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

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Wish You Were Here

by Nanolotl - Jam Entry

Fly your balloon from island to island while looking for campfires to light and messages in bottles to read. Can you find the golden idol?

Made by Lewis Tolonen (@nanolotl) and Oscar Brittain (@moomoomang)

WASD - Move
Mouse - Look
Left/Right Click - Interact
Space - Jump / Ascend
M - Toggle Music

Esc - Quit
P - Free mouse

Downloads and Links


XAND says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 2:59pm

This game is absolutely adorable. Graphic style I wish to achieve. What engine/toolset did you use for this? Good on you guys.

conrad123 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 4:07pm

Wow. This is the best game I've played so far! My only question is how did you make this in just 2 days? All of the islands look great, and the statues and plants add some flair. It's very funny too! After the first island, I held the space bar and went up and up, until I became one with the clouds. It was beautiful, in a way.

DiegoCTorguet says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:04pm

Great job with this one guys!
I love the atmosphere generated with that art and music.

Nanolotl says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:18am

@XAND the game is made in Game Maker Studio

nanimono says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:04am

this is a good foundation for exploration game, but in it's current state it lacks of actions and interactive objects.

novotmike says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:04am

Really nice looking game! Reminded me of Planetarium. I absolutly love the graphics style! Great work!

Molpe says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 11:01pm

Love the birds ^^ Didn't find the golden idol, but I liked it x) It's got kind of slow because of the distance between places. The notes were funny and a bit confusing, I liked to play it ^^

I've made a short let's play video:

Steven Miller says ...
Sep 6, 2016 @ 9:15pm

Very beautiful game, I didn't find the golden idol, though I found a lot of bottles and believe I saw all of the islands. The messages were hilarious, I quite liked how they were generated. I loved how the 2D and 3D art blended together so well. Amazing job, it is always awesome to see 3D GameMaker games!

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