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

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Jet Through Time!

by Fundo - Competition Entry

# OBS:

Unfortunatly the games window size is specificly set to 1000x1000. There is nothing I can do about this at this moment.

# Summery:

This is a game where you jet through time in hopes of learning something about the mighty inventions of ancient society. It's basically you getting mashed by random flying ancient inventions. I have literally no idea what I have made. Enjoy.

# Controls:

A and D or arrow keys to move the player.

[Space] to activate shield (makes you immortal for a puny little while).

# Analysis:

This was my second Ludum Dare, and my first compo. My goal was simply to create a working "finished" game, which I have problems with achieving normally. I am fairly happy with the structure of my project. Once I had sort of a playable version of the game I made it quite easy to add extra content. Since structure and planning is something i need to work on I feel like I succeded in that part. Well, the planning was abit off. Even though the game sort of works at the moment there is a lot of content that I did not have time to add. For example:

+ Boss Battle

+ More Eras

+ More player interactivity (abilities)

As a conclusion I can say that I am not really that happy with how the game turned out. However, I am still proud of myself that I managed to get something playable in such a short time.

Downloads and Links


thiagofr says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 10:47pm

The idea of traveling through space with ancient inventions/technologies being thrown at you is a bit crazy, but it is a very fun game!

The art is very well made and coherent. My only suggestion would be to have music in the background.

An overall good game. Contrats!

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