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

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Ångst-RÖM's RAM Page

by Gelato Labs - Jam Entry

Some people don't care that the NSA is watching their every
move on the internet. Some people are too stupid to understand the implications
of what it all means. Then there are others, like me, who understand just how
important it is for us to be able to speak our minds, uncensored. The NSA can
only spy on us through use of the internet, so I realized that I needed to take
that power away from them. That's how I found my plan for how to install an
operating system free from their grasp. To install a system so old that it
doesn't even have internet capabilities: Gelato.

ARRP at its core is a simple puzzle game. Complete the puzzles to attempt (and fail) to install the fabled "Gelato System" operating system, and upgrade (read: downgrade) your system until you can finally rid your system of NSA surveillance!

License

Code is copyright (c) 2016 Kyle Farwell and Keefer Rourke; and is distributed
under the ISC license:

Copyright (c) 2016 Kyle Farwell <m@kfarwell.org>
Copyright (c) 2016 Keefer Rourke <keefer.rourke@gmail.com>

Permission to use, copy, modify, and/or distribute this software for any purpose
with or without fee is hereby granted, provided that the above copyright notice
and this permission notice appear in all copies.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND ISC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO
THIS SOFTWARE INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL ISC BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA
OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS
ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS
SOFTWARE.

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All graphics as well as narration audio and sound effects are copyright (c)
2016 Matthew Petry <firetwoonenine@gmail.com> and are distributed under the
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license:
<https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/>

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Writing copyright (c) 2016 Phil St. Antoine <philst.ablah@gmail.com> and
Matthew Petry <firetwoonenine@gmail.com>, and is distributed under the Creative
Commons Attribution 4.0 International license:
<https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/>

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Music copyright (c) 2016 Theo de Raadt; ok for non-commercial redistribution.

Comfortably Dumb (main theme): http://www.openbsd.org/lyrics.html#60d
Black Hat (puzzle theme): http://www.openbsd.org/lyrics.html#60b

Downloads and Links


Comments

Thirzen says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:19am

Wow, really good game. Everything works here, graphic, sound, hardness of levels.
I reach to the point after installing motherboard, and find you that I couldn't click 3 buttons (and solve the puzzle).

GGC_Language says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:00am

loved it!

TheWGBbroz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:50am

Really nice game! Since the music is so good, it would be nice if it would keep playing when you click reset.

repstyle says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:44pm

Nice puzzles.
I feel frustrated to reset the whole thing when i did a mistake. I would like to have undo command.
Music seems to be totally out of context.
I am not sure i really understand how the green lines constraints.
I stopped after getting the mouse update.

TheMightyTeam says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:36pm

I always liked puzzle games :)

Sep 11, 2016 @ 4:08pm

Really nice atmosphere! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/kkOlDKzD1Xw

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