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The Tortoise and the Hare and the Snake

by Charzendat - Jam Entry

The Tortoise and the Hare and the Snake is a quick single player game where you must try to survive against your predators while hunting your prey.

You are free to shift between the 3 characters and you will have to as each is needed to live as long a life as possible.

Mouse - Move
Left/Right Mouse Buttons - Shift animal
Z/X - Shift animal

Slowest moving but cannot be hurt by owls and will not be chased by foxes (but can be eaten by them).

Fastest moving but will be chased by Foxes and Owls.

Can hunt Mice to regain life but will be chased by Foxes and Owls.

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Saymon says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:56pm

Awesome concept, cute graphics, 5/5 would rate again

dwhiffing says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:56pm

This is great! Really fun concept, well balanced and executed.

Graphics work well for the gameplay, and the instructions are short and sweet

Ithildin says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:40am

Great concept and execution, I really like how you really need to juggle between the three animals to survive, you get to feel a certain tension when you see an owl and are just about to hunt a mouse.

Nice job!

LevelUpJordan says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:49am

I like it, although for me the start screen felt a bit too cluttered. I had to strain to read how to play, minor complaint but thought it was worth mentioning.

Good job.

Pomb says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:51am

Awesome work, was awesome trying to switch to the right form, good amount of tension being built. Good job!

CasualCat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:37am

Wow cute art and really well balanced. Pretty innovative and very fun. It was nice a casual but still challenging and engaging.

teamross says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:36am

Great concept!
Challenging, and nice pixel art.
I enjoyed a lot.

Sean says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:08pm

I found it far too easy. I never needed to use the turtle form, and got bored before I was ever in any danger of losing.

Marc F. says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 12:39pm

Fun little game, not very long but good as it is. Like the interpretation of the theme. Solid entry!

Jaenis says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 2:16pm

Fun and great game! Awesome execution

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