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

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Need for Chariot: Underground

by bytekeeper - Competition Entry

Having only have day to make a game I didn't let that stop me.

*You cannot control the actual chariot action.*
*Do not resize the window or the buttons won't work*

Now, for the game:
You are *insert cool roman name here*. Pimp your chariot and defeat your enemies!
But you have to setup your chariot to win against the enemy, who will pimp their chariot as well.

You need to have java installed, to run this game. Sorry, I will "fix" this tomorrow.

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franklyn says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:52am

I really, really like the concept but I can't help but notice a severe lack of horse breeding.

Also the music is kinda cool but the hit sounds are a bit intrusive to say the least.

danilafe says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:53am

Upgraded to max. Tied with last guy.
Accidentally reset race by clicking? Not sure if that's intentional.
Pretty cool, could be like one of those games where you just keep upgrading more and more and fight against more and more ridiculous opponents.

bog13 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 3:44pm

The game looks nice but the resolution is broken : It is very difficult to find where to click to activate a button.

Moreover, a tutorial would be a good way to tell the player what controls he can use.

bytekeeper says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:20pm

Hmm I mentioned "You cannot control the actual chariot action". If you resize the window it is broken, yes :(

mde says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:38pm

The game is based on a great idea and your graphics are simple but good. I only dont like that you have to wait most of the time.

Ebriosus says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:22am

Cool game! I really liked the concept. If I win enough races, will I get new upgrades to pimp my chariot more?

Daniel says ...
Sep 6, 2016 @ 9:52pm

Good Idea, but I feel that by adding money you can make the game better, as I just upgraded to the max and won the race, so it felt too easy for me.
I also didn't like the music the beat I thought didn't match the style of the game, the art was cool, love the texture detail on the horses.

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