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

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Kalen O'Brien

by Kalliber - Jam Entry

A game about a Potato that uses a grappling hook to traverse the world!
First solo jam I've ever done so It was painful, as I'm primarily an artist/animator so programming took up most of my time during the project.

Controls:
A/D For Left and Right movement.
W for Jump
E to shoot your grapple on candles to hook to them.
Use a/d to swing back and forth while using the grapple hook.

My Twitter is @Kalobrienz, tweet me if ya enjoy the game!
Music by @Robert_Hughes2

Downloads and Links


Comments

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:42am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! the sprite is very cute ! 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 indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

Kalliber says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:40am

Thank you :D And Sure thing. I've no problem with that!

Kazik_210 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:54pm

Good game with nice soundtrack but i don't understand why you gave grapple to E button for me it's really unconfortable

Kalliber says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:43pm

Yeah you gotta use the key you press W with to press it. I've got very flexible fingers so I didnt think much of it ^_^

Deive_Ex says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 4:32pm

So, you gotta use the mouse to aim the grapple? Because when my mouse was outside the window, the grapple never came out. If not, I guess you should make the distance in which you can shoot it longer.
Aside from that, it's a pretty game

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