniture in a small room. It feels a bit like tetris. The center of the showcasebo ...
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NOTE:
In order to play this, you need to open the game in two separate tabs.

Something has happened to your Christmas tree and its ruini ...
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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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NEET Simulator! It's a "totally realistic" experience of someone going through the harsh effort of doing mostly nothing every day. In NEET s ...
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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'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 ...
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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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A game about having fun with your friend Bubba.

----- Controls -----

Keyboard:
Arrow keys, Space + Z + X

Xbox Controller:
Analog ...
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The year is 1889. You have immigrated to America, and find yourself living in a small one-room apartment on the Lower East Side.

Before y ...
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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 ...
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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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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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This is a Rogue-like Room management.

Pick the furniture your roomies might need to survive.

Every cycle you might have the chance to ...
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This was my first Ludum Dare! I had a blast making this, and learned a ton. I hope you enjoy my silly little One Room game about a waiting r ...
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*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 ...
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An algebraic enigma wrapped in a mysterious, brooding envrionment. One Way Out is a (very) short virtual escape room.

Uses WASD and Mouse ...
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Intense arena shooter in a toilet sized room with a twist (actually).

How to play:
WASD + Mouse
Your ammo is limited to 5, refill it ...
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A Puzzle game about moving furniture.

16 levels.

Keyboard: Arrow keys, Z (pickup,drop,check), X (rotate), C (undo), enter/escape (menu ...
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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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Send messages

Receive messages

Play messages



/howtoplay

Use the <arrow keys>, <page up> and <page down> to navigate to a mes ...
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You awaken out of hibernation sleep to a ship that is mostly disabled. How did you get here?

Hints:
- Nav Console has a memory address o ...
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NOTE: This game is a bit like antichamber, make sure to explore all of the map before giving up!

WASD/Arrows to move
Q to throw bombs
E ...
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you're one roomba

clean things up!

~haxeflixel
~haxedevelop
~aseprite
~flstudio
~massive ...
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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?

Controls: A and D or arrow keys. Sp ...
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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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You are trapped in a room with no means of escape, but what's this strange lingering shadow doing?

Survive as long as you can in this eve ...
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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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Your son is leaving to go on an adventure. Support him by buying gifts, and sending him homegrown fruit. ...
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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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Emily is a short game about moving into someone's old room. Click interacts with everything. When you're in the room, use WASD or the arrow ...
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PLEASE PRESS THE FULLSCREEN BUTTON WHEN PLAYING :)

House Prices are insane nowadays!

People can't afford to rent more than ONE ROOM
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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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Game description:
Will you ever get out of this prison cell? Well... you can certainly try.
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You are an exorcist.
Find and destroy heart of poltergeist.

Gameplay GIFs:
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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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"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 ...
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You've been fighting with your S.O.
A house of one room can still be a house divided.
Get rid of every memory of them, or reconcile, but ...
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A simple platformer with a twist.

GOAL => Get the apple

Use A and D to move left and right
Use W to jump
Use R to respawn
Use E to ...
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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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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 Automatic Room Maintenance and Defense AI. You exist to do one thing: Protect and maintain this room.

If you can get the facil ...
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In our everyday lives, we all have friends, work, belongings... But what about our house? What if our room, was always "there". As a being. ...
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In The Oval Office you take the role of president Trump and as such you take the decisions. You must survive all 4 years of Trump mandate wi ...
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Ludum Dare 38 starts today and you're ready to make it count.

The objective of the game is to reach the highest score possibe. to achieve ...
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Have you ever wanted to manage an hotel ? Well, guess what ?! I am giving you that opportunity !!! The opportunity to be the proud manager o ...
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You own the worst hotel in the world: you only have one hotel room, but you are determined to offer the best hotel experience available, so ...
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The One Room Hotel has been in your family for generations, and the task of managing it has now fallen to you.
As the name implies, only on ...
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You're a student, looking for an affordable apartment. You've luckily found one, but it's suspiciously cheap!

Move with arrow keys, attac ...
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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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Congratulations ! You’re now the owner of a geek !

Take good care of your geek, as it is a fragile and delicate creature. Find some wor ...
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This is my first LD entrance and also graphics and animations :)
You must surivave all zombies waves, which want eat your brain :)

I pla ...
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Try, Get fried, Repeat is a fast-paced speedrunning game situated in a bedroom. The room is getting filled with lava, and the only way to sa ...
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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 ...
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You're about to embark on a creative project
It could be a music album, an animation, a novel, an artwork, a movie, a book, a game, a scrip ...
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Operation : Cheese


Your mission ! If you accept it. Is to capture a set number pieces of cheeses and in a limited time.

Be careful o ...
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You are stuck in a time loop damned to loop over and over again in the same room.

This is not a straightforward puzzle game. This might e ...
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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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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 ...
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Company is coming over and the house is a mess! Clean it up before they arrive or face the consequences.

HTML5 game using phaser.js

C ...
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Game requires WebGL and the Pointer Lock API. Plays fine on Chrome and recent versions of Firefox. ...
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Here you can play an easier version of the game, based on feedback with more control over walls:
http://manusaiz.com/videogames/ORHeasy/
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You're a sheep doing a bleep test. Run from side to side to score points. Arrows/WAD to move. M to mute. ...
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A bit of puzzle a bit of grind.

Used:

Unity
Probuilder
bfxr
Abundant music
Gimp
Audacity
Unity standard assets ...
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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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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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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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The Tea Room is a point and click adventure game that uses video. In it you have to make a proper cup a tea.

This game works on Desktop b ...
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You are a chill three-eyed alien goo-cat, and your owner is out for the day. Be a cat!

As a cat owner, I am convinced that cats are stran ...
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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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Controls:
F1 to go to main menu.
WASD or arrow keys. Space.
If you end up on roof or stuck click R, If that doesn't help hold it.
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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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Control with arrows and jump with space ...
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Instructions:
The goal of the game is simply to avoid bumping into the furniture as the room turns for as long as possible.

Controls:
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Congratulations, you're a tertiary interlink junction! Your function is to distribute packets.

There's even more good news: If you perfor ...
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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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Dungeon escape, where the room is your weapon.

1. You are a slime in a dungeon.

2. Lazy programmers have prevented you from leaving yo ...
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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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4/4 Room is a rogue-like game.


===12/18 UPDATE===
Post-Compo Release!
- Player & enemies display their level now.
- New gameplay: En ...
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A dream walking simulator.

Featuring:
-(One Room)s
-Spoopy atmosphere
-Terrible Sounds
-Walking in space or something

Controls:
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You are trapped in a bank. You are here alone with a ticking bomb. So can you escape the bank before the bomb explodes?

Controls:
WASD + ...
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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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You are the mana ...
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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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How to Play:
Rotate the room and match the color name displayed on the
top right to the correct wall color. If correct match, speed of
b ...
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EDIT : Web version is up (Font is Antialiased though Oo). By doing this export I noticed I forget to implement some sounds :P

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Beat all 10 levels as fast as possible!
Tell me your best score! Mine is; Deaths: 4 Time: 47.81!
Move with A&D or Left & Right, jump with ...
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Tower Defense!

Defend against the enemies trying to prevent you from enjoying your man cave! Time (clock) and Distractions (phone) will i ...
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Note: The HTML5 version is not as well optimized and should be considered somewhat experimental. Use the Windows version if possible.

Des ...
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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 ...
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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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This is a room escape game. Explore the tiny room you have found yourself trapped in, and find a way to escape!

Created in Unity



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Attention! The game in the browser is the post jam version. Original version is downloadable below.

New in V1.1
Lying Down
Physical Clo ...
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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 ...
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