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

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Hosting Bowels - Diet of the Tentacle

by 01101101 - Jam Entry

You control a parasite, living the dream in someone's guts...
If you want to keep growing, steal some of the human's food but don't upset the balance too much: if you eat it all, the body will die, and if you don't eat enough, you'll die...

Controls: LEFT & RIGHT arrows

WebGL, Mac & Linux versions coming soon

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anv says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 7:52pm

Refreshed version of "Russian Eggs" with a parasitic twist - don't steal too much food or your host will starve! Really top notch visuals and music.

felilix says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:52am

Awesome music, art and animations! I payed this for quite a while because of the tunes! We also made a game about stomach parasites. There must be something in the food XD

kill0u says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 9:12pm

Hey! Seems nice :) Could you add a 64bit linux build, too?

ethankennerly says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 11:12pm

When I shifted to tubes to eat pellets, because the pellets schedule was random and not uniformly distributing, in order to stay in the green zone in the center, I felt entertained. If you continue to develop this, in Stage III, IV, and second I, I didn't feel challenged to keep the meter in the green.

KanedaXIII says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 7:00pm

Russian eggs with a balancing twist! The music syncing with the background is cool! And the art... hahaha!. The only negative I may think is that the game is somewhat simple in mechanics.

Dec 30, 2015 @ 10:13pm

Too cute... but oddly disturbing..

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