“I suppose it is tempting, if the only tool you have is a hammer, to treat everything as if it were a nail”
- Abraham Maslow
Forge your destiny! Law of the Instrument is a rhythm game in a world where heating, pounding, cooling and kissing in sync with the music repairs and improves items from the local townsfolk. Play as Vulcan, an expert blacksmith with arms of steel and a heart of gold.
Press the corresponding face-pad buttons (or arrow keys) in time with the circles closing in on the blacksmith function. Do so in sync with the music to get a perfect score!
None of the above: Aseprite, Halley.
Simply download and run "rungame.bat" or "game/bin/ggj20.exe" to run the game. It should be possible to build on Mac and Linux as well (I'd recommend getting source from github for that)