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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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3, 2, 1... Lets Jam!

2 years ago News 1 comment

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!

Nightmare: Among Shadows

Nightmare: Among Shadows

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Help pledge and or share the Nightmare : Among Shadows Indiegogo!

Minimal Mortem - Post Mortem!

Minimal Mortem - Post Mortem!

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I give a few thoughts about my ludum dare game and some insight into the future.

Minimal Theory MiniMortem - Conclusion

Minimal Theory MiniMortem - Conclusion

2 years ago News 1 comment

I give my concluding thoughts about Minmal Theory and give hope for a Pending future release.

Minimal Theory Let's Play + News

Minimal Theory Let's Play + News

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Sirfireknight31 the main voice actor plays Minimal Theory for your amusement.

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Minimal Theory - Macintosh V1

Minimal Theory - Macintosh V1

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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

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Samou-Pain Jun 2 2013 says:

It doesn't work for me (i have a GTX 680)

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ENP Creator
ENP Jun 3 2013 replied:

Does your computer meet the system specs ... where did you download from?

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tehhatbuilder Jun 3 2013 replied:

It should work on a graphics card like that xD

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quillsaga Jun 3 2013 replied:

Maybe it's not the graphics card?

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CJHutchy Jun 2 2013 says:

My computer card thing cant support the game meaning I cant play it....
Can you change that please

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Dunsmore64 Jun 1 2013 says:

looks good. but kind of a rip off of portal

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ENP Creator
ENP Jun 1 2013 replied:

It was interesting to incorperate the same notion of people vs machines into a somewhat funny parody

however I do hope to play around with this adding more scope and originality in the future

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Mr.Scary May 31 2013 says:

I will give this a try, the story really speaks to me in its summary.

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Teqquu May 31 2013 says:

high expectations of this game and it lets us down with a stupid mistake.

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ENP Creator
ENP May 31 2013 replied:

What happened was beyond my controll however due to it I was able to work with desura and another dev to benefit future udk desura games

now future games I do with udk will not run the same risk.

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Ch0plol May 30 2013 says:

Unable to play, UDK crashes at startup.

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ENP Creator
ENP May 30 2013 replied:

What are you system specs?

Did you download off desura or indieDB?

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ENP Creator
ENP May 31 2013 replied:

There have been issues with the desura release that will be sorted out shortly

thank you for your time

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DVDVD Jun 1 2013 replied:

I have the exactly same problem

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PewDiePieFan120 Jun 2 2013 replied:

Me too

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Lowest Rated (2 agree) 1/10

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

Jun 24 2013 by krakian_scary

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