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

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Ancient Link

by Ixeno - Competition Entry

Good evening adventurer!

You find yourself in front of the Wall of Energy, an old and forgotten Mayan relic!
You need to connect the energy links and travel the farthest distance while collecting treasures if possible!

Click on a link to make it active,
W, A, S, D to move the link on the wall,
SPACE to rotate a link,

Some block have effects;
Blocks stuck in vines must be released by repeatedly pressing Space.
Dark gray blocks are unmovable.

Have fun! (:

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Neonable says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:24am

Once again Ixeno is back with some cubic goodness and this time he suprises us with a nice set of challenging mechanics. The execution is great and the game runs flawlessly. Hopefully we can get a mobile port to play on the go!

kath_pirate says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 2:44am

If you're like me and you refuse to let a game beat you, this is it. I played Ancient Link for longer than I care to admit, unwilling to give up. I like the graphics, the ambiance, and the whole concept of the game. The only setback I see is the lack of background music and in-game sounds. Still, congrats for a cool game Ixeno !

g12345 says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 6:53pm

It's a okay, a bit addictive game. But it ends too quickly and it's very repetitive, and the scoring needs to be improved. And it really should have a better control method where I don't have to use both hands.

It's a good start, though. Needs a lot of polish, but is very promising!

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