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

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Ancient Rides

by petitpois - Jam Entry

Ancient rides is a take on crazy taxi, complete the objectives by controlling a chariot. Pickup ancient passengers and take them to their desired destination.

Use the arrow keys to control the chariot

This was my first time doing voxel art and creating an isometric game. I was not able to create more than one level but I will keep working on it. :D

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Garfeild says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:56pm

Game looks great for first time doing voxel art, nice color palette. The goal of first level could be less, for it wasn't possible to ride all 44 passengers in given time. Also, sound effect from game field has low volume, if you compare it to score counter. Overall, good job, looking forward to future updates!

runvs says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 6:27pm

The Windows download build told me that was missing, but the Web Version worked just fine.
Very nice game. The graphics and the palette is great and the style reminds me of minecraft.
The music is also great.
I had some issues with controls, since the rotation pivot is in the left wheel of the transporter. The skidmarks look so cool!

Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:36pm

Simple, well made game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36 games, if you’d like to take a look :)

Sep 15, 2016 @ 5:12pm

Cute game! Very similar in controls and perspective to my own, and something I learned is that the keyboard controls aren't the best for this type of perspective and motion. But I think the concept is kinda cool and fun, and you should try to expand on it.

petitpois says ...
Sep 17, 2016 @ 11:16pm

Thanks I am planning to redo the level and add a mini-map also coins to unlock other levels

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