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

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by bazoo - Jam Entry

My intention was to create a little platformer game where, after you get 'cursed' trying to unveil the mysteries of an ancient tomb and transformed into some kind of egyptian relics of different shapes and properties, you try to reach the end of the tomb using your new abilty to change your shape to get your normal appearance and maybe discover who's buried there...

The game is not finished yet.

W, A & D : Move the character arround.
←↑→ (ARROWS): Change character's form.
SHIFT: Use character's special abilty (form dependant).


* Fix pyramid dash. Is broken af.
* More maps, lol
* Add deadly spikes and lava
* Add obstacles
* Add intro and menu
* Add ending

Andor Salga for the hieroglyphs sprites -

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mlho7 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:10pm

Nice idea, you need to keep going, this start is fun.

Lesbroufe says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:36pm

It's very short for now, but it works well.
Interested to see updates.

Findor says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:58pm

oh, good idea, it is really interesting and I see it is going to be a good game in the future :)

adsilcott says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 1:50pm

This is such a great idea and it controls so well, it made me wish it was a lot longer. My favorite part was slowly realizing the I could make it over the big wall that felt impossible at first. That's such a satisfying moment. The "ending" made me lol too!

diest says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 10:00pm

neat idea, needs to be longer!

Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:24am

Cool concept, but, obviously just a little bit shorter than would be ideal :P

minnouu says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:52am

Took me a while to figure out how to get over the wall. Pretty nice game, wish there was more.

GhostBomb says ...
Sep 14, 2016 @ 2:19am

Nice little game. Solid game play.

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