You Are Not A Banana is set in everyday life and has a sprinkle of imagination and humor. The audiovisuals (free OST included) seek to evoke nostalgia for the 80s and 90s. This short form experimental game unfolds as a sequence of thought provoking events and surprises.
User reviews:
Overall:
Mostly Positive (53 reviews) - 73% of the 53 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 19, 2015

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July 18

New Trailer & Remute Remix now included with the OST

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYFycqodlmA
If you dig the new trailer and the banging techno tune that accompanies it then check out the OST that comes free with the game. Inside you will find that very track kindly provided by German techno maestro Remute.

I've also been patching any bugs you guys find so keep them coming : )

Happy gaming - b
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June 22

BETTER EDITION now live (it's about time) and on SALE too!



I finally got around to releasing the Better Edition : ) I've really tried to address all of the feedback the game received. I hope to add further improvements and content over time. I also want to add a speed run and treasure hunt mode. Below is a list of some of the new features and improvements. Thank you for playing and please spread the word.

BETTER EDITION FEATURES
• Linux support
• Rebuilt the entire game from the ground up : )
• 25 unique Steam achievements
• Autosave, manual save options, and instant checkpoint loading
• Revamped menus and UI (such separate music and sfx volume controls)
• Lots of secrets and hidden story events
• Improved minigames
• More fluid movement and interactions
• New dynamic lighting system
• Revamped animations and graphics (pixel AA filtering and widescreen assets)
• Revamped controls and new moves - such as run and search inventory : )
• 50% funnier jokes

P.S. New trailer coming soon! out now : )
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Reviews

“Offers some of the most original humor I’ve seen in a video game.”
Indie Love

“A great diversion when you need to crack a smile and feel like it’s 1985.”
Jayssgames

“Experiencing the game’s surprises and strangenesses for yourself is one of the game’s strengths.”
PC Pick IndieGames the Weblog

About This Game

You Are Not A Banana is set in everyday life and has a sprinkle of imagination and humor. The audiovisuals seek to evoke nostalgia for the 80s and 90s. This short form experimental game unfolds as a sequence of thought provoking events and surprises. This game also comes with a free catchy chiptune soundtrack.

By supporting this debut game you are supporting the development of Mayhem In Single Valley (demo for Win, Mac, Linux) a new and improved spiritual successor to You Are Not A Banana.

BETTER EDITION FEATURES
• Rebuilt the entire game from the ground up : )
• 25 unique Steam achievements
• Autosave, manual save options, and instant checkpoint loading
• Revamped menus and UI (such separate music and sfx volume controls)
• Lots of secrets and hidden story events
• Improved minigames
• More fluid movement and interactions
• New dynamic lighting system
• Revamped animations and graphics (pixel AA filtering and widescreen assets)
• Revamped controls and new moves - such as run and search inventory : )
• 50% funnier jokes

KEY FEATURES
• Free original soundtrack (7 chiptune mp3s plus a remix by German techno maestro Remute)
• HD pixel art graphics
• Dynamic Fmod sound and music
• Sound based puzzles
• Surreal mini games[/list]

SPECIAL FEATURES
• Play as a banana!
• Don't get lost in the infinite graveyard!
• Avoid dying in your sleep!
• And for the love of Hades, find your way home before the milk turns sour!

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS: Windows XP+
    • Graphics: Graphics card: DX9 (shader model 2.0) capabilities; generally everything made since 2004 should work.
    • Storage: 132 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.6+
    • Graphics: Graphics card: DX9 (shader model 2.0) capabilities; generally everything made since 2004 should work.
    • Storage: 183 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Linux
    • Memory: 170 MB RAM
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