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

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Kaktus & Friend

by Brainfreezeman - Jam Entry

Kaktus & Friend by Nomina

A mix of platformer and endless runner.
The story of two unlikely friends traversing the desert.

Up Arrow Key - Jump (press it again for a double jump, if you keep holding it after pressing it a second time you will float/hover).

Right Arrow Key - Walk forward (on the "Walking"-level)/Dash forward (on autorun levels).

It is somewhat unfinished so there is no way to quit levels once started and no popping animation for the balloon. There are also some other kinks that need fixing.
Made within two days.


Alexander Pereswetoff-Morath - Design

Elias Markström - Writing (backstory) & Design

Laura "Sarienn" Bularca - Graphics (1st time Photoshop user!)

Alex Vulkanmannen - Programming (also wrote and voice acted the dialogue)

Jenny Söderberg - Programming

Christoffer Nilsson - Music and Sound Effects

Viktor Envall - Music and Sound Effects

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TeamDromedare says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 1:53am

Wow.. it's just as amazing as Taco Wizard 3: The Legend the Taco Wizard! You get 5/5 Dromedary Humps!

beetracks says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 1:24am

The menu is weird. Too small, the mouse over is not responsive, it was hard to select a level, and in the end of level the game goes directly to the menu. I find it weird. Too bad. I really liked idea of the cactus being friend with the balloon. And the sprites are nice.

Troma says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 1:33am

Very fun and I liked the music. It would be great if you add some action, such as moving Kactus, enemies and stuff.

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 9:38pm

good marks for using the theme but the game is not very fun - spritess and balloon effect were great - nice effort

Dec 29, 2015 @ 10:36am

Nice little game with good music, could use a bit more content.

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