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

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ARCHAEA TERATA

by invi - Jam Entry

Archaea Terata / Ancient Monsters

WASD - Move
Left Mouse Button - Shoot
Right Mouse Button - Blink
E - Recall
Q - Bomb

Does the controls sound familiar? The original intention here was to design an experience around Overwatch's Tracer abilities. The game was meant to be level-based with puzzles to solve and timed obstacles to overcome, however I had to abandon those ambitions due to time constraints. So as it is, the Recall ability is pretty much useless.

Enjoy! :)

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Comments

justinooncx says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:06pm

Very well polished as usual! Collisions are pretty buggy, though, as 2/3 times I played it, I managed to clip through the wall and out of reach of the monsters. (First time, I died in 2 seconds since I couldn't figure out what to do.) Otherwise, damn fun to play, everything's very visceral with nice feedback.

spatanz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:29am

Game graphics and audio was very polished. The visual effect was hooked my attention.
I played 4-5 times, and I manage to glitch outside the wall, end up I can break my own records :D
I love this game, everything looks great and professional.

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:30am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

publicidadeba says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:30pm

one of the most polished visual so far, gameplay fun as fuck and pretty consistent sound. 5/5

Sep 9, 2016 @ 6:22pm

Lovely looking, fun game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/QlYKcvCr0YM

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