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Dad's Safari

by ambocclusion - Compo Entry

Arrow keys move, Z selects

You are a high profile dad salesman and your clientele demand only the best poached fathers. Sell your dads to the highest bidder in this Dad Safari video cassette for your Pico-8 Entertainment System

Some notes: I'm not an artist so the art is super simple.
There are minor and game stopping bugs galore
I was waiting for the new Pico-8 update (which from what I know never came) to add animations to the battle system.

Source code available on itch page

Made by @ambocclusion

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Ratings

#2304Coolness0%

Comments

swamppenguins says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:11pm

Haha awesome game!

May 3, 2016 @ 2:42am

Dad jokes abound! Surprise dads are surprise. I like how you can make a complacent dads disappointed by throwing rocks at them.

OnlySlightly says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 2:47am

Wow! I love that you made a pico 8 game :) I'm impressed what you managed to get out of it especially knowing the limitations of pico 8. Pretty ambitious. The dad jokes were pretty cute too.

AngerFork says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 3:05pm

Pokemon with dad jokes, love it!

madk says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 10:18pm

An awesome start, but a little more game to it would've been very nice.

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