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

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Ancient Fire

by tehPHEN - Jam Entry

Ludum Dare 36 72JAM Entry "Ancient Fire Clicker"

Ancient Fire Clicker:
Our take on clickers for this Jam, a short clicker about fire.

Controls:
Mouse: Left-Click on stuff.

Breaking Bugs:
- Fullscreen: Just don't do it, your clicks won't work.

Game By:
Stephen Ma (@tehPHEN)
Mitchell Craig (@mitchcraig311)

Source Available Here: https://github.com/Bablawn3d5/LD36
Custom Engine Here: https://github.com/Bablawn3d5/GameEngine

Downloads and Links


Comments

pi_pi3 says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 7:17pm

I can't say this game is original, new or amazingly exciting. It's just another reimagining of the clicker genre, but with a story. For some reason everyone likes clickers. They're addicting, fun and make you play for days without end. I won't say anything against the genre, cause that's just a matter of taste, but a good clicker should be 2 things. Addicting and rewarding. While this game got a good start on the first, it didn't feel quite as rewarding. It would be even more addicting if it had a slower pace and therefore a slower story (which I liked btw) and it would feel more rewarding if the upgrades had more depth and were actually rewarding the player for the hard earned clicks. Nevertheless, for a clicker, this game has something. Maybe it's the story and a feel of progression?

Sep 9, 2016 @ 6:23pm

Well made clicker! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/QlYKcvCr0YM

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