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Ludum Dare 29

The theme for Ludum Dare 29 was "Beneath the Surface."

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You can continue to update and improve your game after the LD deadline, this collection is intended to put the game origins in context and inform players about LD.

  • The Valley Rule
    The Valley Rule by Raiyumi

    Explore, Platform, and guide your way beneath the surface.

    Score
    4.17 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    78,996 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Hanoka
    Hanoka by WolveGames

    Hanoka the spirit hunter

    Score
    4.15 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    81,706 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Dynamole
    Dynamole by Zanzlanz

    You're an agile mole, escaping an exploding cave!

    Score
    3.77 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    17,349 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Snake Intuition
    Snake Intuition by JokerDenFromMR

    Game for Ludum Dare #29 (read full description)

    Score
    3.69 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    8,780 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Deep Blue Home
    Deep Blue Home by Jools64

    Swim your way through caves, avoiding traps and solving execution based puzzles!

    Score
    3.54 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    9,766 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • The Diggers Refrain
    The Diggers Refrain by Sushin00

    Four diggers sing a song as they search for rumored treasure.

    Score
    3.52 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    19,682 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Burn a Moleman
    Burn a Moleman by Galdon

    Mutant creatures from beneath your garden are on the rise

    Score
    3.52 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,895 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Hare's Harvest
    Hare's Harvest by mtrc

    Hare is Hungry. A puzzle game about carrots.

    Score
    3.44 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    9,124 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Beneath the Trolls
    Beneath the Trolls by Dreauw

    Reach the surface using your ninja skills.

    Score
    3.37 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    28,381 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Whistle
    Whistle by AhNinniah

    A point & click horror adventure

    Score
    3.32 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    14,831 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Under Soul
    Under Soul by CastEclipse

    Experience the peaceful journey of Cube, who is desperate to reunite with his Soul

    Score
    3.26 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    22,538 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • 0x1D
    0x1D by manxana

    Small "hack the game" puzzle platformer made for Ludum Dare 29

    Score
    3.22 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,427 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Life Beneath The Surface
    Life Beneath The Surface by xkoster

    Are you ready?

    Score
    3.21 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    13,917 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Maniac PengMaku! - LD48
    Maniac PengMaku! - LD48 by mootothemax

    Penguin-based bullet hell madness from Ludum Dare 29!

    Score
    3.19 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    3,135 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • The Ocean Deep
    The Ocean Deep by TechnoWolf99

    Piece together your soul and wake up.

    Score
    3.18 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    5,654 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Get Beneath The Surface
    Get Beneath The Surface by rujo

    game made for Ludum Dare #29

    Score
    3.16 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    987 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Daisy's dog is dead
    Daisy's dog is dead by Alvarop-S

    Help Daisy deal with her dog's death!

    Score
    3.16 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,261 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • The Ghost Story
    The Ghost Story by Yword

    Play as the White Exorcist to explore the untold story of ghosts.

    Score
    3.12 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,410 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Drop Up
    Drop Up by LucidShadowDreamer

    A simple game for Ludum Dare 29 (Jam)

    Score
    3.10 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    3,355 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Hostile Planet - LD29
    Hostile Planet - LD29 by rezoner

    You are an astronaut with a shovel... because why not.

    Score
    3.08 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    2,536 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Dweller
    Dweller by MiscEtc

    Explorers have awaken you from your slumber. They must be eliminated.

    Score
    3.06 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    2,782 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Doug: A Miner Inconvenien
    Doug: A Miner Inconvenien by Aaants

    Doug finds something bizarre beneath the surface...

    Score
    3.06 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    3,203 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Leagues Above
    Leagues Above by bumblebirds

    Drown or be drowned in this competitive 2 player game.

    Score
    3.05 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,755 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Orlok's ordeal
    Orlok's ordeal by Mysterioustuuka

    An exploration/puzzle game about Nosferatu

    Score
    3.02 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    2,033 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Nesty Fall
    Nesty Fall by CleitonEldorn

    Game done for the Ludum Dare 29, ther theme is "Beneath the Surface".

    Score
    3.00 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,082 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Magma Shuttle
    Magma Shuttle by Kentiya

    Fly through the magma under the Earth's crust.

    Score
    2.99 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    955 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Deeper
    Deeper by adamturnbull

    Deeper takes you on a journey into darkness to uncover the truth. Will you find the truth?

    Score
    2.97 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,811 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Moai
    Moai by satyre

    LD29 entry to save the Moai tribe!

    Score
    2.97 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    3,821 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Pearl Dive
    Pearl Dive by ethankennerly

    Collect pearls and resurface before you drown.

    Score
    2.95 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    880 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Bellhook.
    Bellhook. by Colorvade

    Fishing in the desert. A Ludum Dare Entry.

    Score
    2.94 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,214 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Helevenium
    Helevenium by matnesis

    Beneath the surface, at the Helevenium, there is nothing but death.

    Score
    2.92 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    921 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Sea of Deception
    Sea of Deception by LTPATS

    Made for Ludum Dare compo #29. Find knowledge beneath the surface of a sea of deception.

    Score
    2.83 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,308 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Beast Emerging
    Beast Emerging by adcrusher524

    Grow your beast into forms you would never dream of!

    Score
    2.83 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    3,637 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Darkness Looms
    Darkness Looms by MrRandomist

    Don't let the darkness deter you from your journey...beneath the surface.

    Score
    2.80 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,609 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • World Beneath the Surface
    World Beneath the Surface by CrocaDino

    My Ludum Dare 29 entry. Clear blocks to form a passageway leading into the underworld.

    Score
    2.80 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    835 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Crabathon
    Crabathon by ColludiumApps

    Journey to the sea avoiding scalding sunlight and some dangerous wildlife.

    Score
    2.79 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    635 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Bridge to the Abyss
    Bridge to the Abyss by Agecaf

    Entry for Ludum Dare 29

    Score
    2.77 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    964 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Watch Your Step!
    Watch Your Step! by unlimitary

    Shoot'em'up with dodges, mining and upgrades

    Score
    2.76 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    2,449 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • LudumSub
    LudumSub by travisofarabia

    A Submarine arcade shooter.

    Score
    2.73 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,178 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Beneath
    Beneath by nicsomatose

    Little game made for ludum dare #29

    Score
    2.71 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,481 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Invasion From Below
    Invasion From Below by StencylTuo

    Missile Command... in Reverse

    Score
    2.65 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    824 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Drill
    Drill by LinusPrime

    Ludum Dare 48 Jam Game

    Score
    2.64 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    773 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Striking Innocence
    Striking Innocence by lorddathing

    Destroy monsters! Save the world! Nothing suspicious at all!

    Score
    2.62 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    873 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Arctic Desert
    Arctic Desert by DangerousPixel

    Kill the octopodes!

    Score
    2.62 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    980 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Mine Me Some Gold
    Mine Me Some Gold by Pixelulsar

    Mine some gold for your king in the treacherous rock beneath the surface

    Score
    2.61 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    2,236 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Caves of Yeragr
    Caves of Yeragr by Brunodev

    Caves of Yeragr is a randomly generated roguelike game made under 48h for Ludum Dare 29.

    Score
    2.58 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,882 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Super You!
    Super You! by xWilQ

    You play as Bill and you have to run away from a bully.

    Score
    2.56 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    877 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Iron Rising
    Iron Rising by triplevisiongames

    Cold War U-Boat Stealth Shooter

    Score
    2.55 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,684 Views
    Rated
    Ages 13+
  • Turn-A TBS!: LD29
    Turn-A TBS!: LD29 by omegafinal

    A Ludum Dare 29 game based on the Atari Landfill Confirmation

    Score
    2.52 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    796 Views
    Rated
    Everyone
  • Loose
    Loose by ThomasSand

    Loose is about balancing a surface with your movements.

    Score
    2.49 / 5.00
    Type
    Game
    Popularity
    1,376 Views
    Rated
    Everyone