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Student Loan Simulator 2017 Ramen Edition

Play as an aspiring young student. Experience the joy of taking out a loan to pay your bills. Featuring iconic companies like "Fruity Bear & Sons" or "Happy Turtle Co Inc".

Features

  • Fast, engaging gameplay
  • More than 1800 different companies sending you bills
  • 40 different credit institutions to choose from
  • Online high score: compete against the best from all around the world
  • HD Textures
  • More than 600 lines of hand crafted Lua code
  • Made with Löve

How to play

  • Choose a bill on the left to open it
  • Click the pay button to pay the bill
  • Should you run out of money take out a loan using the button on the right (the percentage is the interest you will pay on this loan)
  • Make sure you don't miss the due date of a bill
  • If you miss a due date you will get a notice (with some added fees)
  • If you miss a notice the company will impawn something worth twice the bill amount
  • Don't run out of money, otherwise you lose
  • Beat the high score

Team

Art: Matteo Signer
Code: Benjamin Schmid

Installation

The HTML5 build does not support high scores and might have some bugs. Use the downloadable game for the best experience.

To run the game download [Löve](https://love2d.org/) for your platform and then open the downloaded .love file with Löve. For Windows you can also download a complete bundle which already includes Löve.

More information

Published 11 days ago
StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux, HTML5
Rating
(1)
Authorsmeanox
GenreSimulation
TagsLudum Dare, Ludum Dare 40
LinksLudum Dare

Download

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Click download now to get access to the following files:

sls17re.love 548 kB
sls17re-win32.zip 3 MB

Comments

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There should have been a disclaimer for the included pay to win mechanics. Don't play if you aren't willing to pay.

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After some long and interesting grinding I have finally managed to unlock February. It fills me with a sense of pride and accomplishment to have come this far and I can only recommend the experience to everyone else. Can't wait to buy my way into March next.

I have discovered endgame content.