Ludum Dare 36 — August 26th-29th, 2016 — Theme: Ancient Technology

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Star Eating Tree

by VersatileBox - Jam Entry

Long ago in a 2D world, there was a tree that looked like a big monster.
Every day, the people living near that tree saw it eat every single Sun that came under the ground. That's why they called it "the Star Eating Tree". Yes, even neanderthals knew the Sun is a star.

Without a Sun, they were cold, so one day, they decided they wouldn't stand it anymore. They were going to cut it down.

But when they were ready to do it, this Ancient Greenpeace guy said they shouldn't do that.

Defend the Star Eating Tree from being cut down by the ignorant neanderthals.

-Spin the lever to keep the tree alive.
-Kill the enemies so they don't get to the tree.

Archers shoot from far away.
Pushers hit it with their bare hands.
Torch guys will set the tree on fire and kill it with one hit.
Mammoths are really hard to kill, but they're afraid of fire ;)

If your health reaches 0 you will be unconscious until it gets to 100 again.

-Move with WASD or Arrows
-Spin the lever and attack the enemies with Space

Thanks for playing!

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DUDSS says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:29pm

Nice game, I like the artwork and smooth animations.
But I feel like the game needs an attack animation and a bit different visuals of night.

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