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

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Journey of a Robot

by Chokapik - Jam Entry

This is our first Ludum Dare submission ever. We made it from scratch as a team of two programmers, using only our own code and tools. We ran into a couple of issues with our game framework (we really pushed it to its limits) and our code became a big mess. Unfortunately we didn't have enough time to implement all the features we would have liked to have, but overall we're still quite happy with the result. We will probably expand on the game and add more features whenever we have more time to work on it.

---- Description ----

The idea behind the game is quite simple: it's a side-scroller in which you have to reach the end of the levels.
Here is the little bit of lore behind it:
In the year 2560, robots have taken over humanity and want to learn more about their makers' past. Back in time to another age of human history, they seek answers in ancient temples.
You have one job: explore these temples, find your way to the end and come back to your time.

---- Keys ----

- Movement: WASD / ZQSD
- Actions: F
- Close dialog: SPACE
- Menu: ESCAPE
- Mute: M

Made by Kelian B. (Chokapik) and Blatoy.

Downloads and Links


steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:43am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! Simple mechanics that still offered a decent amount of challenge.We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

Chokapik says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:18am

Hi, thanks for the feedback! I just added the game at

thegunmaster says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 9:17pm

Man, I really like this game!
I originally clicked it cus it kinda seemed to have a similar approuch as my game.
It still is quite different though, and I just love what you have done with this, gj!

g12345 says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 11:02am

That was a really fun, but short game. Good job!

Really enjoyed it.

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