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This is the Post-Jam version.
This game was made for LD 29 Game Jam. Made in 72hrs.

Check the LD Page Here and the Original Ver:
http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-29/?action=preview&uid=25829

You are stuck "beneath the surface" and trying to find a way up. There seems to be only 1 giant door blocking your path. Can you open it?

Controls: Arrows , S

4 Keys, 1 way out, and power-ups.
Exploration platformer.

Enjoy!

Programming, Art, Design by: Ryan Carag
Music and Sound by: Bill Kiley

https://www.facebook.com/RaiyumiClub
https://www.facebook.com/billkileymusic

Post-Jam Changes:
- I fixed a bug with wall-jumping so it should be more responsive now.
- Added save-point at the top of cliff.

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My my my, first off some tips for newer players: To climb walls faster jump [Hit S or Z] while going upwards with your arrow key, this becomes much easier when you receive the first ability. Don't give up on the game the level of difficulty increases but there is no selected order for you to complete the puzzles so have fun.

About the game; Music and Atmosphere: 10/10 the birds chirping add a zest reminds you that you're still alive.

Background; Amazingly serene.

Controls: Fluid; point to consider a triple jump might dampen the spike in difficulty but I loved the challenge.

Final Thoughts: This had a real Cave Story feel the nostalgia hit me like a truck this was an amazing game and I'd love to see more from you.



I had played this game a long time ago, but now with this account I can express what I feel...

This little game is truly a work of art!

The gameplay is perfect and satisfying, the music and sound effects are beautiful, the enviroment is wonderful, the main character is adorable (I felt bad every time she died because of me), the theme of the game is simple but very entertaining.

To not extend this review any longer: This game is just perfect.

Ryan Carag and Bill Kiley, you two are a pair of geniuses.
You made one of the best games I've had the honor of playing.

Sorry for the bad English.


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This game has amazing gameplay and beautiful atmosphere and this game inspired me to make 2-D platformers. Keep it up!


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You have a future in gaming this is brilliant sure to be something people will enjoy.


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Only problem with this game? Climbing up is slower than reckless jumping.


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Uploaded
Apr 28, 2014
10:43 PM EDT
Genre
Action - Platformer - Puzzle
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