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

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Light and Bacteria

by FrozenCow - Compo Entry

Growing bacteria using light and solving puzzles doing so.

First time using Unity, didn't think the idea was good enough at first, but with a few helpful tips it has still become a playable game (you be the judge ;)).

Windows (64bit):

I *REALLY* like to know:
* Where you got stuck.
* Where was more guidance/instructions preferable.

Any other issue is also much appreciated. The WebGL version had shader problems, so I hope no other platforms are affected.

Any and all feedback is very much appreciated!

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SadSmile says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 7:14pm

Very nice gameplay! Some sound would have halped tho ;P

BloodJohn says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 7:17pm

Funny game. need background for navigate.

Wevel says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 7:19pm

Amazing game, love how it all works, with a few more mechanics and some sound it would definitely be a game I would buy. Probably work really well on mobile. Your first time using Unity has been very successful.

victorfisac says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 7:39pm

So atractive and interesting! Nice gameplay :D

MintArcade says ...
Dec 14, 2015 @ 7:44pm

Very cool game, lots of fun beating it ;D

DevDad says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 5:37pm

Very very addictive game. With a little improvement of mechanics and sound could be great game.

Gyfis says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 8:07am

+1 for linux version! Great gameplay. I miss some sounds though.

EmmaSKulin says ...
Dec 20, 2015 @ 5:22pm

This was very nice! Sometimes they bacteria were getting really big and filled the entire screen but all in all very nice idea!

tyr_arcana says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 9:00am

A very nice game. Well done.

el_kloklo says ...
Dec 21, 2015 @ 4:46pm

Damn hard game, but good one.

Dec 24, 2015 @ 9:26pm

Cool mechanics. I got the the 75g, 200r, 200b level and then it seemed the bacterium stopped splitting and just kept growing, which made it a bit frustrating. Fairly clear graphics, although I'd suggest making the contrast between light and not-light a little more pronounced. Nice game.

dmecke says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 8:36pm

Very very cool, my favorite LD game so far! I would really love to see this more polished (better contrast for light spots, sound) and with more content for mobile devices!

mockthebear says ...
Dec 28, 2015 @ 2:17am

Wow! Actually its one of the most addicting game i played so far! Remembered me game of life

Jan 1, 2016 @ 3:14am

Nice work, a great puzzle game, it would be awesome if this were expanded to create more variety - i got stuck on 75 green, 200 red, 200 blue - no matter where I put things I couldn't quite get the numbers up.

DDRKirby(ISQ) says ...
Jan 1, 2016 @ 5:29am

Wow, great job! Very solid, and graphics were simple but effective. Nice!

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