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

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Archaeologist

by jsm - Jam Entry

Archaeologist
Explore space looking for ancient technology and use these artefacts to unlock a gate to another dimension.

Mine ore to sell at the local space station traders to buy fuel to fund your exploration.

Be careful with your fuel, it's a limited resource!

We were a bit ambitious with all the features we wanted to try so the game is a little incomplete but hopefully it's fun to play around with for a bit.

Controls
W, A & D - Movement
E - Use (Enter/Exit spaceship, trade, mine ore)
Mouse Wheel - Zoom in/out camera while in ship

Team
Programming
http://ludumdare.com/compo/author/elliottphabulous/
Art
http://ludumdare.com/compo/author/Ovrsurge/
Programming
http://ludumdare.com/compo/author/jsm/

Downloads and Links


Comments

tmpxyz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:19am

Kind of confused of what I'm doing...

Hjalte500 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:56am

I couldn't really figure out where the space station traders were so I didn't really get far but the game looks pretty and it was pretty cool to go from planet to planet and walk around. So pretty good but I wish I knew how to contact these traders..

Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:18am

Our game was really Ambitious but to go to the shop / space trader when your in the ship you can scroll in and out to see all the planets

dmi3iy says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:01am

Really cool idea :) need to fix 'no-fuel' problem in space: maybe call to trader :))?

Sep 11, 2016 @ 11:30am

Really nice concept, everything seems to work fine: you should spend 1-2 more days (adding menu, more options in the space station, some further planets) and it could be really nice

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