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

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by Aerohand - Jam Entry

WASD to move

Arrow Keys for shoot

Kill those monsters and Defend your base!


You find an ancient machine that could improve your weapon, but you need to defend it from being destroyed by the ancient monsters around it! Use your modern weapon to defend this ancient technology!

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Hjalte500 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:02am

Aside from a few obvious bugs the game is very fun and well made. Respect to you guys for pulling through and making a fun game!

kaos740 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:41pm

Neat little game. Really great job on the graphics!

ciaodavinci says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 2:16am

hehe, fun stuff. a couple thoughts:
- I liked how the health bars went negative, it's like I could see how much damage I did to them in the short span between their hp going below the bar and when they despawned. It's like an overkill bar.
- the bullet sound was overwhelming. it sounds like you were playing the sound effect every frame
- A+ menus

Abrexas says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:01am

Neat game. The fire sound was a bit rough to hear.

lCira says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 8:03am

Nice graphics. I like how smooth the hp bar gets depleted, lol. I tried to go beyond the map and beyond it is an empty space, you should have at least put a boundary and limit the camera to the map itself

henriquebach says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:57pm

It's a fun game dude! I liked the characters but you just need to variate the pitch of the gun and adjust the enemies life bar.

kmitz says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 1:15pm

NIce game but I would have liked the theme to be a little bit more obvious ^^ also it was awful for me playin on a french keyboard, but still, enjoyed it.

HuvaaKoodia says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 1:25pm

A super simple idea like this needs a lot of polish and/or content to impress. As such I'm not impressed.

You should allocate more hours into polishing next jam.

Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:11pm

As people commented above, some polish would be nice for this entry. But you know, I like how machine gun in this game works ) Cool particle effects =)

Aerohand says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 7:55pm

Thanks guys! At the beginning I was like, "Damn I just want to make a machine gun dude". Than I ran out of time at the end to polish stuff since I want it to be a complete game...
Everyday is a school day, i will try better next time! :D

Diptoman says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 11:10pm

The game could have really done without that machinegun sound. I had to turn down the speaker for that. Aside from that there are bugs in places, and I'm pretty sure you know which (HP going negative, sprites not facing correct direction, bullets starting before gunpoint etc.). Could be fun with some more polish, good attempt! :)

Deive_Ex says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 1:23am

Huahuahua the fact that their life bars can get negative made me laugh xD
As everyone said, the machine gun sound was very annoying. I liked the player sprite, though.

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