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

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Cave Man's Sky

by 01010111 - Jam Entry

////WARNING! NO GAME!*////

Woops I ran outta time,
but I did make somethin
it's not a game yet, because
I couldn't think of anything
to make it fun.

I did put a lot of work
into juice, and I think
the game does a good job
of conveying motion,
which is something I really
like to do :)

Anyway, if you want to
play with it, have fun!

WASD for cloud control
MOUSE for angry birds control

Don't get hit by mines
or do, the explosion is neat

<3

*UPDATE: NOW IT'S A GAME - see:
http://01010111.tumblr.com/post/149675765169/
Thanks Whitney :D

Downloads and Links


Comments

appleskin says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:52am

Awesome visuals! Please add super saiyan mode and take my money.

Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:05am

Pretty to look at, and fun to move around. Good job! :)

BubsyPoochies says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:29am

Nice!!

CliffracerX says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:49pm

Not entirely sure what I was doing, but it looked pretty, and the explosions were gloriously fiery. The idea of launching off the cloud with the mouse, and catching yourself with WASD to score seems like an interesting mechanic, if that's what was intended.

Might the name be a reference to No Man's Sky?

Elit3dGaming says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 1:58am

Fun game, love the water animation when you are close to it. Game plays and feels well. Visually pleasing to look at.

igorfel says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 5:47pm

Simple but i've really really like the graphics, this is the coolest thing i've saw here, great!

igorfel says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 5:48pm

...And yeah, the super saiyan mode would fits perfectly xD

Frump says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 10:24pm

Very cool for the simplicity. Great art and juice, as you said. Throwing and catching the little guy is a really clever mechanic.

Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:43am

Really fun, and super extra good gamefeel. The scoring system is a nice addition because without it, the jump was a bit pointless. Great job!

randomhuman says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:54pm

That is a very juicy game alright! This mechanic is way beyond my hand eye coordination abilities, but the sense of speed was satisfying enough on its own!

Raiex Gezz says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 1:34am

nice pixel...good idea..it just me or the cloud seem a little 'heavy' to control with..the game was smooth and yes~it is fun to play!

Sep 10, 2016 @ 8:25am

Really enjoyed the movement in this. The navigation was so much fun just launching the little guy and then trying to catch him to get some points. Know there wasn't much gameplay in the Ludum Dare version but actually enjoyed the simplicity.

aeveis says ...
Sep 12, 2016 @ 3:10am

very nice, like the fx you have going on there.

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