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

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A years growth

by BoaHeck_ArtGent - Jam Entry

Mind your uncles farm for a year.

Meet some cute animals.

Do at least 4 different farming activities.

Maybe even have a birdhouse fall on your head.

Also the "2" button controls it ;)

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misteak says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:17am

D'aww. Isn't your game the cutest thing? <3
I just love farming sims, and I was impressed by the amount of (cute) content you were able to put in.

propter_ludus says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:21am

I really liked the look of this game!
The pace was slow but I think that was the point.
Very good entry :)

VitasaMode says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:39am

Such a cute game. I loved the progression and the overall style. Awesome job!

tweedle says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 4:46am

Uncle needs to install a sprinkler system. I liked the mix of 2d and 3d and the piano music the best! -T

Farelle says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:52am

The Screenshots were already promising, but now that I could play it, I like it even more ^^ the music is beautifully reflecting the "day by day life", the little "gulp" when having stolen yet another animals home was hilarious and overall I really had fun :) Only thing that I think would have added alot more to it is sounds(the music helped to overplay that though).
Oh and I liked how clearly defined the game goals are and the exit of the game feels not out of place at all. It's a bit like the game is your memories from that year written down in that letter :)
Like it alot :)

napoleon says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:50pm

Absolutely beautiful.

treslapin says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 6:31pm

It's a great achievement in 72 hours. The game is ridiculously cute.

the31 says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 3:46am

Nice to see a peaceful game. Good atmosphere! I think I missed a bit of dialogue, though, because everything's on the "2" key that I was spamming to pick stuff up. I really liked the simple and natural story... growing some crops and growing as a person.

Erlend Aakre says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:24am

Nice setting and mood. I was picking up seeds by the well, found the bunny but suddenly my seed count was 0/0 and I could not continue the game :/

Rodaja says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 1:51pm

Slow paced, reflecting game. Playing it feels almost like a chore, which fits the mood nicely, but the narrative falls short, more like a short story for kids. Good effort, all in all, so keep it up!

local minimum says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 7:46pm

I liked the mood and most of all the painted style of the game. It might have been nice if the character moved a little faster and that one didn't have to repeat as many times during the quests. But in all a nice experience.

Trasevol_Dog says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 5:51pm

Very cute and beautiful indeed. I also would have liked the character to move a bit faster, with all the moving around there is to do but it was ok. Superb entry!

OnionBlaze says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 10:50am

Nice, calming atmosphere. Love the graphic style also. Cute little story. :)

RovingSquid says ...
Dec 30, 2015 @ 10:51pm

Cute game! I really enjoyed it. Thanks!

Dec 31, 2015 @ 8:06pm

Cute game! I just wish the character moved a bit faster. I included it in my Ludum Dare 34 compilation video series, if you’d like to check it out :)

graebor says ...
Jan 1, 2016 @ 10:33pm

Very pleasant little experience, really love the art! I do agree with others saying I wish the character moved a little bit faster, though I get that you were probably going for a slower more contemplative pace.

randomhuman says ...
Jan 2, 2016 @ 3:24pm

I kinda want to live on this farm now.

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