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Nov 8, 2010 | 7:56 PM EST
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Author Comments

You have 60 seconds to live a life 75 years. How will you spend your short time on earth? Will you strive for success, search for love, hang out with your friends or take time for your hobbies?

It's been a while since I submitted a game to NG, I hope you will enjoy this little something :)

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Edit: Yay, frontpage! Thank you NG!

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Edit 2:

If the controls don't work at all, please click on the game screen first. An update that fixes this issue is on its way, but it needs to be approved by NG first.

Other than that - the arrow keys need to be held down. Once you get older, your avatar moves slower and the keys need to be held down for a little longer to make him move.

Button tapping pointless, keeping button pressed super effective.

I hope this clears some things up, I guess it wasn't as intuitive as I thought (sorry about that, i guess).

Reviews


OyonOyon

Rated 5 / 5 stars

This should be entered as an art game

I think that there are several meanings in this game- even though i found two so far. Firstly, life fucking sucks. All we do is eat, drink, get money, have sex, and (most importantly) stress out. What do we achieve that makes a difference? Most of us achieve nothing. That's depressing. That's pitiful.

The other meaning is that every single day, every single minute, every single second and millisecond and moment in our lives, we have the ability to make a choice. Live a life of misery, break through the norm and live a life full of meaning and adventure, etc. We make the decision. But the depressed people are the ones who are too lazy/scared to make that decision. Most of us, sadly, are depressed and have a crappy life.

Life is too short. Do something meaningful that makes your heart pump with happiness and excitement. Don't let society and its norms get in your way. Don't let fear get in the way either- unless you totally know something bad is going to happen.


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FinalFantasyFablesFinalFantasyFables

Rated 4 / 5 stars

Great game

A very creative way to get people to sub-consciously see what they may see as important in their lives, when they're actually just playing a game.

Although the game isn't very complicated, it was a change than what I am used to seeing on this site, so it was a welcomed change.

I do wish that the controls of the left and right can be smoother sometimes. Instead of having the design of going slot to slot, you should try to code it to be a free range moving control scheme, which would make it so much more fun.

Overall, a great game, and a fine job.


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HeRetiK responds:

i used free range movement in the early versions of the game, however it felt somewhat unprecise. one would spend more attention to the location of the character than on the opportunities dropping from the sky. i understand your point though, thanks for stopping by.


Venom75Venom75

Rated 1.5 / 5 stars

I understand what you mean

i didnt like this game and ill tell you why. First as a gamer this game was just moving around trying ot ctach what came by simple but not really fun. Second as phisopher or something of that nature the reason you play video games is get away from life. Enjoy something you dont really get to do like shoot zombies fight newgrounds characters or play a annoying but fun puzzle game. I under stand the life aspect but this is newgrounds the only serious thing is a hardcore action game a deep storyline or something to scare this game well its okay. Try to put this aspect in a diffrent form of game.



spartanololspartanolol

Rated 3.5 / 5 stars

very.....hm.....

this game....make me fell bad.... : {


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zorgtasticzorgtastic

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Very nice!

Love the game! It's just a shame that when we are old and grey we don't get to go back and do it all over again.


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