December 13th-16th 2013 :: Theme: You Only Get One

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by ahm99 - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Christmas is right around the corner, and you realize that you don't have a Christmas tree. So you are sent to leave the cave (which you live in) and take the axe to chop down a tree before the snow hits.

# Source code info #
The source code comes with a compile script (you need the jdk), however, it only works as an applet, so you'll have to make an html page yourself, or wait till I add a JFrame

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ENDESGA says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 4:25am

Hahahaha, very nice game! I love the simplicity :)

blearn says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 11:17pm

lol I was thrown off by the ending, didn't see that coming. I like the parallax effect.

ahm99 says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 11:39pm

Yes the parallax effect that was supposed to be in my piece of junk that I call an engine, but wasted about 6 hours trying to fix while the compo was going causing me to make an incredibly short game, that parallax effect? Why thank you!

ahm99 says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 11:48pm

BTW, I actually made the levels bigger just so you could see the parallax XD.

Venks says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 3:28am

Very short and I can only cut down one tree. Pfft. Good use of the theme, but as I was sipping down my egg nog I couldn't help but reflect on the tree that got away. I only have one regret.

ahm99 says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 3:35am

The first tree is made of tiles, and the second tree is an entity, I suppose I could have made them both "chopable". I ran out of time, this isn't really what I had wanted. But thanks for playing.

deathray says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 5:09am

It was pretty fun. I only wish I knew why a tree is needed for egg nog. I really enjoyed the graphics in the cave - like others said - cool parallax! I did some similar tree chopping in one of my previous games (Tundra King), but I never did anything with it.

ahm99 says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 5:26am

deathray: the egg nog was basically a just win screen.

Jejeboy says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 5:37am

lol. short but sweet.

Devon says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 5:41am

noice paralegalallax. wish i could chop the other tree. glad i got eggnog for the fam.

jimmypaulin says ...
Dec 24, 2013 @ 2:56pm

For the duration that the gameplay experience lasted, I really enjoyed it! I liked the parallax backgrounds and the crisp graphics. Was it a postmodern comment on the futility of wasting hours of one's life in <insert crafting game of choice here>? Good fun ta ;)

sfdnetwork says ...
Dec 25, 2013 @ 1:14pm

Well that was short.

GarethIW says ...
Jan 6, 2014 @ 9:06am

Haha, short but nice looking :)

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