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

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Ancient Quandary

by Ultrachessmaster - Competition Entry

A puzzle platformer in an ancient temple.

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Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:05am

dis gam is amazin

Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:06am


Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:55am

I can't get passed the title screen.

Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:28am

just press any key

justinooncx says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:56am

Finally beat the game. Took me a while to figure out what to do... But it's still an interesting mechanic.

Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:33am

@justinooncx Cool! I'm glad you liked it! I'll try to make my mechanics more self explanatory in the future. :)

intXparts says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:08am

Cool game! I liked how you slowly introduced new ways to overcome obstacles. Brings back nostalgia of the companion cube from Portal.

Thirzen says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:34am

Wow, on the second lvl, as first I thought this game is "unfinishable" so to say, but I tried some stuff and it worked :)

josehzz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:50am

I beat it!. It was really short and that ending was unexpected but I was engaged the whole time. Nice work.

iBinary says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:14am

I like the idea, the game was fun to play... but the second level felt unfair.

Elias says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:17am

Pretty cool

repstyle says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:17pm

Quick game.
Nice idea.
Some difficulties with blue box manipulation (sometimes it doesn"t drop or it move 2 boxes at same time).
The last level (2nd) was a bit disturbing because we can't see any clue of where we have to put the box.

Culpo says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:31pm

Very good idea, missed more levels, but it was very good, congratulations

gonutz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:49pm

Unfortunately I cannot run your 64 bit executable on my 32 bit system.

tonynogo says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:05pm

Nice work! I encountered some difficulties with the blue box manipulation but the gameplay is cool. Congrats!

mitya1234 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:48pm

For the first time i've thought that squares are using for holding the door without buttons. But that was wrong. Nice game, something like Portal in 2D.

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