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

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Ancient Adventure

by Levi D. Smith - Competition Entry

Find the eight ancient artifacts in the ruins to become the supreme being!

Green Staff
Red Staff
Green Gem
Blue Gem
All Seeing Eye
Ancient Artifact

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Aug 29, 2016 @ 1:47am

became the supreme being! I am happy now.

Good game. It's simple and easy but I still had fun playing it. Good job!!

Levi D. Smith says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 11:08pm

@Splazer - Thanks for playing!

Steven Miller says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 12:25am

I found all of the items and artifacts and ended with around 180 gems. Good work, as always!

peejaygee says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:09pm

Decent little, easy to play game, although it was a second or two before I realized I could use the staff to kill the enemies, as I thought it was an item I just had to collect. Keep up the good work!

Levi D. Smith says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:30pm

@Steven Miller - Thanks. I'm hoping to continue development of this game so that you can actually buy things with the collected gems (ran out of time during the compo).

@peejaygee - Yeah, it was a reference to the original Legend of Zelda, where you start out weaponless. I should have added a "It's dangerous to go alone take this" message.

recursor says ...
Sep 7, 2016 @ 2:34pm

It was a bit too easy but that didn't stop me from finishing it. It's funny that the gems didn't have any real value yet I felt compelled to collect every one that dropped (that's a good thing). I also kept repeating rooms for a bit before I realized that the different doors actually lead to different rooms. doh! This was quite fun.

Sep 8, 2016 @ 6:20pm

Nice graphics, interesting game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :)

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