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

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AnSynth Technology

by xclementx - Jam Entry

#FIRST : I have decided to be part of this jam only 13 hours before the end.

AnSythn Technology is a kind of Flash sampler using retro-sounds.
You can choose beteween 3 synthetizers, a drum-machine and some pre-recorded beats.

I made the sounds with Massive and Ableton Live. Using Flash CC for code and Photoshop for graphism.

Thanks to Sylvère (01101101) for the help. And Emma, Loic, Stephane (x2), Romain...

#Drum Machine :
1 - Kick
2 - Snare
3 & 4 - HitHat
5 - Crash

#PantyShitter (Bass) :
X - C (Note)
V - D (Note)
V - F (Note)
B - G (Note)

#SyntheXuperie (Synth) :
S - C (Note)
D - D (Note)
F - F (Note)
G - G (Note)

#SyntheLoper (Bass) :
E - C (Note)
R - D (Note)
T - F (Note)
Y - G (Note)

Downloads and Links


Neonable says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:31am

Ancient technology? Check.
Cheesy puns? Check.
Awesome sounds and easy to use? Check.

This one is going in my favourites!

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:36am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

kingpirux says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:24pm

xD lol that's a good twist to the concept!

SamuelSousa says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:46pm

I like what you did wtih the theme in the game name. The visuals fit theme perfectly.

Remynfv says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 5:26pm

This is pretty cool, it would have been nice to have more notes, as you can't really play anything with just 4 keys per synth. It's still pretty impressive for being made in the last 13 hours!

ObscenelyTrue says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:38pm

The graphics are very inspired...

stenol says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:15pm

Nice theme twist ! I love it.

jeremyfa says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:38pm

Nice interpretation of the theme! Would have been easier with keyboard key reminders directly on the screen, but I still enjoyed making some music :).

Pyrofoux says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:50pm

I'm not sure we could say it a real game, but I have fun playing around with it.
It would have been nice to always show the hotkeys tho

dos says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:44pm

[synth-poping intensifies]

wooltech says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 7:38pm

Well, turns out I'm still dreadful at music. Nice use of the theme!

PanicTheFirst says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 9:17pm

That brought some jam to the jam! Good work :)

Sep 1, 2016 @ 9:23pm

I freaking love this.

AlexLamarche says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 3:31pm

This would be awesome if you could save the music you create, and possibly use it for other LD's! I like how you made something different, in the aspect that it's not a game, but rather a resource for making a music. Anyway, Great work.

AlexLamarche says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 3:32pm

@Myself grammar stinks.

TeamBALD says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 10:16pm

Not bad, especially considering the time you had to do this in. Music is so not my area, so I can't offer much on that side of things, although I think incorporating the controls into the keys might help improve things. Maybe some way to save or export your music too, but that might be beyond the scope of what you'd expect from a weekend-long jam.

Sep 11, 2016 @ 4:24pm

Albeit not a game, it was super fun to play around with. The aesthetic and naming of the whole thing was b e a u t i f u l.

We played it on stream which you can see here:

Sep 12, 2016 @ 6:50pm

Nice graphics, nice idea. I am not very good at this games but I think I created something aceptable haha

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