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

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Second Chance

by caryoscelus - Competition Entry

Supposed to be a global strategy game. But it's mostly intro story + tutorial, not much of actually working mechanics.

There is no sound, so start some epic music before playing!

UPDATE:
I am currently working on this. You can track progress on https://github.com/caryoscelus/second-chance . Builds will appear on https://github.com/caryoscelus/second-chance/releases when ready.

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Comments

brookzerker says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:42am

I love the art style of the game. It makes me want to play an entire game with that art. The tutorial felt like a lot of reading that was taking a lot of time so I felt sad that there wasn't much gameplay to get to. I hope you continue it and something good comes of it.

Move127 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:16am

The story sounds great. I hope you finish it and put it make a post about it then so that I can play the whole game. Once you get into the game the UI needs some work, that way that tutorial doesn't require as much reading.

wilsk says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:15pm

An interesting intro with nice graphics style. Once again Australia survives a "movie apocalypse"!

ladybenko says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:09pm

I loved the intro and the art there, but I can't play the game because of a glitch on the text rendering (see http://imgur.com/a/H4L8T)

caryoscelus says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:19pm

ladybenko, what build are you using? I haven't tested web (it requires too much webgl or something) and mac version.

Thanks all for comments. I think i'll try to make something of it.

KittyMac says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 9:07pm

Definitely an awesome and imaginative story. Wish the game was more complete, but these types of games are hard to finish by the deadline:)

Pyrofoux says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:04pm

That was maybe a bit too much ambitious...
The art is great and the story is nice, I look forward to your game to be finished !
@gdcvdqpl

bentglasstube says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 8:50am

Really liked the art style of the intro, but it went a bit long. Once I got to the game, I had the same text rendering issue mentioned above (web version)

caryoscelus says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:30am

I've just checked it in web and it seems that even intro is not rendered correctly. Please refrain from using web version.

caryoscelus says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:31am

Also you can skip intro messages by clicking/pressing space.

AlexLamarche says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 3:20pm

The intro was great.

conrad123 says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 2:00am

Looks like a nice idea. Unfortunately the main game text is glitch in my web version, so it's not working too well. But great job!

mitya1234 says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 7:45am

Cool story, nice graphics and using of Godot. Cool. But i've break the game, getting NaN in the fields.

invader says ...
Sep 17, 2016 @ 10:30pm

Probably the most elaborate story I've seen from this LD.

I've broken the game during the very first turns by getting NaN values instead of gold etc...

Sep 19, 2016 @ 2:30am

The story was intriguing, I wasn't able to really play though because I didn't have any gold. It's a good start!

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