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

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Jacked Up!

by Josh H - Compo Entry

Jacked Up! is a game where you play as Jack climbing the growing beanstalk. Your goal is to grab as many beans as you can on your way up, while avoiding the leaves at the same time. How high can you climb?

Note: Please play the PC version. The web version works, but the visual aren't quite as smooth.


Use the left/right arrow keys to move Jack left and right. The 'M' key mutes the sound.


Unity 5.3
Photoshop CS 5
Soundbooth CS 5, FL Studio 12

Thanks for playing! I appreciate any comments and constructive criticism, so please feel free to let me know what you think. If you do, let me know your high score. Mine is currently sitting at 46,327. Can you beat me?!

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PlasmaErnst says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 8:09am

Yeah, fun little game! My max score was 40,970.

karlipoppins says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 5:40pm

Loved the simple graphics and gameplay. Nice level generation as well. I scored 37K. Great usage of the theme! My only concern is that once you go fast enough, you realize that the 5 different placeholders are a bit too close to each other and it can be hard to know if you're going to hit a leaf or if you are on the right lane to avoid it. Great job overall

veverichka says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 10:18pm

Nice usage of both themes, adorable graphics and sounds :)

Wakefield says ...
Jan 3, 2016 @ 9:07pm

very fun! congrax

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