Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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Victory Gardener

by Static 64 - Compo Entry

War is upon us! While the troops are off in combat, run your home-grown Victory Garden to support the war effort. Grow as much food as you can before time runs out.

Tips:
Water your plants as soon as possible for more food.
The earlier you water, the more food you get.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#494Humor2.79
#533Mood2.95
#706Graphics2.81
#728Fun2.85
#787Innovation2.75
#912Overall2.75
#950Theme2.70
#1856Coolness35%

Comments

SmallPhil says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 1:16am

I looove the way the gardener plants :D It's a pretty cool game !

TaoPhoenix says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:59am

Not a bad start. I got a little confused on the differences between cabbages (?) and tomatoes, how to control one or the other, and a bit of flow.

OneL3gend says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:05pm

Did not quite get the way this is a weapon, but a nice little game anyway.

WebFreak001 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:08pm

I loved the graphics and the humor. I think this fits really well to the theme but it was a bit linear just walking up and down replanting. Also all the gamemaker ads annoyed me. Why even use GameMaker? Normal programming is much easier and faster ^^

Linus123xbb says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:14pm

Simple game but still quiet enjoyable for a while if you develop a good technique to plant as effeciently as possible, would have been better with audio though.

MJaawa says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:15pm

Fun little gardening game, a good start :)

Shared says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:16pm

I really like the game mechanics, there's a good feel when you discover how watering you crops affect your score, and making choices how you use your terrain.
You should update gamemaker though, and try to add very basic sound effects (I used http://www.bfxr.net/ for my game)

Marcellus says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:35pm

Cute little entry, interesting take on the theme

ssiegel2 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:43pm

Fun gardening game. Great graphics.

tonypai says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:36pm

The pool is too far to get water, so I decided to only plant without watering it. haha

xaedes says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:51am

lol, the planting looks really weird, but funny weird^^
the graphics are cute and the theme fits reasonably well, gj.

scorched says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:54pm

It would be good to have more challenges than just time. Also put some more screenshots, the current one is way worse than any random screenshot of gameplay)

Tatsu Studio says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 3:24am

Its funny, i really liked!

eastes says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 12:45am

I contributed 162 pounds to the war effort. OHHHH YEAH.

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