Impasse is a puzzle game inspired by senet, an ancient Egyptian board game played on a 3x10 board. The rules to senet (lit. a game of passing) have mostly been lost, though historians enjoy piecing together reconstructions. Impasse is a digital meditation on the process of reconstructing rules. The game's structure of introducing new mechanics every three levels is designed to teach and test the player
Made in 72 hours for Ludum Dare 11, Midas won the jam.