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Making a 1 hour game, for a 48 hour game jam

Might have been a Terrible Idea

So I entered a game jam. A 48 hour accelerated game jam called Ludum Dare¬†and this was the 30th time it had run, with over 2,500 entries. This time the theme was “Connected Worlds”. My entry was Alice, a typing game with an 8 bit feel, connecting the worlds of games and literature as the source for the words was “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” as intially hosted on Project Gutenberg. One of the main criticisms of the game was the fact that I was really reaching for the theme to fit.. and I totally was.

Alice

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