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PlantBoyby siObyte - Compo Entry
-- PlantBoy --
The goal of the game is to harvest crops, but for your crops to grow you need water! And planet-rabbit-land, there is no water! So you must kill rabbits, harvest their blood, and use it to water your crops!
You will need either a Gameboy emulator, or a flash cart to play this, this is a *REAL* Gameboy DMG game!
-- Controls --
D-Pad - Move
A - Shoot
B - Water Crops
-- More details --
PlantBoy was a challenge, the goal was never to win, or even do well! I set out in the hopes of creating a simple, functioning *real* Gameboy game, written fully in z80 assembly in 48 hours.
Having about only a weeks experience in z80 assembly, and only little knowledge of assembly in general this was a big challenge. I'm happy with how far I got though, I plan to refine the code a little in the next few days.
Oh, and if anyone actually does play this on a physical Gameboy, and not an emulator, please record a video of it and show me! I've only been able to test this on emulators myself.
If you don't want to download an emulator, you can download the .gb file and play it on this website (It's a Gameboy emulator in flash!)
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