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

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Watch out for the green stuff!

by wehard - Jam Entry

You must escape the eutrophification!

Watch out for obstacles, they will slow you down. Enemies will kill you.

Eat the sardines for energy.

Try to survive as long as you can!

Up/Down arrows for movement. Esc stops game. When game is over press up/down to restart.

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Melusine says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 10:59pm

Nice game but too bad there isn't a way to restart it when you die :/

wehard says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:02pm

Hi Melusine! Just press up or down arrow key to restart!

Calciumtrice says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:13pm

A nicely implemented endless swimmer. The hand drawn style graphics are cute.

I think you can avoid all the danger by swimming to the top of the screen and staying up there. A high flying fish is a safe fish. :)

Anyway, pleasant stuff!

dodormeur says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 11:23pm

Nice endless runner, too bad for the sky bug.
Maybe a bit more variety in the ennemies and bonuses would be nice :)

xodene says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 10:40pm

The controls are pretty nice and responsive; although I wish there was more visual feedback or sound effect that plays once you hit something that slows you down.

liquidmedia says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 10:44pm

GG some minor bugs like the sky fishing and hitting up/down to restart I missed seeing my score before it restarted because I was all ready hitting the next move when I died

felilix says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 8:56am

Cute graphics! The school of fish looks amazing!

zenmumbler says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 9:23am

Cute handdrawn characters and objects and I like the green menace chasing you forward a la the fire in Braid, etc. Every other booster fish did not seem to do things and good you need to use obstacles to not get too far ahead of the screen. Nice.

beetracks says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 1:40pm

I enjoyed the aesthetics. Good work.

Dec 20, 2015 @ 10:36am

Looks neat, I like the soundtrack.

loxo says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 10:51am

Cute fish! The game is fun to play and challenging. Just a few sound effects are missing.

NirabazGAMES says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 5:01pm

nice cute work)

Dec 21, 2015 @ 12:22am

well done, especially making it web. :)

Xanjos says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 1:13am

Pretty simple but fun entry plus I really like the hand drawn art.

Dec 25, 2015 @ 4:23pm

Can't play, infinite loading :'(
I tried on Mozilla and Chrome on and ludum's web

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