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

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Project Agriculture - Metro-style

by jaydonteh - Jam Entry

**Note: Spacebar to fullscreen, ESC to exit fullscreen**

How To Play:
Mouse control game - move by mouse-drag. Control the cursor as the carrier for
transportation. The carrier follows where the cursor is pointing at.

Blue: Water
Green: Farm/Food (turn water to food)
Red: People to feed
Orange: Your carrier’s capacity. (Total of per unit of water/food)

Bring the cursor over any circle colour stations to interact.

Goal:
To collect water, produce food and feed the people as long as possible!

Thanks for playing my very first Ludum Dare game! Excuse the absent of sound :)

This game is inspired by Mini Metro~

Downloads and Links


Comments

justinooncx says ...
Aug 29, 2016 @ 8:05pm

Pretty interesting concept! Very abstract way of visualizing agriculture, but soon I got the hang of it.

asyzruffz says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 12:37am

nice.. although a bit confusing at first

PeachTreeOath says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 4:53am

As a huge fan of Mini Metro this game caught my eye. 229 secs from my last run. Like MM, it's very fun trying to juggle all your shortages with the slowness of the cursor, making you consider all the logistics as you play. While the aesthetic is interesting, the lines don't mean much in the end. You might want to try making the game with the same gameplay concept, but using actual water/farm sprites instead. Great job!

steph88 says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 6:11am

Hi, nice game and congratulations ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #36. We made the same thing at the previous jam.

Can you add your game on indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description.

DevForPizza says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 11:27am

nice concept !! I love the visual style, Great Job

WERT Studio says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 1:21pm

definitely inspired by mini metro but the visual sytle dosen´t fit the game sorry. but neat game anyway

Aug 30, 2016 @ 2:40pm

Looks nice but game needs a small tutorial. It's difficult to know what's going on without the description.

kokiriandco says ...
Aug 30, 2016 @ 3:32pm

I think it needs a tutorial. But it's a very interesting concept!

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