Another month, another Ludum Dare. This competition among independent developers to create the best game in under 48 hours is held a few times every year, and the most recent one just ended.
The theme this time around was “Alone”, and dev Increpare took that to an almost inhumane degree with his game, Puppy Shelter. At first glance, it appears to be a simple, bland sort of puzzle game, but the little things you do really put that theme to light, and make you feel more alone than you’d ever think a simple Flash game could make one feel.
Check it out here, and don’t say I didn’t warn you.