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An Ocean of Thoughts

by Ellian - MiniLD 56 Entry

I was too busy this month to do a proper game jam entry, so I made this in a total of 3 hours!

I went with both Awww for goals, Most keyboard keys and Only one mechanic for challenge, and Fishing for theme. :)

It's not really good, it's very artsy, but I hope you like it!

Downloads and Links


Comments

Cactus says ...
Feb 1, 2015 @ 10:29am

Love it! How many levels are there? I've only got to level 11 but I am really curious how the story goes!

Trilby1992 says ...
Feb 1, 2015 @ 11:14am

An interesting way to tell a story. It's a bit too depressing for my mood though. :D

dragonfi says ...
Feb 1, 2015 @ 4:22pm

I like the concept, but I'm not sure if I have much interaction with the plot. I tried many things but it always ends with a downer ending around day 6.

Am I doing something wrong? Is there a good or at least bitter-sweet ending I missed?

qirien says ...
Feb 2, 2015 @ 3:42am

Yeah, I am curious if there is a "good" ending...?

Feb 2, 2015 @ 4:25am

Interesting concept, played through a couple times and police keep coming after me? Maybe a little more instructions could help but great game and good job with the theme/goal/challenge.

Ellian says ...
Feb 2, 2015 @ 10:47am

Thanks everyone!

And no, there's not much more to it... again, I only gave myself 3 hours to do this.

Basically, your only control over the story is to try to delay the inevitable; the only thing that change is how fast the story is told.
Ultimately, if I could, I'd do different endings and a real difficulty balance, but... eeeeeeh. :)

Redunca says ...
Feb 2, 2015 @ 3:13pm

Hello !

I find your story interresting, the way you have to write the thoughts of the character is kind of unusual, well done.

You nailed it, and deserve even more since you did it so fast. Congratulations !

Jajo says ...
Feb 2, 2015 @ 5:19pm

The.. best.. game.. ever. I can't relate to all of it, but still xD

Feb 5, 2015 @ 2:56am

Nice concept, really deep. I included it in my MiniLD #56 compilation video series, if you’d like to check it out! http://youtu.be/1WtgOENtT8U

Feb 6, 2015 @ 9:06pm

I also included your game in an article of my favorites!
http://fireside.gamejolt.com/post/jam-favorites-minild-56-jukwb3p3
There is now a trophy on your profile as well :)

p01arst0rm says ...
Feb 11, 2015 @ 9:39am

this game is strangely very relaxing....

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