The roots of all our problems
A fun narrative platformer, where the player controls a helicopter seed that is searching for a place to grow roots, and encounters truths and lies about humanity.
The game features traditional art (hand drawn with ink brushes and aquarelles on cold press paper) which was scanned and cropped, color corrected using GIMP
Originally made with Godot 4.0 beta for Global Game Jam 2023 within 48 hours, but we kept updating it after the end of the jam. To play the original jam version, you can download it from https://globalgamejam.org/2023/games/roots-all-our-problems-2
|Updated||28 days ago|
|Platforms||Windows, Linux, HTML5|
|Made with||Godot, GIMP|
|Tags||Global Game Jam, Hand-drawn, Narrative|
|Code license||MIT License|
|Asset license||Creative Commons Attribution_NonCommercial_ShareAlike v4.0 International|
|Average session||A few minutes|
|Languages||Greek Modern, English|
|Inputs||Keyboard, Mouse, Xbox controller, Gamepad (any), Touchscreen, Voice control, Playstation controller|
|Accessibility||Color-blind friendly, Subtitles, One button|
|Links||Patreon, Source code, Global Game Jam|
Click download now to get access to the following files:
The roots of all our problems [Linux x86_64].zip 75 MB
The roots of all our problems [Windows x86_64].zip 75 MB
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I love it! I experienced two technical issues I thought I should mentioned. The "crashing sounds" of trees and bombs could not be heard. Also, the seed never lands, but the story in the discussion says it does.
Best of luck with the game!
Thank you for the kind words and the feedback! The game was initially made in 48 hours for Global Game Jam 2023, but we are planning on making updates that will address the issues you mentioned, along with other various improvements and additions.
Love it ❤👍🏾. Truely informative
Thank you, glad you liked it!
Thank you so much!