Greedy Goblin Gambit by 4DTri is a five-minute push-your-luck puzzle game made with PICO-8. You can follow the author on Twitter via @FourthDTriangle.
Your goal in the game is about finding treasure and avoiding the sneaky goblins who want to steal it from you. You have three lives, which reset each level, so don’t be afraid to take risks. If you run out of lives, your total price is halved. If you clear the board, you get 50 bonus points. You can skip at anytime for no cost and there are five boards in total each run. Each icon represents each function.
- Treasure – Awards points
- Goblin – Removes 1 life
- Heart – Gives 1 life and 4 points
- Z Key – Uncovers the treasure tiles
- X Key – Marks a tile