Mondrian: Final Ludum Dare 11 entry

I’ve just submitted my final game entry for for Ludum Dare 11.

You can download it here [] (Windows and Linux compatible).

More details later. Right now, I have to sleeeeeeeep.

Update: Here’s the text of the README from the zip. You may need to use the level editor and replace level7.pickle and level8.pickle with some easier levels.

= Mondrian =
A game based on the visual art of Piet Mondrian.
Copyright Andrew Perry (pansapiens), 2008.
Licensed under the GPL version 3 (

Created for Ludum Dare 11 – Minimalism (18 – 20th April, 2008).

= Installation =
Unzip the package, run mondrian.exe (Windows) or (Linux & other platforms).

Usage: [options]

-h, –help show this help message and exit
-r, –random Play a randomly generated level
-e, –editor Launch in level editing mode

Dependancies (only required on Linux, or when running from source):
Python (2.5), Pygame (1.8), Rabbyt (0.8.1), PyOpenGL.

= Gameplay =

Goal: Clear the play area (aka Mondrian painting) to achieve pure white minimalism.
Click on the black beams with the mouse pointer to make then vanish.
Coloured squares expand when not in contact with a beam.
Squares of the same colour vanish when they contact.
Square of opposite colour do not vanish when they come in contact.

= Controls (game mode) =

Click with the mouse pointer.
Press ‘r‘ to restart the current level.

= Controls (level editor) =
Objects are inserted at the current position of the mouse pointer. Otherwise, gameplay is the same.

Up/down key – insert vertical beam
Left/right key – insert horizontal beam
z – insert red square
x – insert yellow square
c – insert blue square
v – insert grey square
s – save level to file “saved.pickle” in the working directory
l – load level from file “saved.pickle”
backspace, del – clear all objects from the level

= Some legalese =

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify

it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by

the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of

GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program. If not, see .

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