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

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Nimura

by happy30 - Jam Entry

You are the little boy who dreams of being one of the greatest samurai of nippon.
Your father gave you acces to his anvil. You can create the greatest ancient technological weapons you've ever dreamt of!
Step in the game and craft your own weapons at the anvil, then defeat the malicious beasts around the village!
Find all materials to create your ultimate weapon!

Use Z to interact and fight.
Use the mouse in the crafting editor.

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Comments

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 7:06am

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 indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

SuperMsp10 says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 10:49pm

Good graphics and cool music. The swinging animations look a just bit odd from the side angles. Also a bit more direction in way of game play or story would be nice. All in all great game!

spencerjp says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:00am

Good graphics and an interesting concept with building your own weapon.

Something seems off about the way combat works. Enemies don't seem to take damage when it seems like they should. Other than that, nice game! Nice job.

Sep 1, 2016 @ 1:09pm

Nice game concept, loved the idea of building your own weapon.

But combat doesn't feel good, it doesn't seem to work properly. Especially those red lamps, which seem unkillable.

About your comment on my game (Lost Earth), I've fixed that bug. Now when you die you are taken back to the main menu, instead of freezing.

pixelpotions says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 3:26pm

Awesome game! An ambitious but awesome idea! Loved the graphics and the sound. The editor was well made and the animations on the characters were a nice touch! There were some problems with the layers, very noticeable on the trees. Combat was hard but was it was nice when you got a new item. Impressive entry!

Sep 3, 2016 @ 3:48pm

Interesting concept! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :) https://youtu.be/lcfUdhXZ_XQ

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