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

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The Get Up

by Davision - Jam Entry

You are in ancient Egypt, keep your slaves from getting stoned, up high they go through physics!

Someone needs to get those stones up there, since you are in charge you can grab your slaves to do it. But beware physics are at play here. Someone needs to keep putting wood in front of the stones so they can keep on rolling and nobody gets stoned. Keep everything in balance and you are good to go to get real high!

Controls:
- Use your mouse to drag and drop things (slaves and wood logs)
- Restart = Space, Exit = Alt+F4

Instructions:
- Put wood logs in front to keep your stone(s) rolling on them
- Grab slaves and put them in the back to speed it up and being able to push more stones
- Let the stones hanging on cranes fall on your wood logs by clicking on them
- Keep things balanced

Start playing:
Download and click .exe

Downloads and Links


Comments

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:16am

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

Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:28pm

Sorry, but how do you play this game?

Davision says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:37pm

@kfischer_okarin
I added some instructions here in the description

Findor says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:52pm

Good graphic!

local minimum says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:10pm

6900 points! I'm going to consider that quite a good result. It took me a while before I realized I could pull down people and logs and rocks from the top half. I could probably have kept playing with one guy one rock for a long while, but adding more rocks and logs and people seemed like more fun... so probably from a game mechanic, the game should not always wait for you to drop a rock or add a person but "help" you out. Quite fun game though.

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