Short, but fun, Fox Flares is an amusing little platformer with an interesting mechanic. Trying to avoid being on fire while also having to use that fire to progress created a good challenge that could easily become a longer game. While the bouncy tiles felt a bit unwieldy most of the time, I still had fun figuring out how to get through the different rooms. Plus, foxes are cool.Good job on this, dev.
You are a fox that is spontaneously combusting. Try to find some water to alleviate the pains of this life. A platformer with some timing elements.
Go into the water pit to put out your fire. The timer will stop as well.
- [Arrow Keys] to Move
- Full screen so arrow keys don't scroll down, but WASD/SPACE or Xbox controller works too.
- (Debug) [Q] to Return To Title
- (Debug) [R] to Start From Last Checkpoint
- (Debug) [ [ ] ] to Skip
For Windows neko build, please double click LD40.exe after unzipping.
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First of all, let me congratulate you on the 32nd place in the Ludum Dare 40 - it's well deserved! Your cute puzzle platformer game made me smile, thinking and wondering, which is admirable. Some of the passages were pretty challenging, but I never had the feeling that something would be unsolvable; there was always some hope that the poor fox won't need to explode. And the ending sequence is sooo sweet! <3 Thanks for this experience! That's why I wrote an article about your game as well as created a little playthrough video of it. :) Looking forward to your next games!
Checkpoint 6 is too difficult!! Dx
The game is fun and cute nonetheless. :3
Not sure why I only just played this - suchhh a nice combination of mechanics with the grass and the platforms
Very clever approach to the theme, however the I'd the controls to be tighter.
jajaja me encanta este juego :D