Memories of a Tree

Hit the Root Jack


Head out on a journey through time with the roots of a legendary tree. Experience the evolution of life on earth and the history of humanity as you navigate through different eras. From the age of the dinosaurs to a futuristic world, you will explore the roots of species and the wonders of time. With every level, you will be transported to a different time and place, facing new challenges as you strive to reach water sources and grow stronger. Battle against obstacles and overcome adversity as you travel through time and uncover the secrets of the ages. Grow your roots, delve into the mysteries of the past and the unknown future, and become the tree that witnesses the evolution of life on earth. Get ready for an adventure through the Memories of a Tree.

Play here:

Technology used

Godot Engine

Help / Controls

One Button Game (Click, Space, Touch). Try in Web - Use Mobile Phone, if You like. Please make sure to enable audio, as we also explore some musical roots too.


  • Your goal is to reach the water sources in the ground, one by one as they are highlighted.
  • Control a root by pressing the button once to start growing it in a specific direction.
  • Stop growing the root by pressing the button again. Follow the root back to its origin.
  • Timing is crucial, press the button at the right moment to control the direction of growth.
  • Avoid obstacles in your way by stopping the root growth when you get close to them.
  • The obstacles and the environment change with each level and era.


Binaries: Windows 64-bit


This game was created
at GGJ 2023

All Games of GGJ 2023


12 people rated this game.
Overall the game ranked #5 at the Jam!

This game was also rated in 6 other categories
  • Gameplay: 6.5/10

  • Graphics: 7.166666666666667/10

  • Audio: 6.416666666666667/10

  • Innovation: 7.0/10

  • Technical: 6.75/10

  • Controls: 5.666666666666667/10


BrizzleFizz (1 year 4 months ago)

Really cool concept and very nicely done. It's tricky and fun to play and the visuals are moody and neat to look at!

Armag3ddon (1 year 4 months ago)

Really like the style and feel of the game.

Log in or register to post a comment.