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    Ludum Dare 22

    December 16th-19th 2011 :: Theme: Alone

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    ROM CHECK FAIL WITHOUT A CAUSE - ExciteMike - Jam Entry

    With apologies to Farbs and Sergio Cornaga.

    (source included in windows zip)

    Uses the source code (http://www.farbs.org/?p=696 ) to ROM CHECK FAIL made by Farbs (http://www.farbs.org) and riffs on Pac-Man Without a Cause by Sergio Cornaga.

    For those that don't get the connection to the theme: the enemies have been removed, leaving the player alone and without an objective.

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    Ratings

    #30Humor(Jam)2.81
    #114Audio(Jam)1.86
    #117Fun(Jam)2.00
    #122Innovation(Jam)1.88
    #123Mood(Jam)1.79
    #139Theme(Jam)1.88
    #141Overall(Jam)2.07
    #153Graphics(Jam)1.87
    #649Community1.67
    #685Coolness0%

    Comments

    iisjreg says ...
    Dec 17, 2011 @ 5:44pm

    Hahahaha. That gave me brainfag.

    Enimal says ...
    Dec 17, 2011 @ 6:43pm

    Excelent

    Oxydam says ...
    Dec 17, 2011 @ 6:44pm

    Very good experience but I don't understand the link with the theme.

    strkl says ...
    Dec 17, 2011 @ 7:29pm

    Nice but i really don't see the link with the theme, and the sound effect is really too loud ^^'

    elektron says ...
    Dec 17, 2011 @ 8:21pm

    Great!

    Aslai says ...
    Dec 19, 2011 @ 6:11am

    This game was somewhat entertaining, but all of the resources belong to someone else, the game itself is just a lightly modified version of an old game, and it was really quite boring. Sorry :(

    Matt Rix says ...
    Dec 19, 2011 @ 12:51pm

    Entertaining, although I agree with the others that this breaks some of the jam rules (especially about bringing pre-made assets and all that). Fun, and nice way to twist it so that you're "alone".

    ExciteMike says ...
    Dec 19, 2011 @ 2:11pm

    *sigh* I thought the rules (http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/rules/) made it pretty clear that this stuff is allowed for the JAM.

    As I'm sure you can all tell, this was not a very serious entry, but I feel it is better to have made it and shared it than not. Relax and have fun!

    Dec 19, 2011 @ 7:19pm

    Nice little gag :-)

    marudziik says ...
    Dec 19, 2011 @ 9:10pm

    Awesome. Great idea.

    Eelfroth says ...
    Dec 19, 2011 @ 9:56pm

    I enjoyed it!

    shard123 says ...
    Dec 20, 2011 @ 1:20pm

    Seems like an exact copy of the original ROM CHECK FAIL except without any enemies!

    ExciteMike says ...
    Dec 20, 2011 @ 11:07pm

    In reply to shard123: EXACTLY

    Tex Killer says ...
    Dec 25, 2011 @ 6:11pm

    Very good experience but I don't understand the link with the theme.(2)

    summaky says ...
    Dec 26, 2011 @ 3:05pm

    The link to the theme is, in my opinion, weak. But the worse is the blatant use of copyrighted material. Also, not very fun to "play".

    Make A Game says ...
    Dec 27, 2011 @ 9:18pm

    I didn't know we could submit something like this, and I'm still not sure. Can we?

    Pierrec says ...
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 3:35pm

    I didn't see much difference with the original Rom Check Fail except there is no enemies...oh wait...that's the point!
    I love Rom Check Fail, so I love this one too, and I like the twist...but I really don't know how to rate it...I think I'll only rate Innovation, theme and humor.

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