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Pressure Run

Pressure Run is a faithful “Game & Watch”-like original mini-game with just two button controls.

About Pressure Run

“Oh no! The factory caught on fire and it's your duty to help the workers reach the exit. But steam pipes and floor gaps threaten them on their way to safety, be sure to disarm those obstacles before the worker reaches the hazard. But beware: Holding a door platform or valve closed for too long will deplete your energy. How many workers will you get to safety? ”

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This is a game made in 48hrs for the Ludum Dare #34 Compo adhering to the theme of "Two-button controls". After some fussing about I recalled how well those good old Game & Watch handhelds from 30 years ago played with just two buttons. I always wanted to make one of those things anyway, so I took the chance to make it a reality this weekend.

The game is a little challenging but once you got the hang of it it's quite fun. The trick is to hit and hold the platform/valve key before the worker reaches the obstacle. After the tick, you can release it. I've also made a little video if you just want to watch ;)

About Pixel Prophecy

One-of-a-kind, one-in-a-million, one-trick-pony, one-man-band independent developer with lots of passion for everything games. Pixel pusher. Color commander. Bit bender. Sound shaper. Coffee connoisseur.

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