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

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by ciaodavinci - Jam Entry

uh oh yall, there's a problem

glitch spells need care in cityglitch city

rooftop puzzles at your own pace

mouse ................... click to move
R ........................... restart level
F ........................... fullscreen
ESC ...................... back and quit
CTRL-U ................ unlock all maps

a game by:
__ Henk Boom
__ Nicolas Munoz
__ Peter Rockwell
__ Cody Walker

Downloads and Links


steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:15am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! and very nice the idea of the glitch ! 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 ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

headchant says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:10pm

Music: 5/5, Gamedesign: 5/5, Gfx: 5/5. Some really interesting puzzles and a lot of athmosphere here. Love it.

quentinus60 says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 6:34pm

Awesome game ! I really like the gameplay. The sound and the art are also good :) Good job!

havaker says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:09pm

Nice game, I finished a couple of levels.

GhostBomb says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:59pm

Unique audio and visual aesthetic along with unique puzzles. Great entry!

nicso says ...
Aug 31, 2016 @ 10:24pm

Cool mechanics. Simple but elegant.
The Audio for movement can become a little bit frustrating in the long run, but it most likely a matter of taste.
Really nice entry

Lesbroufe says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:02am

Longest time on a game this evening ! Finished it.
So much levels. Strong level design in a very limited grid.
Thanks for good time.

vicious_br says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:41am

Great game, I was playing a good time. Puzzle difficult but exciting. In fullscreen it is too square for pixelart, but does not hinder the fun.
Visit and play my game. Click on my name!

RIPPorkins says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 3:52am

The mechanic is super simple, but the puzzles really make you think. This would be awesome as a mobile game! Only feedback would be to vary the audio for sliding a bit so it doesn't get to monotonous.

HellBlazer says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:20am

Great entry! Simple mechanics, but you created a lot of puzzle variety with them. So many levels too! Graphics are charmingly retro, though admittedly I'm not quite sure what the critters after me were... I'm going with floating elephant heads though.

Great work, it feels like a complete and polished bite-sized puzzle game.

g12345 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:23pm

Those are some nicely done puzzles! Small Colourful tiles too, and very responsive. Took me a while but I finished the game.

Well done! I like this game a lot.

namu says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:26pm

Very nice game! The music and sounds, graphics and those glitchs make the atmosphere a bit creepy, which I think it was intended, so good job because you achieve it!

The puzzles and the difficulty progression is nice, I think I completed ~20 levels before surrender because of the music and those critters. Really nice job!

monkeybit29 says ...
Sep 1, 2016 @ 6:33pm

really awesome! from music to graphics, it was really fun, one of my favorites!

Mathiouza says ...
Sep 2, 2016 @ 10:50pm

Cool puzzle game :)
The music well reflects the ambiance of the game and the puzzles are cool :)
But I did not understand the link with the theme :/

HuvaaKoodia says ...
Sep 3, 2016 @ 5:39pm

Nice puzzle. You managed to mix tile pushing and behavior driven entities for great effect.
The presentation is also neat.

Sep 6, 2016 @ 9:14pm

Nice puzzler! I included it in my compilation video series of Ludum Dare 36, if you’d like to take a look :)

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