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

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Kitty McBlubberton

by MartianGames - Jam Entry

Kitty McBlubberton is a bouncing ball of joy, eager to consume delicious treats. Keep an eye on your Growing Pains, (watch out for those Chocolate Cakes)! .. to ensure your best chance at reaching the end of the table.

>Left-Click to Feed
>Escape to Quit

>Please use Firefox to play our Unity (Web Player) version
>WebGL & mobile versions to be released soon


Created for the 72-hour Ludum Dare #34 game jam challenge, using combination of the tied themes "Growing" & "Two button controls".

We opted out of audio because we ran out of time.
The Jelly physics are thanks to MisterSquare:

Jenni modeled the diner, treats & Kitty McBlubberton character, while Shadow (MartianGames) is responsible for conceptual design & programming.

We occasionally live-stream our game development on Twitch & are always stoked to connect with others obsessed with the interactive arts. ;) |

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pcmaster says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 8:26pm

So damn cute! :D Made my kitteh 49 kg. Good job guys :)

Dec 16, 2015 @ 10:18am

I enjoyed this game, but I was a little confused about the goal. Also where are these cakes coming from?

MartianGames says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:32am

The cakes are coming from God himself.
The goal is anything you want it to be. Me personally, I just try to get Fat, and then head to the end of the table where it says "GOAL" ;)
(HEALTH WARNING: Not intended for more than 1 minutes playtime)

commodoreKid says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 7:54pm

I got to be 9kg and reached the end. You already told me that this was more of an experiment so I won't bother commenting on the game side. I think you could use a little more zoomed out camera and a longer parkour to demonstrate more of this experiment. Keep up the good work :)

shadow64 says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 8:38am

Glad you two were able to finish! It took me a while to get the hang of it but eventually I made it to the goal with only being 7kg! Haha. Took a while though because those cakes kept flying in! Hope you had fun, thanks for sharing, and congrats!

YinYin says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 11:45am

217 kg!

You should've definitely spend a few minutes on searching for some fitting sound effects and music.

tantumgames says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 2:51pm

Cheerful and fun game. You need to configure and manage the camera properly, and everything is very great. For a cat, plus separate :-3

scriptorum says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 3:33pm

272kg. I think I overfed my cat.

Mr MadCat says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 4:24pm

Cute little game.
Very cute protagonist ;)
Some sound effects and music would really help to create a good mood for the game.
But once you reach 250 kg the kitty can eat the cakes without any problem and just get fatter and fatter :)

Drauthius says ...
Dec 23, 2015 @ 1:50pm

Very cute! Kitty got big, but still hungry.

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