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

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Robot Recycler

by quadtree - Competition Entry

Note: The HTML5 version only works correctly in Firefox. Chrome has trouble detecting controllers and suffers from generally poor performance.
Note: The Linux version is completely untested. Let me know if it works!

In Robot Recycler you must escape your designation as ancient technology. Smash your way though the facility to escape!

Gamepad Controls (Recommended):
Left Stick - Move
Right Trigger - Punch
Left Trigger - Kick
Y - Ranged attack

Keyboard Controls:
WASD - Move
Period - Punch
Comma - Kick
Slash - Ranged attack

Downloads and Links


snake5 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:09pm

Very interesting concept and take on the theme, though it's a little hard to see past the rushed implementation, particularly the combat mechanics. The hardest part was to align the character to enemies so that combat would work (I played with a keyboard).

Also, once I got to the ranged enemy, I found myself unable to hit him as every time he shot just before I could do anything.

Garfeild says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 12:35pm

Fight controls was hard to use & hard to aim range attacks.
For some reason idea of old robot recycling reminded me of the "Scrap Garden" game.

Good job!

csanyk says ...
Sep 18, 2016 @ 11:44pm

This. Robot. Talks. Like! William. Shatner.

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