I loved the character animations, and I found the darkness mechanic interesting. It's such a natural desire as the player to want to be able to use the flashlight, so I think the batteries are a very natural and effective carrot-on-a-stick to keep you scrounging in darkness as you begin to run out of hope - your mental map of the level becoming weaker with every step.
A downloadable game for Windows
Somber is a 2D top down adventure game. You play as Omar, a man trapped in a dark dungeon. Collect batteries, find food bars and search for keys to escape the dark dungeon!
Somber is the first game I made. If you ever encounter bugs while playing the game, please let me know by posting it through the comments. I'll try my best to fix it. Thanks a lot!
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