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

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Ancient Sloppy Arms

by Mackan - Jam Entry

Ancient Sloppy Arms takes you back to the time of legends.

+ Couch multiplayer game.
+ Play up to 8 with controllers/keyboard (tested with Xbox 360).
+ Play up to 4 when only on keyboard (WASD/IJKL/Arrow/Numpad).
+ Collect platforms by stepping on thoiem and increase your score.
+ Avoid damage to increase the worth of the next platform.
+ Clear everything to spawn new platforms.
+ Up/Down/Left/Right to move. Up to spawn.
+ Down to use SONIC BOOM and push away the competition.
+ You can double jump and wall jump (on the sides).
+ Endless action until your mates finally admit defeat!
+ How much ancient technologies can you spot?!

Made in Sweden by three guys and a musician.

Downloads and Links


SetTheBet says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 10:36pm

Game runs really good.
Unfortunately I'm alone and couldn't enjoy with many others.
Art is nice and sfx/music really works together with the rest.
Well done! (Even if theme feels really crammed in ;) )

tomer_cool says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:47pm

It's really fun to move the player around. But I don't know what to do in the game.

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:27am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! 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.

SamuelSousa says ...
Sep 6, 2016 @ 9:00pm

Great soundtrack it's good for setting a action mood.

As a solo player there's not much to do.
I can see how it can be fun with people to play but I feel it's still in that jam state. Its a jam after all :)

Good work!

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