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

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Atlatl Hunter

by Zaretsu - Competition Entry

A simple 2D pixelated shooter adventure game. Play as male or female and hunt a mammoth to save the village!

Controls: WASD or arrows to move. Reload at racks with R. Get quest with Q at chieftain. and Open door with O. Spacebar shoots atlatl.

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KevKevOnFire says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:16am

I don't know, this one barely seems to work. Mammoth didn't move, spears could be rapid fired and had unlimited ammo. Just seemed incomplete. Better luck getting things done next time.

Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:16am

The male's loincloth animation was a nice touch.

justinooncx says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:02am

Pretty bare-bones, and the mammoth was surprisingly tough... Couldn't tell when it was killed until you touched it, which was odd. Still, a good effort!

Pix3M says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:43am

A little funny that mammoths live in the freezing cold while this looks like it takes place in the tropics

Congrats with getting something done and finished!

pogo575 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:37pm

Nice idea. It felt like you were trying to do too much without having the mammoth moving first.

Zaretsu says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:14pm

Thank you all for the feedback. :) @Pix3M I didn't even think about the typical winter setting, thank you for keeping me honest! :)

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