A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

"get dem nuts" is a squirrel-based survival game. You, an endangered red squirrel, must gather and eat nuts, evade foxes, compete with grey squirrels, and survive winter!

Controls

Key(s)Action
WASDMovement
ERotate clockwise
QRotate counter-clockwise
SpaceEat nut
CPick up / bury nut
FScrabble ground
EscapeQuit game

Hints

  • You need to keep your energy up.
  • Squirrels are safe in trees.
  • Buried nuts last longer but attract foxes.

About

This game is a prototype built very hastily for GitHub Game Off 2019. As such the code quality currently leaves a lot to be desired.

Source code can be found on GitHub.

License

Code is licensed under a BSD 2-clause "Simplfied" License.

Assets are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Download

Download
get-dem-nuts-win64.zip 8 MB
Download
get-dem-nuts-osx.zip 7 MB
Download
get-dem-nuts-linux64.zip 14 MB

Development log

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