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

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Terminal Condition

by Cryovat - Jam Entry

This is a survival story that takes place inside a sealed vault, hundreds of meters below the surface of a nuclear wasteland. A series of accidents and malfunctions has rendered the life support system inoperative, and everyone else dead. The last remains of oxygen is quickly whittling away.

For you, the nameless survivor, the only hope for survival is a battered mainframe terminal in the engineering department. Can you get the airflow restored in time?

The game is intended to be played on a desktop computer, using a physical keyboard. It has been tested with Chrome.

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Skye says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:26am

This seems interesting, however, it's hard to work out what to do, so sadly I didn't get past logging in.
I do like the concept though, as I like old computers and terminals, etc.

pighead10 says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 11:02pm

Wow. This was an awesome game. I felt like I was pretty bad at it, but maybe it was just really hard. The terminal felt really good to use and exploring paid off.

cushycode says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:53pm

Awersome idea and implementation!
I like the concept of using ancient computer console.
But unfortunately, I wasn't smart enough to hack users account and safe the world without cheating and looking into the source code.

Ryusui says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:27pm

PHEW. I managed to escape with less than a minute left on the clock. Good times. XD

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