Ludum Dare 37 — December 9th-11th, 2016 — Theme: One Room

Well, Mike ran in to problems getting ldjam.com working properly with about 12 hours left in the Compo, so this is the backup plan.

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by Grl - Jam Entry

In the middle of this story will be a book shop, which you will control from your table. Your grandpa ask support his book shop, while he is ill.
You need to support it for a sixty days, while your grandpa will be completely healthy.

Mostly you will need to support your shop, carry out tasks and avoid a situation where the amount of money below zero
There will be two type of tasks - weekly tasks (support your shop, and, if you have one, support your website) and challenges, which can add you some money.

Hire employees to solve tasks and remember, that you can fire them, but then you must pay them 1 conventional unit. Also you will pay them one conventional unit per week.

Good luck!

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Comments

Tkachov says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 7:15am

The game is quite simple and lacks some sudden events. I also was disappointed when no projects left, but I had to play until day 60. Dismissing half of the crew and supporting shop/site during the week was the only thing I had to do. Btw, somehow one programmer made two site maintenance tasks at the time.

Grl says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 10:32am

Hello!
Thanks for searching this. I will try to find out, where is a problem.
About projects - it need more time to create another one's. I will do it, but later

sudojess says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 9:53am

I think I broke it, half way through the projects went away, the game locked up and the screen went slightly darker for a while like there was something supposed to appear, after rampant clicking it lightened up again and I tried to survive on weekly projects but couldn't.

stepp says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 12:53pm

Cool idea and a good direction to take. Perhaps a little too ambitious though.

janiq says ...
Dec 23, 2016 @ 10:10pm

Hi could you do the mac os build? In case this is done with unity or so it should be possible easily, thanks.

abcdef65g says ...
Dec 29, 2016 @ 11:12pm

I frankly love incidental management games like this. While it could have used some more polish but time was a constraint for us all, but definitely it has a certain kind of charisma I like in games I play.

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