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

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Dungeon Master

by Micah Goodhue - Jam Entry

Dungeon Master is a dungeon crawler filled with magical things like sweetrolls and swords. It is a short atmospheric (kinda) experience where you must destroy an evil wraith; will you get to daylight?

(/cheesy desc)

Instructions are in the menu, and in the inventory if you get stuck.

Due to time constraints, a lot of content was cut and the game is only about a 10 minute experience (rather than at least an hour long, which is what I thought it would be).

There might be bugs, if so please report them in the comments.

Few bugs currently noticed:

-Random falling through the world. However, you can't die from it and it teleports you back to where you last were.
-No empty slot dragging. This isn't a bug but it's an issue. Currently to drag an into an empty slot you have to drop the item, and pick it back up.

Programming by: Micah Goodhue
Art by: Grady Butler IV and Micah Goodhue
Music by: Grady Butler IV
Sounds by: BFXR

Downloads and Links


steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:30am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! 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.

DirtyAxe says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:41am

It looks really cool , i realy liked the design , soundtraks sounded great , but the sound effects were kinda annoying , but i got stuck in the first level , any chance some one could tell me how to pass it ? , i would really like to continue playing this game

Micah Goodhue says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:15pm

Thank you for the feedback.

Yes, I understand about the sound effects. I was going to change them but ran out of time. Where did you get stuck at?

Aug 31, 2016 @ 7:58am

wanted to finsih it but half the controls dont do anything and its impossible to kill the wraith. liked where it was going though.

Micah Goodhue says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 7:35pm

Hi, thanks for playing. The controls do do things and you can kill the wraith. The game get's a bit hard though and it's mostly based on luck which might've been your problem.

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