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

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Pigtraptions

by HawkSandwich - Competition Entry

Combine ancient machinery to create a jumbled contraption that will deliver the piggy to his lost carrot

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NinjaNic says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:04am

I'm having trouble getting the first contraption to work. Also, there's another bug where you retrieve an object but it adds it to something else in your inventory. The screenshots look cool though.

jaxonf92 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:09am

It's a bit confusing but I love the overall feel of this game

c4m says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 6:01pm

The texture work and models here are pretty nice, nice job

Marta Viader says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 6:01pm

Lovely creatures on the Loading screen, but we couldn't load the game :)

Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:22am

basically ditto to what NinjaNic says. I basically placed stuff around and the pig did not move or anything. I only got two parts for 3 spaces. Maybe I need more parts? idk

looks pretty good though.

CartoonJenn says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:12am

Cool concept! I couldn't figure out the first level though :)

Neonable says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:23am

Understanding how each part interact with each others is not as intuitive as it could be, but this could easily be fixed with a tutorial. Then, I have no doubt hours of fun would ensue :)

Guennor says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:45am

A little confusing as at least during gameplay, there is nothing telling what each block does. But I love contraption games so it was a cool experience.

Though there are some annoyances like for example, when you test your contraptions and restart, it resets everything you built. Also, rotating is annoying, having to right click and click on rotate multiple times is kind of a burden.

There is a bug that when you retrieve a block, it goes back to the wrong block so your block counts get all messed up.

Oh and the graphics are really good!

Skye says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:34pm

The concept of the game is really good, and is somewhat fun. However, the game is a big buggy, making it frustrating to play, along with the fact that there is no explanation on how the pressure plates work.

seththefirst says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 1:20pm

Man, I was not able to pass the 1st contraption.
Looks like a good game.. But, Im not sure how to play

Sun-Wukong says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 3:41pm

Nice little game, but it misses too much on the control side. You can't rotate camera, rotating things via menu takes ages, and it took ages for me to figure out how things supposed to work.

Iseeicy says ...
Sep 6, 2016 @ 11:54pm

I like the title and sound effects. Going through a menu to rotate though got a bit annoying after the first 3 times doing it. Another addition that would be good is the ability to speed up time, so you can quickly iterate on different ideas when trying to solve puzzles.

AinoraZ says ...
Sep 17, 2016 @ 8:02pm

Haha, a nice little concept for an interesting game

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