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

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Record Store Simulator

by Shard - Jam Entry

You work for a record store and each day you have to rewind all the cassettes to the beginning of the track. Your cassette players forward and rewind buttons are broken so you have to use the Ancient Technology, the Pencil.

NOTE: Click the fullscreen button to see the whole game.

How to play:
- Click the pencil to pick it up
- Move the pencil to the cassette hole and start swinging
- Once you think you have found the right spot, click away to drop the pencil.
- Then grab the cassette and move it into the player and press play.
- Green light means that cassette is successfully rewinded/forwarded to the beginning of the track.
- If you get a red light, click eject button and try again.
- Unfortunately currently you have to refresh the page to restart after each cassette.

Downloads and Links


Draakhex2 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:46am

It says 404 not found...

Kimen says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:59am

Oh..., it tells me the same. Please, rewind the game so we can play it ;)

Shard says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:16pm

Sorry had forgot to make the game public in Should be working now :)

gonutz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:24pm

This game really fits the theme well and it is a fun idea.

You should have given the explaination in the game itself, I had to come back here and read your text, a game should stand on its own.

I was able to use the pan and rotate the cassette to make it go back and forth, then I put it in the recorder and nothing happened. Just as I write this I see you said to reload the page, maybe that was the problem.

Shard says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:59pm

Unfortunately I didn't have enough time to polish the game or include any tutorial :/

tmpxyz says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:59am

I've not rewind a cassette for a long time... Ancient tech.

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