Theme for Github Game Off this year is Hybrid
You can download the latest version of the game from it's itch.io page
If you liked the game, vote for us! https://itch.io/jam/game-off-2018/rate/336431
Player is a hybrid (organic brain + mechnical body) icosphere running on hybrid fuel (solar + charcoal) in a hybrid universe (low poly and voxel characters).
The game itself is a hybrid between a shooter and a management game. You've to keep pollution low and kill the enemy before time runs out!
How to play
Corporate greed has run the world to the brink of environmental collapse! You have to protect the rest of us from certain doom by keeping pollution low and killing the enemy!
Typical third person controller with mouse and arrow/WASD keys
Left click to shoot laser, Right click to throw seeds.
All code is under Unlicense, all art, assets and music is under Creative Commons Attribution v4.0 International.
Simply put, we've made everything for this game ourselves, you don't need to worry about people knocking at your door asking for their cut. :)
Old todos (click to expand)
Decide game theme
Make player and enemy movement
Add the concept of recharging during the day
Make low-poly terrain
Make factory prefabs
Make seed planting and bush growth
Add shooting logic
Add area of effect for enemy draining health
Add bush and factory pollution logic
Plan Game music
Plan intro and onboarding
Add Start Menu, Pause menu, Game over scene
Plan more details and animations based on time left.
Flesh out the itch.io page
Possible future directions (post Game Off)
- Add more management sim elements, work out the builder/management + third person shooter hybrid idea.
- Add a king of the hill mode where a factory or a bush would determine the winner by the end of some time.