Awesome visuals, awesome soundtrack, awesome puzzles. This game makes me remind of the game Machinarium. We never got a sequel to that game but this was kind of refreshing and brought back some great memories. Great game. Very under rated.
A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux
Meet Hobot, a quirky little robot who one day wakes up to find himself in the basement of a strange tower. Help him use the limited means at his disposal to ascend through the fantastical floors, to discover what is at the very top!
Use the ← → ↓ ↑ keys to move and the Enter key to interact. To switch to fullscreen, press Alt+Enter or F11.
All source assets are from public domain sources and all created assets are placed in the public domain.
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Linux|
|Release date||Sep 29, 2019|
|Made with||Blender, GIMP|
|Tags||Cute, panda3d, Puzzle-Platformer, pyweek, Surreal|
|Asset license||Creative Commons Zero v1.0 Universal|
|Average session||A few minutes|
|Links||Source code, Homepage, Soundtrack|
Binary builds with all dependencies packaged are available from the downloads, though there should not be issues with running from source code.
With the macOS .app bundle, note that you may get an error after clicking Hobot's Ascent.app about me being an untrusted developer. Go to System Preferences, Security, and click "Open anyway".
If you run into any issues, please send the output log. In the binary builds, the output is saved to the following log files:
Windows: C:\Users\You\AppData\Local\Hobot's Ascent\output.log
macOS: /Users/You/Documents/Hobot's Ascent/output.log
Linux: /home/you/.local/share/Hobot's Ascent/output.log
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