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Right Mouse : Pick Things Up
Left Mouse : Push
"E" : Action button (interact)
"F" : Flashlight on/off

Voice Acting:

You play as a test subject in a rather odd sort of short lived experiments, go beyond your purpose and inevitably make your daring escape.

*Some door and areas require you to be somewhat close in order to work*
Right click and hold on objects like barrels and boxes to move them around!
*Forged in the 48 hour Ludum Dare Compo : Ludumdare.com*
Installer with game launcher : Dropbox.com (WILL ONLY WORK IF YOU HAVE REDIST INSTALLED)

OnlySlightly wrote:Love the atmosphere in the game. And you managed to create some really surprising experiences in this

Artifex wrote:Great job, I love the sequence / flow. Remindme of weirds dreams of mine. Also some style like in dishonored/max payne oniric parts. I love it.

Immortality wrote: I liked the games style, a mix between portal and dear esther is a really interesting idea and with some more polish and writing could make something really special.

Thanks for playing!


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Indie Game Developer / Digital Artist - ENP


System Specs (Recommended)

CPU : 2.8Ghz Or Better

Graphics Card : 512MB Shader Model 3

DirectX : Version 9 Or Higher

RAM : 2GB Or More

Operating System : Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / MacOSX (10.6 , 10.7 , 10.8)

64 Bit - Stable
32 Bit - Unknown

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1 comment by ENP on Dec 3rd, 2013

Hello everyone!

Thank you so much for playing Minimal Theory it was a short experience and a great little experiment! I crafted the game in 2 days for a Ludum Dare contest I am absolutely baffled on how many plays it got and of how many of you uploaded your gameplays of it ... its truly awesome! (however dumb and short the game is).

When I am not working professionally on games I like to toy with different designs and concepts and its refreshing to see responses and how people interact with the content I create rather there is lots of content in the game or minimal content.


Shortly this page (including the desura page) will be edited and changed a bit to support more game jam games of mine! think of it as a little bundle of free games. None are professional in any way or perhaps that good ... they will most likely have several bugs however I encourage you to try playing them and sharing with me and others your experiences!

The following are games to be added soon!

The Grand Party

Alice attends to her tea party greeted by Henry her psychotic stuffed teddy bear together they embark on a short yet epic adventure into the unknown to find the missing party guests.Within the story a twisted madness and furlong loneliness of a girl who has nothing but her imaginary friends and a torn down beautiful yet cruel world. Developed for Gamejolt contest 10.

Sleeping With The Sharkies

Sir Oswald is a wealthy venture capitalist loan shark whom is invited to a party by Sir Reginald Fancy Fins along with several other gentlesharks however they quickly discover there is a kriller among them. Developed for MiniLD46 / SharkJam in 48 hours.

Thank you all again for your support!

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Minimal Theory - Macintosh V1

Minimal Theory - Macintosh V1

May 13, 2013 Full Version 0 comments

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Minimal Theory - Windows V2 *NEW*

Minimal Theory - Windows V2 *NEW*

May 13, 2013 Full Version 0 comments

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Minimal Theory - Windows V1

Minimal Theory - Windows V1

Apr 30, 2013 Full Version 0 comments

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Zestypanda Dec 1 2013 says:

Ok, tip: Those that are having problems starting go and right click on your desura shortcut (either startmenu for windows 7, desktop or metro start for windows 8 and 8.1) and select "Run as administrator" then it will start the installer correctly.

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ENP Creator
ENP Dec 1 2013 says:

Additional content coming soon with a new game jam game made in UDK by myself.

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Titsmcgee645 Jan 8 2014 replied:

If you are able to get mark to play it this must be a good game!

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ENP Creator
ENP Jan 12 2014 replied:

Just luck I suppose honestly for a game I made in 2 days I was a little disappointed he played it as it's definitely not one of the best things I have made.

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uidsea Sep 30 2013 says:

I'm pretty sure everyone wants to watch my play through of this. Which is here ---> Youtube.com

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nachozz Sep 30 2013 says:

i've downloaded the game fine, but when i try launch it a little box pops up and says that it has stopped working? anyway to fix this problem? would love to try this game out.

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xTenshi Nov 2 2013 replied:

Yeah same. What a shame. looks really good too. (UDK stopped responding) . sigh. oh well.

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Zestypanda Dec 2 2013 replied:

Did you ever find a solution?

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xTenshi Dec 2 2013 replied:

\nope, no solution has come up to my knowledge. I really want to play this game, but for some reason it just doesn't work. i has nothing to do with the game, but the engine itself. sigh.

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ENP Creator
ENP Dec 6 2013 replied:

Private message me on IndieDB maybe I can help

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I cant run the game i install the game well and in the first image i cant play it.

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