A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

Cornelius is a greenhouse owner and is struggling to save his business. When he was about to give up, he found an old occult book with information on how to breed mutated plants. At first, he struggles to understand the book, but has he completes recipes he learns to understand the rest of the book. Your goal is to help Cornelius earn enough money to keep his plant shop open.

Rootstock was made during a game jam sponsored by the Madison game development group FemDev. FemDev is a group promoting gender diversity for women, non-binary, femme, and girl-identifying people in the games industry. The groups aims to strengthen the community of Madison game developers through events and networking opportunities.

Credits

Bre Addie  @GigaBuri

Samantha Babcock  @spritelyfay

Arely Miramontes @ArelySkywalker

Allison Salmon  @Codecrafty

Kat Shanahan  @Kat_Shanahan

Katherine Stull  @HH_Katherine

A special thanks to Powderkeg Web Design for hosting the event.

Music and Sound Effects by:

Komiku

ispeakwaves

Nekomimi07

envirOmaniac2

alex@vsi.tv

MattLeschuck

creek23

renatalmar

Division4884

Download

Download
Rootstock-Windows-9-3-2018.zip 22 MB
Download
Rootstock-Mac-9-3-2018.app.zip 27 MB

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I was expecting to be fighting off Triffids but was totally suprised to play this super game. Loved the art style and the game mechanics and the music had me bopping my head. Great game, thanks for letting us play it. I made a video of it I hope you don't mind!

Thanks for playing and for making a video!!! We are so glad you had fun playing.