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

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by yben - Jam Entry

It's our first Ludum Dare for me and my bro :).

Its was a so much exciting experience. We had fun trying pixel art style, and with Haxe/Flixel.

Here is our game, use the ancient technology of Atlantis, the use of the energy charged from the crystal.
"Defend the city of Atlantis before that the big wave overwhelm it !"

Have fun :)

Game made by:
@yben : Dev
@djam : Graphics

Using :

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steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:58am

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.

Togimaro says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:01pm

Great game! And really nice pixelart :)
I had not seen the monsters at the bottom for my first try x)
Good job!

MffKing says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:43pm

Nice pixelart :) But how can I kill the monster O_o

yben says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:07pm

Hey :)

You have to use the Left-Right arrow for throw a stone :)

More you keep the button pressed more far the stone goes

yben says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:09pm

@steph88 : Hi, and thank you for your comment and the congratulations :). Ok course you can include our game in your video, we are glad for it ! We will also add the game to the portal :)

Geckoo1337 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:35pm

Good entry. Nice aesthetic. The mechanics are simple but efficient. Maybe you could do something really interesting using this first attempt. Salutations de Metz. Bonne continuation à vous ++

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 2:02am

Intersing mechanic with the laser. I really enjoyed it but it would get quite boring after a while. Nice job.

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