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

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Pirate Mayhem!

by PixelMind - Jam Entry

YARRRRRR!!! You're a captain of a mighty pirate ship!

Discover new islands and kill anyone who dares to cross your path. Take care of your retarded crew: man cannons, take the heel, fix any holes the hull, etc. etc.
Move furher to meet more deadly enemy ships! And if those retarded pirates end up dying, remember to restock them in exchange of some of your treasures and rum.

Added WebGL version, but its fairly small and the game requires quite a bit of screen estate. Standalone version recommended!

WASD to accelerate and turn. 4 levels of speed available.
SPACE to slow down time & think a bit
RIGHT MOUSE button to rotate camera

RIGHT MOUSE button selects unit.
LEFT MOUSE button assigns task or position for selected unit.

Alt + F4 to exit on Windows.. Sorry :P (I'll add something later, possibly...)

Post jam added. Since there is no ratings, I added it as default download!!!
Original upload still is here:

Post jam fixed:
- fixed crew that couldn't be selected (Game breaking)
- Fixed crew completely ignoring player commands (Game breaking)
- Fixed dead crew man members occupying positions and rendering your ship useless (Game breaking)
- Added text to notify if there is no one in the sails. Players didn't realize the sails needed crew -> assumed the game was broken and quit

Downloads and Links


TeamEagle says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:35pm

Awsome game!
I really like the concept and excecution.
It's a bit buggy at times but certainly very playable and enjoyable. I think you guys have a winnner here!

PixelMind says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 5:36am

@TeamEagle Yeah, AI was essentially broken. I added a post jam version which fixes some of the most critical issues. Still many left though :) Thanks for the feedback!

indieyp says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:34pm

Pretty graphics and good physics, cool if you added pvp mode.

seveca95 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 10:56am

Nice and complete game. I think that the ship needs more speed.

teamBallShui says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 1:58pm

Awesome, i had really much fun playing the game. I think the turning is a bit too slow and i was not able to kill any enemeys, but maybe i am just too bad :D Nice physics and nice looking water by the way and the concept of managing your little guys adds a nice feature to the game. I am looking forward into it!

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