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

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Old Planter

by smagee - Compo Entry

Unfortunately i didn't get nearly enough time this weekend to work on my game.

I couldn't do much on Saturday so i only really had Sunday to do this, and i ran into an issue with the tile map that took up a lot of time.

The idea for the game was really simple and basic, you own a garden and have to plant and maintain a ton of flowers, i was initially just going with growing but because the game is unfinished it technically meets the two button controls theme as well, so yay!

So essentially the final game is just a map editor for an unfinished game.

However i am really happy with the Gui i managed to implement that is much better than the hacky buttons i was using in my last couple compo entries.

if you wish to play it:
Change Tile - Left Click
Open Tile Menu - Right Click

Created with:
- C++
- Gimp

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Zeezgames says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 9:21pm

Hi, gutted you didnt get it finished i liked the idea i also did a growing game :) would be good if you continued this and was able to send for us to play id defo like to play it as a game :)

XtremePrime says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:19pm

Hey! Nice idea for a game, that was actually what I originally intended to make but I scrapped it and decided to do something else! (Also a C++/SFML user c:) Would've been great if you managed to pull off the engine work by the end to get some gameplay done.
Sadly I can't really give it much in terms of rating because it doesn't have a gameplay, but the graphics and the engine seem stable c:

Jan 4, 2016 @ 8:25pm

Not much of a game. It does have a clean interface, and the lack of an objective makes it pretty relaxing. Could definitely use audio or something.

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