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rated 4.09 / 5 stars
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Action - Platformer - Puzzle

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Apr 24, 2012 | 9:54 AM EDT

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Ludum Dare 23 entry
Theme is Tiny World
Made in 4 hours
Press R to restart



Rated 1.5 / 5 stars

Nothing new at all, and I know what the goal was, to make the story happen and make people fall in love with the simplicity and love side of it. But when there are so many of those that are on par with how "great" this is, it's nothing new. But you still took the time to make it, and if this is something that actually happened to you, I give you the extra half point, if not, I regret it.


Rated 5 / 5 stars

Haha. Nice little game. Love how no one notices the title (its making fun of these games guys!)

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

In sound alone it get a perfect, a bitter-sweet story,and well...what else can you rate it on? Rating it on graphics wouldn't be fair,so rate in on what it has,rather that lacks,and you have your self a nice 2 minute game,you've produced a wonderful game.No one can tell you other wise!


Rated 3 / 5 stars

The game is simple artistically, but I fell that that wasn't a stylistic choice, merely a blunder on teh part of the author. Other than that, I like how the controls were smooth and never glitched, the music was fitting and the notes led you along to complete the game in an inventive way.


Rated 2.5 / 5 stars

Well it was simple, occasionally had a challenge but was basically a five minute game, and it had nothing new to offer. Why not just give this a 2 star and call it a day? Because it's embodies the fact that games don't have to be about visual stimulation, they can have a more emphasized story. And be that as it may, it can still be a game, not an interactive movie.
Why not give it 10 stars then? Because it's a cliched story. Movies and games nowadays are all too quick to embrace the darker path, as opposed to the happy ending. The hero dies, the lovers part, the children grow old and lose their whimsy, etc etc.
This game sends a great message, but it's not that great itself. I give it 5 stars because I want to support it, but honestly it's pretty generic.