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

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LOST BOT

by BeardaNeerz - Jam Entry

After a long travel through space, an adventurer finally find his old robot buddy, but he is not alone, a lot of machines from an advanced technology try to capture his badly injured friend.
The adventurer decide to do everything possible, day and night, to save him quickly and bring him back home.

Controls :

Q/W = Move right
D = Move Left
Mouse = Aim
Left Button Mouse = Charge/Shoot

Edit notes :

New versions are coming this week, with debug and more gameplay.
An online playable version is coming soon too.

Downloads and Links


Comments

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:43am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! Simple mechanics that still offered a decent amount of challenge.We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

repstyle says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:21pm

Neat feedback and stating.
I liked the design of the robot.

I felt the game repeatitive and i couldn't see what was the meaning of the waves or what i was aiming for until I hovered my character with the mouse to display repair and upgrade stuff. I encourage to make these upgrade stuff visible without hoping player to pass on it or make some highlight on characters to show we have to interact with them.

But, even afer noticing it, i couldn't see any progression.
There was a little bug displaying at wrong size the alert light of the robot when the level ended with paralax fx.

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