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

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A Fox's Pottery

by Pusty - Competition Entry

This is my Ludum Dare 36 Entry with the theme "Ancient Technology"

Well my game is about a fox in a museum of ancient technology.
It's kinda short but I hope you like it anyways.

Enter/Space or Mouse clicks: Skip through text
W/S/A/D or Up/Down/Left/Right: Movement

Made in Java using libGDX
Graphics made with ProMotion
Sounds made with bfxr

(The web version may lag. Download the .jar file instead)

Downloads and Links


McMutton says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 6:46pm

Nice short game about bumping into stuff :p

Would have liked it better to "use" the signs... triggering them over and over by accidently running into them is a little bit annoying.

gassasin says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 8:24pm

i love the dialogues in this game! Amazing short game!

Tropferl says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 9:06pm

Indeed a short, but good, game. The dialogs are entertaining and fun and the graphics look great!

SetTheBet says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 10:04pm

Me too am not sure that the bumping style of activating things really is the smoothest way. Art is really really nice! Good work. Sfx is kinda what you can expect coming out from a sfx generator, nothing special that is but does the trick. Overall feels like a nice little game

CMLSC says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 11:00pm

Nice pixel art. I tried to go back to the guard(or whatever he is) once I broke the pot. XD
I like how you bounce back after you hit things. I thought of doing that in one of my games once. :P
I kinda wanna see what would happen after I left though...

demogorgon says ...
Aug 28, 2016 @ 11:28pm

So many items that ended up not doing anything. :( Was a cool little experience. I liked the art quite a bit.

NinjaNic says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 12:14am

As many people have said, I like the pixel art as well. Good work! This game was quite funny.

Now I know what to do if I break something in a museum.

Pix3M says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 5:19am

LMAO I am a little drunk when I fired this game up, I told myself

"What kind of careless mischief can I pull off in this game?"


"Well. LOL"

psilon says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 8:43am

Funny dialoges, great pixel art, special theme usage. I like this game. Nobody noticed that i broke tha pot. :)

peterthehe says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:14am

Really nice short game. Humour 5/5. Really nice graphics too!

Aug 29, 2016 @ 11:57pm

Really good art. Could've used some music. I wasn't really sure what I was supposed to do though. Bumped into some various objects, some sounds happened, dialogues. I'm kinda sad that everything's in Comic Sans though

Anudin says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:38am

A wheel out of stone - very stony! I like the idea and the humor is great :) Also bookmarked your source because i'm also using LibGDX and maybe I can learn a thing or two

cjames says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:50am

I liked the part where I bumped into stuff.

Remicy says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:51pm

Cute nice game! I like the story, it's really interesting!

Ib1s says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:26pm

Mir hat das Spiel gefallen. Ich bin selbst ein LibGDX-Entwickler (verwende aber Android Studio). Habe deine Herkunft anhand der Konzeptzeichnungen entdeckt ^^. Falls du Interesse hast, sich mit mir gegenseitig den Source Code zu erklären, kannst du mich auf meinem Youtube Kanal "Ibis Coding", auf Twitter @Ib1sGaming oder auf Steam als "Ib1s" anschreiben/ hinzufügen.

Ghen says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:35pm

very lovely entry, i dig the art style, the naration system which player telling you everything that you touch is quite cool i think, remind me of old game like pokemon gba and things like that, but of course it'll be nice if its also toggleable, means like you will get the description if you DO interract with it

the control a bit weird, i can press up and left, and it'll keep going left even tho i press up
and also the collision box a bit to big, i touch almost everything when moving...or is it intended ? , thinking of the theme and story of the game

overall very nice game and solid entry

gonutz says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 3:59pm

I would love to play your game but my browser does not support webGL.
The game looks really cute.

Pusty says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 6:40pm

@gonutz you should be able to play downloadable version. Have you tested that?

Aug 31, 2016 @ 7:21pm

Great game, nice pixelart, i enjoy it. good job.

gonutz says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 7:59pm

@Pusty OK now I downloaded and unpacked it, it gives me a bunch of Java classes, but I do not have Java installed and would rather keep it that way ;)

Danae123 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 8:34pm

Particularly cute :3 Fun as well. Good job!

BestNickname says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 5:54am

cute game, great art! Would have liked a reminder textbox to show what we needed as I kinda forgot after a while.

Sep 8, 2016 @ 6:21pm

Cute graphics, nice game! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :)

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