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

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2 Button Garden

by Calvin B - Jam Entry

Welcome to 2-Button Garden!

In this game, your goal is to grow a flower using sunlight and water. Your flower's health will decrease over time and you must use sunlight or water to boost its health, but too much of either will kill it so be careful! Your flower will grow until it reaches the final stage where you must keep it alive as long as possible as the health decreases faster. Try to get to the final stage and keep it healthy as long as possible!

Click on the sunlight or the watering can for heat or water.‚Äč

Press S to start, M to mute/unmute music and R to reset.

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blubberquark says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 6:35pm

Fun game. I can set the plant on fire and then drown it - a game over/restart screen would have been cool. The game is a bit too simple and easy - maybe random elements like rain that makes water less attractive would have been cool. Also it would have looked nicer if stage and timer where two seperate elements in the unity canvas. - @OhHelloTilman (writing from blubberquarks account)

Hot Box Games says ...
Dec 18, 2015 @ 8:49pm

Nice little game, good take on the theme. More effects would be nice but overall this is a good little entry - well done.

lurils says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 2:27am

I like the possible game overs, it's a bit too easy tho

Dec 21, 2015 @ 6:52pm

It works, some more content would've been nice.

Budi says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 12:35pm

Nice concept, it would be nice, if this game was more deep - some random elements, which can break the stereotype. Overall I liked that, it's simple with cool music. :-)

And I love the flower on the fire - it's just so cool. :D

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