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

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Door to Door Door Salesman

by dwemthy - Jam Entry

You've just invented the best thing ever: it's some wood that you put in front of your house to make it into a distinct space from the outside. You call this invention the "door" and it's going to change the world!

Your neighbors just don't get your genius so you'll have to "convince" them how great it would be to have a door. Maybe if you demonstrate how anyone could walk into their house and start breaking things, hypothetically. If they had a door they couldavoid this "hypothetical" situation.

Sell doors to the whole village and maybe you'll get the attention of someone special ;)

A/D to move left/right.
Space to jump.
W to enter doors and climb ladder.
Q to try to sell your door.
E to swing your briefcase full of doors, you can't be blamed for anything it might happen to hit.

Art by Karl,
Programming by Andy

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kingpirux says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:25pm

xD lol funny game! Link and Zelda love this!

diest says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:30pm

Sold all the doors but couldn't find all the babies. Interesting funny concept!

foxroxracer says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:37pm

haha, nice game! Hopefully there are not many salesman like that in the real world ;) Adding little SFX like breaking the pots would really improve the gameplay :) nice solid character controller :)

cushycode says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:12pm

Lol, the game is so pretty.

I really enjoyed playing it.
The concept and the game game story is funny and I really like this naive art style.

By the way, I was surprised with the way which you solve "falling down" issue (restarting the game instead of blocking falling).

RudeJake says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:37pm

loved breaking staff! nice

ZYXer says ...
Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:25am

Haha, that's what I call good marketing! :D

Very simple, but funny game. I wished the neighbors would react more than just complain. Perhaps a little fighting between neighbors would make the game more entertaining ;)
But overall, a humorous take on the theme. Well done!

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