Self Control is a puzzle game similar to Boulder Dash and Heartlight. The aim is to collect all the hearts and floppies before time runs out. In completing the task various elements in the environment are introduced, such as electricity, amber, bombs, stars, grass, and others. Assisting in completing the task are jaws that allow to chew through the wall, and a hourglass, which adds time. The game offers a total of 30 levels.