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by IHavePockets - Jam Entry

Here is my entry for the Ludum Dare Game Jam entitled Survive!

You play as a shipwrecked sailor that was only able to get one item off the boat before it sank. That item is now your life source as you try to live on this island.

Note: There is no way to win currently. I was going to add the ability to signal for rescue, but time is faster than I.

Here is a timelapse for the entire creation of the game:

Survive! was made in Unity using: Daikon Forge GUI, Unity's Character Controller Package, and Sounds from
Everything else was made from scratch during the 72 hour period by Johnathan Barbee.

WASD to move
Space to jump
E to open/close crafting menu
Left click to interact with stuff

Twitter: @JohnathanBarbee

Downloads and Links




Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:10am

This was pretty good. I spent about ten minuites erecting a lean to metropolis.

Eric says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:11am

Dude I have tried using unity and this looks like it would take a great deal of time. Try expanding it later on but for 72 hours its pretty good!

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:19am


j_stirk says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:04am

OSX archive only has an EXE - might need to re-export it with the OSX binary too.

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:09am

I'll take Linux and Mac off. I have no way of testing them so it would be hit and miss anyways. Sorry about that!

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 4:17am

Reuploaded the Linux and Mac versions! They should work now.

dark_hunter says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 5:45pm

Interesting idea. Could use some more polishing.

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:03pm

Thanks! I almost ran out of time just getting all the features in the game. I had almost no time to polish it, but I do agree that it does need more polishing.

dray says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 9:13pm

Survival game are the games i love the most, so i'm quite interested with your game. Camera sensitivity is a bit painful for me if you continue your game an option to tweak it would be great. the game have a good potential but too rough right now, info on controls would be great even here on the ludum dare page.

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 6:03pm

I'll put in game controls in the description. Thanks for playing my game!

IHavePockets says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 6:04pm

Nevermind, I can no longer edit my page.

Dec 21, 2013 @ 5:50am

I thought it was pretty fun. Enjoyed gaining materials and building new objects.

samooJAM says ...
Dec 22, 2013 @ 10:50am

Nice concept :>. Add ambient sounds or music next time

shard123 says ...
Jan 3, 2014 @ 6:06am

Really awesome idea, I love survival games. Really ambitious, you did a good job.

IHavePockets says ...
Jan 3, 2014 @ 7:43pm

Thank you!

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