Ludum Dare 34 — December 11th-14th, 2015 — Theme Tied: Two Button Controls, Growing

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Growing Room

by TheH - Jam Entry

* You wake up in a small room. On your right, you notice a screen flashing an urgent warning, a meter just about empty. You see a button in the middle of the room with a sign over it saying "GROW!". To your left, you notice a window. Outside the window is a massive stalk with a bulb at the top.

Looks like your mission is clear, grow the plant, or die of starvation!



move with the arrow keys or wasd
jump with Spacebar
push buttons with the control key

controls can also be modified via the launcher


Please note, this game was created in around 48 hours of work, as I had other matters to attend to, besides this jam.

Music was done by the awesome SkitchMusic!

programming and art is done by yours truly (also goes by Jay Dude)

design was a joint effort between myself and skitch.


Ported to OSX. there is no guarantee that this version will work, as this was compiled on a windows system, and I can't test it on a mac, so leave a comment if you've played on mac and can verify that it works!

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mockthebear says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:38am

Nice graphics tbh. Ive made a mistake to play withour readin g the text. Never doing it again.
pretty fun c:

i already said nice graphics? c:

benjammin1391 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 2:39am

Keep getting game over, but I dig it. Good music, good art, this game is pretty nifty!

Blobo says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 9:26pm

Really neat. scared the crap out of me when the.. snakes? robot arms? broekn wires? whatever they were, they scared the crap out of me when they broke in. every time too. nice game!

yuigoto says ...
Dec 26, 2015 @ 6:16pm

The graphics are pretty nice and I liked the concept for this game! :)

Every time the "cables" break out I die and I don't know what to do, but I liked the idea and will keep playing 'til I get past! :P

The soundtrack is also really good!

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