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

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Jet Racing 3

by ReactorScram - Jam Entry

WASD / Arrow keys to drive
Q / Spacebar for nitro

R to reset, P to pause, Escape or close window to exit

Try to pass through all the checkpoints and finish a lap.
Driving on the dirt slows you down.
After the first lap, you'll be able to see the ghost of your best lap.

BGM by "spirulence" from Afternet #ludumdare

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Comments

ReactorScram says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:53am

I haven't got the Linux binary working on other computers yet, much less anything else, shoulda used LOVE huh

ReactorScram says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:26am

Win32 build is up. Already had to fix the shaders, please report any errors as my computer is not that strict on what code it runs.

ReactorScram says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:56am

I can't reasonably get the shadow mapping to work, so I just taped in some projected stencil shadows.

TimBeaudet says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 1:11am

Was fun, I got a 26.033 without any nitro, then realized the nitro was usable. Played a few laps with it. Cool leaning animations, and severe penalty for falling off the track!

g12345 says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 8:29pm

Nice looking Mario Kart / FZero clone.

Also, all those 3d models of cars! That must have taken lots of time (I mean, I can't do it even if you give me a week.)

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