Be a Supporter!

Credits & Info

Uploaded
Jun 13, 2010 | 6:26 PM EDT
  • Daily 3rd Place June 14, 2010

Related Stuff

If you liked this, check these out!


Medals

Log in to save your medals! Don't have an account? Create one for free!

Cave half full 5 Points Beat half the levels
Escape 50 Points Beat the game once
SpeedRun 50 Points Beat the game in Speed Run

Author Comments

Hey make sure you're LOGGED IN for this one. The medals unlock new levels and new modes.

This is a platformer with 30 stages where you have to manuevre your way out of booby-trapped underground caves. The main trap is that sand's flooding in, but it'll introduce other stuff along the way.

UP TO JUMP.
HOLD DOWN WHILE IN THE AIR TO SPIN DOWN.
RESTART A LEVEL WITH THE SPACEBAR OR R.

I made most of this game like a year ago, when it was just blue-gray blocks jumpin around. I couldn't work out a good aesthetic where the floor was rising but DOESN'T affect the environment. It was only recently when I was thinkin about something completely different an I thought OH YEAH, DUHR, SAND. SAND IS EXACTLY WHAT THIS GAME NEEDS TO BE ABOUT. Then I came back n finished it, made the guy a desert babe.

One o the early ideas I had was that it was a small girl trapped down a well, and the game was called "Let's Get Outta Here". Another idea was that you were on a sinking ship and water was flooding in.
I got the MAIN idea from a level in Jak and Daxter 1 where you're in this silo and this black poison business is rising up, but there's LOADS of games that do a similar idea. I took most of the code from Mighty Tower, a game I made last year which was mostly based on Meat Boy.

Thanks to Newgrounds fo sponsoring, and everyone else who wanted to sponsor.
Also "Pimp of Persia" is like the best named track on the site.
Also here's a walkthrough:
http://www.youtube.com/wa tch?v=oGACtx48r1Y

Reviews


aacool200aacool200

Rated 5 / 5 stars June 26, 2014

short fun time waster 5\5



zorthargzortharg

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars March 22, 2014

WOW! When you put out No Time To Explain, I looked up your other games and all I found was that forgettable Dick About in a Spaceship but obviously I should have looked deeper! And to think, I found this not by searching your stuff but rather because it was one of the first games that came up when I searched "Trapped", because I was playing the Trapped series. And it's from 2010 for crying out loud, I should have found it. What's with that hair though. I was thinking you'd reused the sound effects from No Time but no, this came first. Small world. Or at least small flash game world. To come upon the same guy's work out of the massive set of stuff on Newgrounds, 2 different ways.



bestrallyracerbestrallyracer

Rated 4 / 5 stars August 10, 2013

too easy



TechnoTurtle3TechnoTurtle3

Rated 4 / 5 stars May 5, 2013

Controls are slippery...



Dragonaught3000Dragonaught3000

Rated 4 / 5 stars September 20, 2012

Controls kinda suck... Otherwise great game!


People find this review helpful!