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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 :*
Installer with game launcher : (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*

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Minimal Theory - Windows V1

Minimal Theory - Windows V1

Apr 30, 2013 Full Version 0 comments

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mysticalunicorn May 26 2013, 5:19pm says:

It said this is being preloaded and i cannot play it until three days? help?

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Jonyboypro May 28 2013, 12:53pm replied:

It means it hasn't been released yet. You will be able to play it on wednesday the 29th of may.

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ENP Creator
ENP May 26 2013, 6:29pm replied:

Thats for the Desura release you can get the game here!

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gunbl4d3 May 25 2013, 8:20pm says:


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ENP Creator
ENP May 26 2013, 2:40am replied:


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Skatez May 16 2013, 3:30am says:

Nice game, interesting graphics.
Here's a playthrough:

Hope you don't mind if i edited the logo for thumbnail. :)

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ENP Creator
ENP May 16 2013, 6:05pm replied:

Sweet and its no problem good video!

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Selyp May 11 2013, 3:58pm says:

Did a playthrough of this - very cool that you created it in 48 hours! It was definitely creepy. I'll be watching for Nightmare: Among Shadows!

Here's the playthrough if anyone's interested! -

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AudioGhostX May 14 2013, 3:11am replied:

and the posts of youtubers advertising their amateur let's plays starts!

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ENP Creator
ENP May 14 2013, 6:41pm replied:

I welcome all who have made lets plays to post them here it brings me amusement to watch them :P

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AudioGhostX May 14 2013, 8:43pm replied:

well, like with most indie games on here, you'll be getting quite a few posts. and, although I haven't played this myself, it appears to be a horror game, so there will be lot's of people faking screams and acting like they're scared so they can get views, although most fail at that.

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ENP Creator
ENP May 14 2013, 8:58pm replied:

A bit strange it was not intended to be a horror game though it probably turned out that way due to the fact I am working on a horror indie haha.

Regardless its fun to watch and I can spot bugs easily the game was not made to be HUGE anyway just a simple quick game to be fun / stupid / terrible whatever!

Though your concern is not alone I however just enjoy seeing something I made being played :)

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ENP Creator
ENP May 12 2013, 9:28pm replied:

Awesome! Thanks for playing.

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

Jun 24 2013, 10:57pm by krakian_scary

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