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

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Glitch Hunter

by bobthezealot - Jam Entry

Before we get into the story, we just wanted to say that we all had tons of fun making this game, this was the best we could do in 72 hours.

The story is basically about the player (aka you) going through time and trying to help this God get back his powers. 
Your mission is to restore the universe and if not done by a certain time will cause the universe will become unstable and explode.You have to rid the universe of random glitches that are at random points in time on Earth. The way to stabilize these glitches is to walk through them. Then you are immediately teleported near the next glitch to stabilize. The glitches move forward through time and are guarded. God himself is unable to do this himself because he was weakened by the Universe Alpaca. They fought for centuries and eventually God won but he was very weakened. 
God gives you the ability to travel through time. He uses that ability to get through puzzles (e.g. plants a seed and passes time and climbs it, goes to winter to make ice bridge, goes to summer to make water level rise) but he has a time limit, and he can only move time forward, not backward. At some point he comes to 2016 and his past self (our present self) joins in the quest and helps. 
While playing as the present self, we solve puzzles through platforming. Eventually the two take out all glitches and are teleported to the god’s realm. In there, they learn the truth. 
What is the truth you ask? well.. you’ll just have to play the game to find out!

Coding team: William Song Liu, Vikaas
Graphics team: Max, Ghost
Script: Run

Download and run instruction:
Click the download link that is for your platform.
It will probably be a Google Drive folder link.
Download all content from the folder, not just the exe file or app file for it to work.

Please wait for future updates for better gameplay!

Downloads and Links


g12345 says ...
Sep 4, 2016 @ 11:11pm

No, not working for me... It says something like "cannot load mono.dll (error=126)"

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