Ludum Dare 36 — August 26th-29th, 2016 — Theme: Ancient Technology

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Gravity

by PorkyPine - Jam Entry

Long ago, when the ancient Egyptians were helped by aliens to develop their technology, they were gifted with the power to control gravity. To bend it. To be its master. The Egyptians were afraid of this technology, so they decided to test it first... in a cube. A special cube.

It is your job to guide said cube through the test chambers built by the Egyptians, in order for him to escape.

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Comments

btwj_ says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 1:50pm

Good job :)
Being rather zoomed it made it quite challenging to navigate (I think I got lost a few times haha). Music gave it a nicer atmosphere, maybe as an extension more cubes could be added so that you'd have to control them simultaneously to reach goals for a harder challenge.

Ieyfo says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 5:06pm

Oh man i got lost lol very enjoyable to pass time.

PorkyPine says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 5:16pm

Thank you all!

Aug 28, 2016 @ 6:17pm

Very fun game :D

hirund0 says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 6:49pm

the backrond is dark but the gameplay is very original and the song isvery cool! gg ^_^

Aug 28, 2016 @ 7:19pm

Very cool concept and implementation!

wh05herlock says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:42am

The atmosphere to his game is quite nice, and I like the concept. One thing I found is that if you fall for quite a while you eventually go out of view of the camera, also quite often you can't see what's directly ahead of you which feels a bit annoying, and the game play got a bit repetitive eventually, but that's to be expected for this sort of game I guess. Other than that good job :)

dietzribi says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:15pm

I like the music and art, also the mechanics are cool.
On level 3 I got lost and had no idea where I was lol.
I think if you made the camera a bit more zoomed out, and with some background objects that will hint where you are at it would be better.
It has a really cool feeling!

Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:49am

wherever you are hosting the game seems to be down right now.

PorkyPine says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:46am

It's not down. It's WebGL. You must either enable if in Chrome inside chrome:flags ot you must use firefox.

g_o says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 5:18am

Great art and music though the gameplay is mostly navigating and not that intriguing yet not that trivial as well.
So overall - interesting but you might wanna add narration or something dubbed over the navigation.

WERT Studio says ...
Sep 13, 2016 @ 2:26pm

neat game but the background should have diffrent colour layers

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