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

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"Office Space"

by nkorth - Jam Entry

Curious extraterrestrials find ancient artifacts.

The game's short, and easy, but very polished if we may say so ourselves!

Linux users: Please install Löve from before playing.
Everyone else: The other downloads are self-contained - enjoy!

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ikroth says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:01am

Neat idea, I like it.

janiq says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 8:51pm

Interesting twist on ancient technology them :-) Add more items it is fun.

MarekkPie says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:25pm

Great idea! Loved the silly music. Would definitely like to see more items.

Bendev says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 2:29am

Fun idea! The game is solid and polished. It could use some other features or maybe improve the research experience. The music fits really well with the game. Congrats!

Zemmi says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 7:32pm

I enjoy stapling. I would enjoy the cup more if I could get inside it. I want to cut myself.

nkorth says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 4:03pm

Someone I saw playing our game got to 900 staples. Press ` to get into debug mode, and the last number in the top left is the number of staples spawned.
I also agree that research could have been improved. I've been told that we should have included research logs that would show after researching each artifact, and I think that would have been a great way to smooth out the research experience. It would also be another opportunity to add comedy :)

AWOL says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 6:34pm

LOL the scissors were the hardest part. I think you know what needs to be improved on. Great Idea! Very original.

BestNickname says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 7:31pm

haha nice idea, soundtrack is also quite charming. Would have loved to see more items to interact with and research :)

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