Save Bomb Kingdom, sweetie! And stop eating cake!

The results for Ludum Dare 23 were announced. My game This Precious Land came 6th! Thanks to everyone who voted! I’ve been avoiding showing too much of the later stages of the game, as the fun of it is discovering how the game works through playing. But here’s my perfect landscape, I think.

I thought I’d write a quick postmortem of my recent Ludum Dare entry, This Precious Land. For those who don’t know, Ludum Dare is a 48-hour game creation competition. A theme is given at the start of the time, and all art, audio and code must be created in the time frame by one person. […]

“Learn the workings of nature, and make us proud of This Precious Land.”

The results were announced for Ludum Dare 22, for which I created Split Party. The game was voted joint 6th overall, and joint 3rd in the Fun category. That’s made my day! Thanks to everyone who voted, and congrats to the winners. Go check out some of the games.

Separate the blocks from their friends of the same colour – we don’t want them partying too hard.

This weekend I’m working on a game for the Ludum Dare 48 hour game making competition. The theme is ‘alone’, which initially sounded pretty gloomy to me – so I’m making something as bright and colourful as possible. My initial idea was to reverse the classic puzzle game mechanic of matching things of the same […]