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

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I need tea

by Truck - Jam Entry

An intrepid space explorer in a ship, floating forever in space... you awake from cryogenic sleep and ... want tea.

However the ship is fitted with ancient technology that was in vogue when you left the home planet, and it... is fiddly. While you're sleeping, it tends to reset itself.

Navigate the ship, deal with the ancient technology and solve the puzzles that pop up in order to get to the kithen and make yourself some tea, so you can return to cryosleep.

-- Sadly, this game is not quite finished, but it's in "releasable" state - that is, it has an ending (buggy! submitted game with 1 minute to go, so no time to fix that bug.)
-- We'll actually finish this, but you can play it and give commentary.
-- It was fun making this, and that's what matters.
-- Hope you enjoy what there _is_ of the game and ... don't mind that it's not complete.

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TeamBALD says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 10:50am

Hello, I liked the music, the art is real cute and I too, would quite like a cup of tea after cryogenic sleep.

I was a little confused by the controls (pressing "z" to continue seemed a bit strange) and I think my confusion with the controls stopped me from understanding the puzzles.

I however didn't find any of the "bugs" you mention in your comments and the overall feel seemed pretty complete

Truck says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:22pm

That pressing 'Z' to continue - that's the bug with the ending of the game. It is SUPPOSED to display a "You won!" type screen.

It's not complete in that there are ideas unimplemented, and the majority of them are puzzles (: Will just make a final. Thanks for the critique!

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