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

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The Safegaurd of Goldfinch Rock

by Iseeicy - Jam Entry

|| NOTICE ||
If you have the opportunity, please play the downloadable version of our game. It is much better than the web version is, in terms of graphics and functionality. If you do happen to play the web version, play in full-screen.

It's World War IV. After the events of World War III, the world was sent back to the medieval era, where only remnants of advanced technology remain. Kim Jong-un has sent his army of wooden robots to attack one of the last remaining lighthouses of your kingdom, Goldfinch Rock.

Defend the lighthouse, and don't forget to head around the back of it to buy a few upgrades along the way!

Press 1 & 2 to select melee and ranged weapons.

All sound effects (except for unity's FPS Controller), models, textures and code (except for iTween and, again, unity's FPS Controller) was made by us.

~Created by Nicholas & Graham

|| Patch Log for version 0.2
-Fixed crossbow equip bug
-Fixed bug where the crossbow does the wrong amount of damage
-Fixed bug where you can get stuck on the lighthouse

Downloads and Links


HawkSandwich says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:19am

The enemy models are really cool xD Also the game is genuinely fun to play, the movement feels fantastic, and I think I'll keep this one on my pc

Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:08am

Great game! Unfortunately, when I got the Crossbow, it just showed an empty hand, and I could not shoot! It would be nice if this could be fixed :)

JK5000 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:19am

Overall a great idea and great game. I really love the sound effects and the enemy is fantastic. I found a small bug, when I Walk up the stair and was near the top I was suddenly no longer able to move.

Boberro says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:08am

nice. upgrade bench is hidden a little too well ;)

Findor says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:53pm

remind me Rust a bit :D but it is good, I like how it works :)

Iseeicy says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:33pm

@SirPhoenix07796 & @JK5000 I was able to fix these bugs today :)

intXparts says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 2:18am

Awesome game! This has been one of my favorite that I've played so far. Running into the woods with the increasing heart beat was a really creepy and a nice touch. I really like the models and their destruction animations. The walking sound was a bit harsh after a while, but overall it was a lot of fun. Great work!

rodobodolfo says ...
Sep 7, 2016 @ 7:50am

Nice graphics and style. Fun too. I had to stop to let my dogs out when it loaded, came back and had tons of rolling boxes at my tower haha! Smashed them up good. Can see potential in this, like a survival/tower defense game.

xzippyzachx says ...
Sep 8, 2016 @ 12:48am

I like the graphics and the little enemy's but, I found it hard to find out the controls and how to kill the enemy's

felixsoum says ...
Sep 9, 2016 @ 8:21pm

Very nice graphics, gameplay and physics! I love the attack animations. In brief, a super solid submission, good job!

Mothdan says ...
Sep 10, 2016 @ 2:12am

This was great, especially the enemies, awesome design concepts there, inspired by Davinci? The weapons were perfect for the theme as well. The view from the lighthouse was cool, watching enemies get closer while range attacking them was very satisfying. You did good with the scoreboard signpost as well. Really a great submission all around. Good job.

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