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

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by oab - Competition Entry

#LD36
Theme: Ancient Technology
Walk simulator + puzzle

Control:
left, right arrow: move
hold/ release down arrow key: pull/release object

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Comments

Azlen says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:53am

I won!
Tiny bit confused at first, but I made it thanks to the text guiding the way. Well done! Nice little game.

Ilseroth says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:38pm

Neat mechanic though, is it over when you get to the pink cube? Anyways, this is minimalist art done right.

Marta Viader says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:56pm

One of the best games of this edition I've seen so far.

oab says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 8:54pm

@Ilseroth Game end when you pass through the door. :)

cushycode says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:08pm

Cute! I stole the TV! I wish i had more control over the bot, other that left or right and laser beams not hurting allowed for an easy cheesing strat, but it was enjoyable overall.

Sabina Lis says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 1:11am

I enjoyed it, went ahead and played Salmon too, that was nice :)

brantkings says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:19am

Whoa this game made me super happy when it ended! I had fun!

quadtree says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:27am

Slightly confusing, but I liked the minimalist style and art.

kmitz says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 1:09pm

Cute game, pretty clever ! I admire you for finding a game that works really good with only two actions (move + pull). Also I like that there's a real ending to this game :) I would have appreciated a little bit more work on the graphic part is all ;)

PlasmaErnst says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:07pm

Hello! I enjoyed playing your entry. Liked the silhouette-style visuals. I think some kind of simple ambient sound could make it more "alive".

Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:47pm

Simple yet pretty satisfying game =) I liked smooth movements and controls, and the physics feels good either.

KitiJenGames says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:57pm

This is a cool little puzzle game. It would be a good super-easy intro level to a bigger game.

korvyashka says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 7:40pm

Interesting idea of space crane simulator. I would like to continue. 8)

HuvaaKoodia says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 9:53am

Hardly a walking simulator, the bot doesn't even have legs! Physics puzzle maybe?

Neat little thing this. The visuals are good, especially the door opening animation, and the puzzles are well implemented, if a bit too easy. The only negatives I can think of are, unsurprisingly, the short length of the experience and that annoying tracktor beam sound.

Good job.

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