Excitable Digger

Every year, the rogue-like development community gets together and puts the walk to the talk. It’s called the 7 Day Rogue-Like Challenge, and it is awesome!

My entry for the 2009 7 Day Rogue-Like challenge was Excitable Digger. Inspired by Dwarf Fortress, a notoriously complex Rogue-Like game, Excitable Digger focuses on mining in search of precious rocks and gems.

The game was received well by both the Rogue-Like community and the Dwarf Fortess community, as well as gathering reasonable reviews from Cymon Games and the @Play column at GameSetWatch.

Excitable Digger was built using the libjsci library for all display elements.

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