00:00
00:00
Upgrade Your Account!

Hey! To start this decade right, we believe Newgrounds should be ad-free for EVERYONE. For this to work, we need people who have the means to become paying supporters. For just $3 per month or $25 for the year, you can help this happen and get some nice perks!

For the month of February we have disabled ads on all E-M content. We need 211 people to reach our goal of 3,100 active supporters. If we hit that, we'll continue with a new goal in March!

Please check out our Supporter Upgrade and consider coming aboard!

Dodo vs Darwin

Share Collapse

Author Comments

You play the Dodo bird. Chase the pigs away from your fruit! Bait the rats into a trap! Poop a tree! Attract your Dodo mate and try to survive!

The game was originally created during the Global Game Jam 2011, the theme of which was "extinction". The chosen art style was based on cubism. Gameplay centers around the creatues and plants that live on the island and how they interact with the dodo and with each other. The player needs to experiment to discover how it all works.

Controls
Move - WSAD or Arrow Keys
Action - X, Ctrl or Space

Game Trailer:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9UEH2wXnY8

Hints
Fruit - Eat as many as you can, to plant trees and heal wounds
Trees - Plant lots to attract more Dodos to the island
Rats - Lure them close to a human, then watch what happens
Stones - Where rats live, be careful around them
Dodos - Help them when they get into trouble! Bait their attackers away
Eggs - Lay them close to the nest to protect them from rats
Baby Dodos - Take good care of them! Always try to keep them close to you

Credits:
Max Dohme - http://www.maxdohme.de
Christiaan Janssen - http://chrisjangames.wordpress.com/
Johann Scholz - http://www.jscholz.com/
Volando - http://www.redefineteclas.com/

Log in / sign up to vote & review!

Newgrounds accounts are free and registered users see fewer ads!