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

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No Man's Clay

by Rfdshir - Jam Entry

Try to invent the cube from wheel, using ancient alien technology.


​Right and Left arrows to move, up or down to interact with objects.

Tip: interact with the square slot to restart with the "wheel" object.

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fenwick says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:26am

Hmm I couldn't get any further than the trefoil. Very nice art and music, I loved the claymation and the motion. I just couldn't really figure out any logic in the gameplay.

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:08am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! the art style is very original... ! Simple mechanics that still offered a decent amount of challenge.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. (you can already find several games from the jam there)

scorched says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:33pm

Don't get what to do here, but looking really good!

AWOL says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:43pm

I like the art, nice entry.

procdev says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:28pm

Really cool art!

kokiriandco says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:49pm

I don't know what to do, but the music and the art amaze me!

DiegoCTorguet says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:52pm

I find this game a bit confusing about how should I play or where is the challenge.
Besides of that, I saw some on progress images you uploaded a few days ago and I have to say that those clay textures are awesome. All the art in this game is wonderful. Good job!

Pickens Inc. says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:04pm

Beautiful game, not sure how to do or how to go about doing it, but it was a nice experience. Managed to get up to the three interlocking twisty-shaped shape.

paruthidotexe says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:14pm

This is one of the game i was eagerly waiting to play. I got thrilled by the art style and work from the screen shots posted.
Yea i like very much the final art and music in the game..
Game was tough to play since it is in investigation mode. I could able to make till 5star, kid shapes..

Lênon Kramer says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:23pm

Really nice art, but I got stranded on the puzzle and got lost on what to do.

Sun-Wukong says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:27pm

Ah, beautiful one! Really reminds of Neverhood.
But... what am I supposed to do?

NuSan says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 12:56pm

Realy great style. The physical lighting is so smooth. Exploring was chill and interesting, I like the music too. Became stuck after a while. Keep up the great work.

Sabina Lis says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 2:27pm

Nice seeing something different, really achieved to set a mood there, i couldnt make the cube, looks and sounds great!

Allthebees says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:00pm

Absolutely love the fact you did stop motion animation, wow! It looks great! Had no idea how to progress though.

Bogden says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:15pm

Love the artwork. You've done a really awesome job with the main character animations, and it kind of inspires me to do some stop-motion animation in the future. How much time do you think you spent doing all the animations? Think it was feasible to do in a jam setting?

Stending says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:36pm

Very original rendering and very chill game, I love it

MrErdalUral says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 11:27pm

Great artwork. It's a shame I didn't understand what to do.

Linver says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 6:58am

Mood is great, but you should add narrative hints to puzzle solving.. and A bit moar living background/
PS:\ you should use this direct link for ludum player, man:

edve98 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 11:30am

Cool graphics! I too got stuck after a while. There should be some hints on what to do if you get stuck!

Rfdshir says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:01pm

@edve98, I make the tip in description: interact with the square slot to restart with the "wheel" object.
But, you right, the game has no hints. Don't have time to do, unfortunately.

devpaul says ...
Sep 5, 2016 @ 9:10pm

I had no idea clay animation would look this good! Awesome idea! Unfortunately the windows version didn't work well for me, the speed of the game was 1/10 of the webGL version. Must be a bug or something.

csanyk says ...
Sep 14, 2016 @ 3:30am

Well the visuals are beautiful, but I have no idea what I'm doing. I managed to turn a wheel into an asterisk... it's a bit unclear how to play.

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