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

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by PeYMaN - Jam Entry

A spaceship from the planet Catecus has landed on top of the sacred totem. Whip your eslaves in order to get the advanced technology before your opponent.

One player or two players in one screen.

Android version soon!

Downloads and Links


steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:30am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! 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 ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

BossHunters says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:22pm

I Won! I didn't really got it. It was hard at the beginning which of your slaves to whip. Music and game art matches very well. I like the option that you can play in versus. Great game!

Allthebees says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:19pm

Hey! Love the art style and the end squish (it's hilarious and unexpected) - we played it two player, and found it a bit difficult to work out what we had to do at first.
Great job!

kokiriandco says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:24pm

Gameplay is nice!

But be careful with the art (some things are pixelated) and polish the UI.

Good job!

Strike says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 6:22am

Quite a fun game, really funny !
This is really the perfect kind of game to play on a phone or a table with a friend while waiting for a bus or in a train trip.
I'm still not sure about the strategy, my first game was a disaster, and my second game seemed very easy but just pressing asdasdasdasdasd forever. I need to play more to get it ;)
Very original interpretation of the theme.

monstersauce says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 12:18pm

Interesting and very different use of theme!
Was a little confused as to who to whip so just ended up mashing buttons.. was fun :D

DaanVanYperen says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 1:49pm

Now I've got a spaceship but no slaves :(

jonask says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 8:32pm

Good looking game but I did not understand which slaves to hit.

Mothdan says ...
Sep 10, 2016 @ 12:47am

Great concept, great execution. It's all about timing it seems, making sure you get back to whipping the instant the MC returns to his starting position. Only thing that could have been added was some "ouch" sounds from the minions as they get whipped.

Sep 15, 2016 @ 7:48pm

Great art, but sadly I couldn't even figure out how to play it. Sorry. :(

We played your game on stream, so you might be able to see where we went wrong:

PeYMaN says ...
Sep 18, 2016 @ 6:55pm

Sorry, the instructions were made after Ludum Dare 36... Not enough time :'(

You should whip the tired slaves (they are moving slowly). Your goal is to get the ancient technology (the spaceship). If you get the technology, you have to pay the price... all your slaves will die ;)

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