Ludum Dare 29 — April 25th-28th Weekend — Theme: Beneath the Surface

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Take Root

by HatCat - 48 Hour Compo Entry

You play as a tree. To survive an upcoming storm, you need to grow your roots deep beneath the surface.

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trueyomic says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 7:45pm

Interesting game. It was kind of hard to tell what was going on at first, but I got it. Pretty fun trying to go as deep as possible while growing out your tree.

BoneDaddy says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 12:13am

I love this style of game. I completely forgot you could move the camera and only grew up top for the first few rounds of my first play. Perhaps having the mouse move the camera when you're near the edges would make it a bit more obvious. The graphical style while really simple was clear and understandable. I think the game suffers from lack of variety... I'm trying to put my finger on it, but I think it's because it's too easy once you figure out all you have to do is dig down. A better combination of economy effects (not sure if that's the right term lol) would do this game wonders.

Masadow says ...
May 11, 2014 @ 5:56pm

I really loved this game. One of my favorite !

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