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

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by thristhart - Jam Entry

Use the left and right arrow keys to aim your plant as you see fit and grow a peaceful, relaxing garden.

Art by the talented DoktorGilda.

Music is the wonderful ", isn't the rain nice today?" by bbatv - please consider purchasing PEACE is king here at (it's available for free!)

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Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:33pm

I really like the music, makes the mood of the game very relaxing. Nice to just sit and watch it go. Changing to night time is another great mood setter.

DrFallos says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 9:25am

The game is very enjoyable and easy. Generally relaxing.

djdudes100 says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 2:56pm

very calming and enjoyable game

tantumgames says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 6:12pm

Nice and relax music. Cool art. Well done.

acotis says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 12:55am

Hmm, it doesn't seem to load right for me. The first time I got chime music on a brown screen, every time after I've gotten silence with a plant growing from thin air out the ceiling and up out of the floor.

I want to play this game :(

thristhart says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 1:20am

@acotis - that's odd! I tested on a fairly wide array of browsers. Most recent versions of Chrome, Firefox and Safari should all work. Could you give some details about your setup?

eric777 says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 1:51am

Wonderfully relaxing experience. A nice break from the all the shoot-em-ups in LD. Day to night transitions were great. Would totally buy a mobile app like this if there were a few more plant/flower types and more music tracks. Music was excellent! Nicely Done!

johnnwfs says ...
Dec 24, 2015 @ 5:23pm

Very pretty. Too slow for my tastes but still giving you high marks in several areas. You nailed the dual theme and graphics and music are great.

agilejoshua says ...
Dec 26, 2015 @ 11:23pm

Beautiful and relaxing loved it!

Xanjos says ...
Dec 27, 2015 @ 1:58am

Not much in terms of gameplay but it's a very nice and relaxing entry.

Dec 27, 2015 @ 5:11am

Relaxing experience. Nice crisp graphics. I especially like the day -> night transition. Nice job.

kiv says ...
Dec 28, 2015 @ 2:23pm

Really enjoyable experience, thank you

BudaDude says ...
Dec 30, 2015 @ 1:16am

Really chill. I love the music!

Nicolas Gass says ...
Jan 1, 2016 @ 5:47pm

Nice game.

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