A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Bathoven is a sound game about a curious little bat exploring a cave. Use your bat sonar on the resonant crystals to progress through the game and develop the musical ambience. Once all of the crystals are resonating, you win!

Controls: WASD to move, left click to use sonar.

Created for the Global Game Jam at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

Winner of Best Sound at the Global Game Jam @ USC.

James Moreland - Designer

Eddy Laurent - Designer

Nate Tessman - Programmer/Artist

Sky Copeland - Programmer

Arshea Bimal - Programmer

Anli Ji - Programmer

Ignacio Jaramillo - Artist

Camden Barkley - Sound Artist

Neil Quillen - Sound Artist

Bathoven uses FMOD for interactive music design.

PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
Tags2D, Atmospheric, Casual, Cozy, Exploration, Global Game Jam, Music, Pixel Art, Relaxing, Singleplayer
Average sessionA few minutes
InputsKeyboard, Mouse


Bathoven - Windows 22 MB
Version 0.0.2 Jan 25, 2017
Bathoven - OSX 37 MB
Version 0.0.2 Jan 25, 2017
Bathoven - Linux 37 MB
Version 0.0.2 Jan 25, 2017

Install instructions

Extract game zip and launch Final.exe


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Great game! The sprawling level with the great graphics and interactive atmosphere create a very relaxing experience! Make more levels with different music and tricks for the bat to do! :)

Thank you for playing! We're working on more content and should have some updates soon. Glad you liked it :)