Tag Archives: ludum dare

Bird Song

Today we’re going to check out an excellent little metroidvania platformer designed for LD31 called Bird Song by developer Daniel Linssen. We’ll face a series of increasingly difficult platforming challenges and must find sticks to make nests which function as checkpoints that the player can elect to place at certain points. Can you make your […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Not The Elephant

Today we’re going to have a quick look at Not The Elephant by developer Snapman_I_Am designed for the LD29 competition with the theme of “Beneath The Surface”. We’ll do our best to get to the center of this sculpture full of elephant by throwing cannonballs (or something?) at it. It’s actually a whole bunch of […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Entomophobia

Today we’re going to have a look at Entomophobia by developer Scott Slucher – a top-down wave based shooter designed for LD 31 with the theme “Entire Game on One Screen”. Featuring a unique presentation and some very fun gameplay, I have had no problem playing through this short game about 4 times now. I’d […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Visibility Zero

Today we’re going to check out a really cool first-person sci-fi survival game from LD 31 called Visibility Zero by developer Molecats. We have crash landed on a planet that is pitch black and can only use our little screen with three methods of seeing the world to find the parts we need to fix […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Owls Ever After

Today we’re going to check out a delightful little story about a family of owls called Owls Ever After by developers Mike and Tanya Mezhenin. We’ll tune through a radio dial where each notch represents one New Year’s memory – and we’ll try to set our memories right so the whole story is revealed. It’s […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

You Are Lost

You Are Lost by developers Farwyler, Shakemeluzifer and Bmuig is a short atmospheric action/survival game made for the Ludum Dare 31 game jam. Try to stay alive in the freezing, wolf infested woods by seeking out bonfires. Go too far away and you’ll freeze, make too much noise and you’ll be eaten… it’s a tough […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

RockRocket

Today we’re going to check out RockRocket by developer Backterria from the LD31 game jam. It’s fantastic and atmospheric and you should definitely try it.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Error: 562

Today we’re going to check out a short but very pretty space-shooter called Error: 562 by developer Elouan Harmand. Powered by UE4, Error: 562 has some very cool effects and feels quite nice to play, unfortunately it’s very much just a sample of what I hope to be potential gameplay in something larger in the […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Jumping n’ Jumping

Today we’re going to check out another Ludum Dare 31 entry: Jumping n’ Jumping by developer Eduardo. It’s a very simple and addictive platformer where you try to collect crystals for a high score – Super Crate Box style. As you progress, a series of obstacles spring up around you. Keep at it and see […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Proelium

Today we’re going to check out something called Proelium by developer Brokenbeach. Proelium is a quick top-down wave style shooter designed for Ludum Dare 31 with the theme “Entire Game on One Screen”. See how long you can survive as waves of enemies get progressively harder. Check out Proelium for free at the link below!

Leave a comment Continue Reading →