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Intergalactic Oil Baron Simulator 2012

by Ragepyro - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Intergalactic Oil Baron Simulator 2012.

Ended up being more like Global Oil Sales Boringator 1985, but I digress. All the info you need is in the zip.

Sorry non-windows people, I couldn't figure out monogame quickly enough this time, so there's no linux/mac versions. Please don't hate me ;_;

Should probably add that it requires XNA 4, which you can get from microsofts site here:

Downloads and Links




karlin says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:23am

The game showed an error when I tried to run it, I'm on windows 7 64bit.

Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:07am

I'm also on Windows 7 64 bit and it did work. I like the idea of an oil baron simulation. I had some trouble figuring out to play at first but eventually won!

Saisaith says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:08am

Neat idea!

legendlazy says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 2:18pm

I got a bug after I bought all the oil rigs and upgraded them all. The game didn't end

xgeovanni says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:26pm

Really easy game. Rigs are always profitable, just make sure you can survive the first month's upkeep after buying a new rig.

Ragepyro says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:10pm

I was going to add in market fluctuation and oil rigs breaking, the sprites for rigs breaking are actually in the game. I just didn't get around to implementing all of that as I feel it's better to submit a complete and easy game than one that is broken and hard.

Justin Kibbe says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:19pm

Your download link no longer works. I will check back later to see if it works again. (Get "File Not Found" page from dropbox)

strong99 says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 7:12pm

Same as Justin Kibbe, no file to download

DalsGames says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 11:09am

No file in the link :/

Ragepyro says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 2:19pm

Fixed the link, sorry about that.

h.attila says ...
Dec 22, 2012 @ 3:52am

I think it had potential, but it's obviously unfinished.

goerp says ...
Dec 23, 2012 @ 10:20pm

oh no, I'm very evil!
Haha, what a weird game that was.
About Linux/IOS: you are allowed to port to a different platform after the 48 hours.

barigorokarl says ...
Dec 26, 2012 @ 12:03pm

Hehe, so, I'm evil? Then ON YOUR KNEES LITTLE OIL USING PEOPLE :-) Nice idea! Could use a little more to do, but you already said that ...
(Win7 64bit all ok)

Msquirrel says ...
Jan 5, 2013 @ 12:46am

Could use a bit of work, but it's quite nicely done, especially for the time.

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