Ludum Dare 25: Mad Princess

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“Mad Princess” by Jussi Simpanen. “[A] tower defen[s]e type of game. You control the princess, who uses blood as currency, to set up different traps from spiky floors to crossbow sentries to kill the invading heroes!” Damsel in distress? …
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Ludum Dare 25: The Quite Annoying League

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“The Quite Annoying League” by Pierre Corbinais. “You need to strongly bother your victims, but just not enough to allow them to reproach you anything.” This point’n’click adventure called “The Quite Annoying League” is just hilarious. Be annoying, but …
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Ludum Dare 25: TYRANOFORCE

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“TYRANOFORCE” by Max Kaufmann & Frederic Tarabout. “[A]n intrepid hero is after you. Send your countless minions after him in a reversed bullet hell shoot ‘em up style game.” I like the concept of a reversed shoot’em up: In …
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Ludum Dare 25: The Cards Never Lie

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“The Cards Never Lie” by saguaro. “Solve the crime using your fake psychic powers and some old-fashioned snooping.” The dialogues of “The Cards Never Lie” are extremely well-written and give this detective game a wonderful noir vibe. Also I like …
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Ludum Dare 26: Budget Squad

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“Budget Squad” by Sébastien Bénard. “[The ship] Minnie has a [lamp] and she is [invincible,] […] Malism has the [gun], but no light, and only [one] life!” The pixel art in “Budget Squad” wonderful and amazing, the gameplay pretty …
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Ludum Dare 26: Lunar Rain

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“Lunar Rain” by Stefan Srb. “A short [a]dventure [g]ame about a girl […] who has gone to the [m]oon to find answers but soon has to decide what’s important to her.” It’s interesting what kind of atmosphere you can …
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Ludum Dare 26: Katana Senpou

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“Katana Senpou” by Pedro Medeiros. “This game is a tribute to the games that I liked when I was young, so all the Japanese text and voice (and even the [title]!) make absolutely no sense.” “Katana Senpou” is a …
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Ludum Dare 26: Persist

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“Persist” by Jussi Simpanen. “As you trek deeper into the dungeon, you lose your skills one by one, making your quest more and more dangerous.” “Persist” is a wonderful story about forgiveness and sacrifices in ludic form. The platformer …
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