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

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Holy Moo!

by technocf - Competition Entry

Holy moo!

In this game you play a guy who has been tasked with sending a holy cow back to heaven. To do this he must travel across the skeleton infested land to collect water from a well. He must then bring the water back and fill up the cows' water trough so that it can drink. Once the trough is full the holy cow will drink, regain it's energy, and then return to heaven.

A - D = Move
Shift = Sprint
Space = Jump
W - S = Raise and lower well bucket
E = Get water from the well's bucket
Q = Place your water into the trough

Point and click = Shoot

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geekguy100 says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 11:46pm

This was awesome! Loved the graphics and goal of the game. Nice work! Also, what program did you use to make the map? Thanks!

technocf says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 11:47pm

@geekguy100: Paint.NET for making the map XD

appleskin says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:47am

Very nice!

Graham Weldon says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:01pm

I love games like this that put a bit more effort into the scenes around the main game scene. Nice work!

Xlip says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 6:45pm

very small size i loved that. Looks like an engineer style :) good gameplay and level must be tested a lot of time before designing the level. By the way there is no "bean" package in source codes. I wish i could see all codes you wrote.

gonutz says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 11:11am

Trying to run your game (on Linux) I get:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.UnsupportedClassVersionError: co/uk/technocf/ld36/Main : Unsupported major.minor version 52.0

I am afraid this could be a problem with my graphics driver?

Chaoslab says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 4:09am

This was some fun too play! Pew Pew Pew! Thanks.

technocf says ...
Sep 8, 2016 @ 7:46pm

@gonutz: The game was compiled for Java 8.

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