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

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by wrexialmt - Jam Entry

A two man project with my friend @tomstal handling the art and myself @wrexialmt on coding. We had multiple ideas for the Ancient Technology theme but ended up doing something which we both never dreamed of before, a cooking game! It probably shows in the design but we had fun creating this jam, I hope you will like it too.

The game is played using drag and drop and has 3 levels of difficulty which adapt depending on how you're doing. It'll change the difficulty between days, so if you win 3 days in a row, you're awesome and leave us a comment. Any questions feel free to post below, feedback is very appreciated, we do this for fun and to grow as game makers. Audio is from free online sources.

I had to do some magic tricks to get the Ludum Dare website to behave and remove the scroll bars, mainly scaling down my game and forcing scroll-bars to be turned off. This leads to a bit of skewing, if it bothers you please use the link provided below for the original experience.

Downloads and Links


Ghen says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 9:58pm

very good game, the arts excellent, also the sfx and background match well with it

the recipe and difficulty ramp up very well, sometimes the timer a bit hard too see, but thats probably my eyes problem, not with the game

very solid entry!

Bioloid says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:06pm

Fun game, great art and sound! The click boxes on the items after they are cooked is a little small I think. Nice work :D

pressxtoskip says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 10:08pm

Looks great. Had no idea what I was doing at first, but managed to get to day 2 by the second attempt. I had some trouble with the timer too, but my eyes are tired. Fun to play :)

justinooncx says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 11:58pm

Wow, a really well polished game! The clicking is a bit tight, though, which makes it hard to drag and drop stuff sometimes. But otherwise, a great game with a lot of depth and challenge!

Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:01am

Cute game! Too hard for me, but I got a few of those recipes out in time.

Really nice sound, graphics, and overall aesthetic.

FaeLD says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:24am

Good job, really well polished game in 3 days, which is pretty impressive - had quite a bit of fun with it!

Sep 4, 2016 @ 6:42pm

Really like this game! It's very polished, the gameplay, graphics, audio,... You 2 did a fantastic job! Congrats!

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