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Scientist clicker

by kariamoss - Jam Entry

Scientist clicker is a clicker-like game.
You incarnate a scientist, his role is to discover all the evolution of life thanks to a brand new machine.
We implement a lot of features so you can play without get bored !
Hope you'll like it.

The game is entirely in C++, with the SFML graphic library.
This is our first LudumDare, and we are a group of five students.

Thanks to your feedback we manage to add the dll files that where missing, and also add a Linux version of the game! Enjoy :)

Fix :
-Bug on stats solved.
-The game do not get stuck anymore after the 2nd reset.
-Ending message displays correctly

Linux users : you may will have to install the sfml package :
sudo apt-get install libsfml-dev

Downloads and Links




ruchirbapat says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:56am

this game is pretty fun, i like the art and music
play and rate my game here:

XtremePrime says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:59am

Awesome game, the animations are pretty cool!

TeamKawaiiju says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:23am

This is a great cookie clicker-esque game! its really well polished and the graphics are super charming. i have a weakness for cookie clickers so i thought this was really fun got to the turtle before my hand started hurting but will probably let it run in the background just to see how far it goes. -also eff that buttton

TTFTCUTS says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:51am

The little "next page" arrow was a bit hard to see - I missed it for a while. Also the button seemed to just leave the program unresponsive first time round. Fun game :)

Soron says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:03am

Aw, no Linux build (nor even a .sh file in the source) :(? But you have Tux in your credits screen...

Somnium says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:08am

When I try to start the game, I get an error that the file "libgcc_s_sjlj-1.dll" is missing on my computer.

Adipson says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:09am

congrtulations ! nice work !

monaarc says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:09am

Very nice game, i like the references in the name of the two scientists :)
Art and music are cool, very good work !

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:11am

I got the gcc library error mentioned above and also one about missing a standard C library or something.

psychomonster says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:21am

Very hypnotic gameplay ... great artwork. Nice entry!

B0pt1K says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:37am

I don't usually enjoy playing clicker games, but I really liked this one.. perhaps it's the scientist in me. The graphics and the whole sort of story within the game is brilliant.. but why do I love pushing red buttons...

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:42pm

Still having trouble with missing DLLs after the new upload. Also, you CAN change the link. Go to the Ludum Dare front page; there's an Edit link in the widget that shows your game and how many ratings you have.

CluelessGames says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:05pm

This is a really good entry, though simple in concept you guys packed a lot of polish and detail into the game which is well appreciated, well done! I hope to see more of you guys for the next ludum dare :)

Aredhele says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:24pm

What an amazing game ! The concept is really basic but you managed to make this clicker very fun. I played about 5-10 minutes without realizing it ;)

But ! You monsters :'( That red button, I definitively knew it was a bad idea to press the button, but I couldn't resist to the temptation :""""(

I mean, I'll play again in "try hard mode" without directly pushing this button !

Oh I forgot to give my opinion, graphics and musics are really good, good job to all of you ! It's difficult to think it's the first LD of a little group of student, really impressive !

erikkire says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:23pm

Everybody likes clickers. Dont press the red button!

Remicy says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:56pm

Awesome game!!!!! I really enjoy it!

Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:08pm

This was a cute idea, well done!

Chikoness says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:10pm

Interesting game, love the art and music, but my game crashed on the 5th evolution lol!

ranmaru90 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:13pm

This game looks so polished!

kariamoss says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:19pm

The .dll problem is solved and a Lunix version is available! Thanks for all your comments!

Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:40pm

Great Job. Everything was pretty smooth. It also all looks fantastic. I got really confused when I was at 1000... whatever they were... that a "B" showed up after the number. I wondered how I made it to 1 billion things already. Other than that, I liked it. Clicker games are a certain kind of fun haha.

nlbi21 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:10pm

Wow good game that is very polished I love music and graphics, really, congratulations boys / girls.

exhidor says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:09pm

Nice game, very good idea ! great job ! You can be proud of you ;)

Ayawaska says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:46pm

I knew beer was important for evolution!
Turns out I really shouldn't push the button as the game bugged (played on the fix)

Darenn says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:51am

Good job !

APantaloni says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:24pm

Graphically is great and the music is nice. I'm not really a fan of clicker games but this is a very well done one.

Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:02pm

I like clicker games because I can just whip out my robotic game clicker arm while I have a coffee. A fun game with a good atmosphere :)

After I press the red button the explosion animation stays on screen during the next game. Whoops.

w1n5t0n says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 3:02am

Super addicting

kariamoss says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 1:07pm

We tried to fix the bug of the reset, It works but infortunately only for the first reset, the others resets, the animation is blocked for few seconds and then disapear, but it's otherwise, the game won't block anymore, it' only visual

Thanks for supporting us with your comments it's nice to see that you enjoy the game :)

Somnium says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 7:27pm

I gave it a try again, after the dll was fixed, and it works for me now.

It is a charming clicker-game, and the amount of details in the animations is impressive :) Also, the different substances for improving science are quite funny!

hadesfury says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 7:13am

Good game ... keep on

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 7:38am

This is quite well done. I'm not usually a fan of incremental games, but I enjoyed this one.

Wan says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 10:27am

A solid and polished incremental game. The attention to visual details is impressive!

Aaranos says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 2:20am

Nice clicker game. Really enjoyed the diverse UI and statistics.

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