GGJ Archives 2009-2012

Butterfly Garden

Game Information
Short Introduction: 
Butterfly garden allows the player to explore a butterfly garden created during global game jam 2011. <EDIT - Below is proposed...above is what we finished> Butterfly garden is a videogame where the player attempts to survive by feeding and reproducing while living the life of a butterfly and avoiding predators.
Android mobile device
generic mobile platform
Brief Play Description: 


FLY - Tilt the camera.
HOVER - Touch Bottom-left of screen.
GLIDE - Touch Top-right of screen.
FLUTTER - Touch Bottom-right of screen.
LAND - Look down and flutter when needed.

THE BIRD - It's lurking.


- Android Galaxy S.
- ?? if it works on your device, please let us know in comments.


- Butterfly will fly off island at first. Touch the Hover zone, bottom-left of screen, in order to kill the wind when starting the game.

Control the butterfly using tilt and flutter button. Tap on a new one to take control. Navigate to flowers to feed. Avoid predators. Shake off ants by shaking. Watch out for birds high in the sky. And look out for spider webs. Don't go extinct.

Achievements and Credits
GGJ-2011 Achievements: 
Sim Something: The game has no explicit goals (other than any goals the players invent for themselves).
Team Image: 
Alan Rueda - Level Designer/ 3d Artist, Rob Zamber - Level Designer/ 3d Artist, David Miller - 3d Artist, Shayne Guiliano - Programmer Developed using Unity iOS (non-pro license), Macbook white, iPhone 3GS with Unity Remote 3 App.
Installation Notes: 

DROID User Installation:
1. Download .apk file from
if Download link above doesn't work you can also download file from the link below
( http://www.mediafire.com/file/0gwdw91gqw4bxy9/ButterflyGarden.apk )
2. Move .apk file from Computer to DROID
3. Install .apk file
4. Play

Your rating: None

Submitted at The Triangle (United States)


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