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

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Running With The Wolves

by Incinious - Jam Entry

It is back in the stone age. Man has just discovered fire, and is fighting for survival.

Your goal is build a suitable shelter from the dangers of the wild. Gather resources by exploring the wilderness. When it get's dark, don't stray too far from the safety of your fire!

Link to a video of the gameplay
(wish I could make a hyperlink)

*Disclaimer: We did not manage to get all the sounds in time...*

- Craft weapons by placing items on the crafting "skin"
- Build your house by placing enough stone and wood in the dirt circle
- Pick up/Drop items using 'E'
- Hold LMB to light bonfires using a torch
- Click LMB to attack using a spear or club

- Build your house as quickly as possible

Downloads and Links


8Keys Studios says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:15am

Cannot launch the game on OSX. I get a message:

"Ludum" was purchased using the App Store on another computer. To use "Ludum" on this computer, sign in using the Apple ID and password used to purchase it.

joemid says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:46am

Same problem, here, on Mac- will try on Win later.

Incinious says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:53am

Thanks for letting us know. I will remove the OSX option for now

VitasaMode says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:51am

I enjoyed this entry. I found the crafting system to be intuitive. I wish the burning of the grass would create some temporary light at night. I saw your comment on not having all the sounds in, that would have made it that much better. Great job and would love to play an updated verison with more features and sound if you make it!

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