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

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by atom0520 - Jam Entry

This is a game about a bamboo-copter’s journey, a journey to seek its dreams as well as its future.
Bamboo-copter is an old but pretty famous technology. The little copter can fly by rotating itself and it possesses the capability of time travelling (as we can see in the “Doraemon” XD)
On the way of little copter’s journey, the little copter will meet a geat many things relevant to the human technology in terms of flying, ranging from birds, paper planes to airplanes,etc. With dreams and perseverance , finally the little copter will fly up very high and manage to find his future——“helicopter” up there.

So dear players and developers,please help our little copter reach its bright future and dreams of flying high, and hope you may enjoy the journey, enjoy our game! ^_^

The game is made by my sister and me.
Happy Ludum Dare! ↖(^ω^)↗

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joemid says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 6:32pm

Finally, little bamboo copter get his future! Played on Mac- had no issues, but was a little confused at the beginning, I thought I was the plane, not the bamboo copter. Got it figured out easily. Challenging, but I did it! Thanks~

joemid says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 6:33pm

P.S. Great job!

atom0520 says ...
Sep 8, 2016 @ 1:17am

@joemid The purpose of putting an airplane there is to make the openning scene appear not dull,and the airplane is also the one that gives the little bamboo-copter the hint to fly up high at the very beginning,so I place the little copter together with it initially. Thx for your feedback anyway :)

imphenzia says ...
Sep 12, 2016 @ 7:59pm

I had a go at the game and I was wondering how to get the engine running on the plane until I remembered the name of the game; LittleCopter =) I read the controls and got started and flew away. As I launched into the air it was difficult to know how much to steer since the zoomed in view made me navigate in blind so I ended up in the water most of the time. Maybe less "leap of faith" tactics would have kept my interest to play the game a bit longer. Nice work putting it together!

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