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

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Singapore Christmas

by iovorobiev - Jam Entry

Try to grow Christmas Tree in Singapore!

Click on screen to reduce the temperature
Tree grows only with negative temperature and if it has enough Christmas balls on it
Tree mutates to Palm piece by piece if temperature is above the 0C

Christmass balls fall from the sky ONLY if temperature is HIGHER than 0C

If your tree becomes a palm you lose!

How high will be your Christmas tree on the Singapore beach?:) Share your results!

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mnill says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:21am

how to restart game?

Logicon says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:24am

I got my tree to 3 high.
I put two ornaments on him, then I kept clicking to keep the temperature down. after that, no more ornaments spawned :/
Nice graphics. And a very unique take on the theme.

iovorobiev says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:27am

Logicon, balls spawn only if a temperature is positive!
mnill, this feature coming soon, now there is no this option

justinooncx says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 12:35pm

Pretty fun game! Becomes impossible after a while, where my clicks don't cool down the tree...

mathijs750 says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 11:53am

It gets a bit hard after the tree is 5 layers tall. The gameplay concept is very original but it could be explained better.

_HopFrog says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 4:32am

It was a bit confusing at first, but I eventually got the hang of it. Art could have used a little more work though. All in all a fun experience! :)

jachepe says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 12:18pm

A bit confusing but it's a very innovation game!

Budi says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 2:13pm

Nice idea. :-) I like that this game is only one button control. :-) I have like 10 layers and it's quite simple even on this height, but the tree growth gets really long and the game is more about waiting. :-/

Overall I like concept of this game, well done! :-)

loxo says ...
Dec 22, 2015 @ 4:15pm

Interesting concept that fits the theme. It took me a while to understand that I have to catch the ornaments with the mouse and put them on the tree. At first I thought I have to move the tree to catch the ornaments. Some background music and sound effects would be nice.

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