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

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by swinestudios - Jam Entry

You control a plagued tree that never stops growing! You must protect the tree from any objects that may hit it using the supersized acorns it grows. How high can you go?

Left/Right - Select acorn
Space - Drop acorn

jr1501 - Design, Art
TheBlueGamer55 - Programming, Art
GenTel - Sound
hognip - Music

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m3_on says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:32am

I loved it! The music and sound FXs went really well with the gameplay. I liked how the game built up to more and more objects, at first i thought it was easy sailing but then I was bombarded and it was nuts. I also liked how getting hit forced all the acorns to fall, that's a nice gameplay mechanic. Really awesome!

dementor561 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:46am

Unplayable. Claims it could not find the main class.

laxeot says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:55am

@dementor561 Run it with "java" in your terminal/command prompt.

UNIX/Linux = java -jar Deblight.jar
Windows = java /jar Deblight.jar

laxeot says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:56am

Really enjoyed this! I played it for a good while.

Weeping Rupee says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:29am

I really enjoyed the music. could have done with a few more mechanics though

Caspila says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:32am

Neat little game! There's a little problem with the difficulty ramping though. it goes from 0 to 100 in a split second. Great job, really like the audio and art style.

Peekotus says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 12:35am

Liked it a lot!

mikoĊ‚ak says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 12:44am

Nice retro game, feels like something that would be well at home at an old-school arcade.

Dec 17, 2015 @ 3:52pm

I really like it!! The control is good, and the game is well done, its an interesting minigame. Good job!

Astro Cat says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 4:46pm

Sounds like good

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