Having the ability to make a residing doing what you like is less complicated stated than accomplished. In Jamsterdam, you are trying to make sufficient on your payments by busking within the streets.
You and your folks dwell on a busy highway in a really good city. Seeking to keep alive whereas doing what you like, you all meet up by the highway to carry out in hopes for sufficient tricks to pay your payments. You’re the singer of the band. As you haven’t any instrument to play, it’s additionally your job to gather rogue cash.
You see, numerous people passing by on the boat behind you, strolling in entrance of you, or driving their bike will toss cash at you. These cash not often make it into the hat you employ for ideas. So, you’ll must cease singing when individuals aren’t round to then acquire the guidelines and ensure they’re safely saved.
When your payments seem on the high of the display, they’ll solely take cash out of your hat. Over time, you’ll watch paperwork seem about elevated payments on the backside of the display, forcing your hat to empty at a a lot quicker charge. The world will begin to go grey if you’re unable to pay your payments, so that you’ll must rapidly acquire fallen cash in time to get them paid. After some time, it’s simply unimaginable to maintain up, however you may strive for so long as you’d like.
Jamsterdam is a quite simple recreation accomplished to a excessive commonplace, particularly because it was made for the Ludum Dare 44. You may see how lengthy you’d make it as a busker out on the streets.
Jamsterdam is accessible totally free on Itch.io.
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