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The Search For Sting's Desert Rose Beneath The Surface (feat. Bananas)

by Quady14 - Jam Entry

This is my 1-Hour Ludum Dare Game Jam submission!

I claim no rights to any of the content used in this project, including the rose, flower pot, ceiling lamp, banana and bananaman models which were all downloaded from

The song Desert Rose is property of Sting and Cheb Mami, and produced by Sting & Kipper.

I made this in an hour so I opted to primarily use pre-made assets. Mostly meant as a dumb joke. Not meaning to break any rules, just having some fun!

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jtpup0 says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 2:18am

Nice job, should have fleshed out the game as a whole a lot more.

seanographies says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 3:54am

haha, that sting song brought back some memories. Good job banana guy.

Quady14 says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 4:21am

I am now the banana guy. That is me. Banana guy.

Idkfawin32 says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 5:01am

Rofl brightened my night

Apr 28, 2014 @ 5:19am

lmao, this is the perfect one-hour game. i have a soft spot for Sting, his music is both beautiful and a comedy goldmine, and this game expertly takes advantage of both those aspects. A++++++

jrap says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 5:30am

This game is incredible. Maybe for the wrong reasons, but still.

And one hour you say? nice job.

gikdew says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 7:17am

omg, so fun! Is that a banana?

Quady14 says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 7:25am

Apr 28, 2014 @ 9:13am

My kind of game.

zebi24 says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 10:17am

I like bananas.

Apr 28, 2014 @ 10:37am

ahaha, nicely done!
I actually ended wandering through the desert for like 10 minutes: a blissful experience!

Greg Power says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 1:37pm

That is a beautiful desert rose.

olkeencole says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 5:15am

Why am I holding a banana? Should I trade it for the rose?

soulrot says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 5:52pm

I hate to be an ass, but.. Although I had to laugh when I saw the bananaguy, I still think this was a waste of time :(

jacklehamster says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 3:18am

Quite an achievement for an hour of work! Spend some more into it next time.
Fun entry!

samooJAM says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 6:20pm

I found it! First I went to the hill and then I saw the hole from there.

moonmagic says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 7:57pm

You made The Search For Sting's Desert Rose Beneath The Surface (feat. Bananas) You Win!!

MarsBar says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 6:44am

hahaha holy crap this game is awesome! super hilarious, great job, you deserve a medal!!!

DrPrettyPatty says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 4:44pm

I'm really glad this exists :) Took me 10 seconds to win but it made me laugh haha

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