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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Home Is Where The Heart Is

by ambocclusion - Jam Entry

Home Is Where The Heart is a weird little dating game. You show up unexpected in a homeless land. You must earn the trust of the 3 villagers and have them move inside of you. Make the right choices and do the tasks they ask and you can make everyone happy.


wasd to move and space bar is to interact with characters and objects

Allen-Michael Brower - Programming
Josh Grilli - Art/Animation
Ben Wiley- Music

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Ratings

#62Humor(Jam)3.85
#137Audio(Jam)3.73
#181Graphics(Jam)4.11
#189Mood(Jam)3.71
#204Fun(Jam)3.56
#231Innovation(Jam)3.52
#273Overall(Jam)3.58
#559Theme(Jam)3.38
#826Coolness48%

Comments

abezuska says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 6:18am

Wow bros this game was almost as epic as my last TEAM LIFT. I totally want to see where you got your game design degrees, probably somewhere almost as rad as mine... Anyway I need to get back to the gym, but you know I'll be blasting this game's tunes the whole time, they really got me IN THE ZONE.

Treborginho says ...
Dec 13, 2016 @ 8:12pm

Like the style of the game! Don't exactly know what to do, but loved playing it. Great humor!

Dec 13, 2016 @ 8:31pm

Wtf? This little shitty house ate those fuckers... :D

Dec 13, 2016 @ 8:50pm

Hahahhaaha, bros! Great job all around! Music, art and mechanics. I had a great laugh, this game was such a pleasure to play. *Umphhh*

#gmdsgn says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 6:51pm

One of most enjoyable title's I have played .

tinyworlds says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 9:29pm

Haha I fucking love this! That mailman is an asshole :D

Ellian says ...
Dec 14, 2016 @ 11:56pm

I thought the game was cute, then I became friend with Lammy. Now I think the game is awesome.

Cool game; those characters are adorable and the writing is great. Wish there was more to it :D

Awesome music too!

andyman404 says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 12:59am

Cute and funny game. Interesting characters. Well done!

alfadur says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 1:13am

This was extremely weird, in a good way :) Nice touch on having to cycle between characters each day, adds a lot of variety to the gameplay.

bigpan says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 1:49am

Ok, that was a weird experience, but I really enjoyed the art style. I think you game has potential and I didn't encounter any bugs in my playthrough. Well done!

liquidmedia says ...
Dec 15, 2016 @ 2:42am

GG not sure what/ how to do get to the goal at first but did fall out of the map a couple times

Dec 15, 2016 @ 2:43am

This was pretty funny. Nice entry!

MementoGames says ...
Dec 17, 2016 @ 6:38pm

Oh great entry!
Loved the art, although the characters were sprites and sometimes hard do find hehe Very funny too! Amazing job!

Dec 18, 2016 @ 5:57pm

I accidentally pushed Lammy off the little world :(

Very cute though! And great tunes.

Dec 19, 2016 @ 2:52pm

Trippy, interesting game! I included it in my compilation video series of the Ludum Dare 37 games, if you’d like to take a look. :) https://youtu.be/uJPQ-kT6kvQ

chipmonkey says ...
Dec 23, 2016 @ 8:44pm

Love how this flips the theme on its head, and the house animation is fantastic considering it was done in a weekend! Great jam!

runvs says ...
Jan 1, 2017 @ 8:12pm

The game looks interesting and the graphic style is very unique.
Music is also very nice. If you like weird games you should play this.

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