This totally serious, 100% accurate to life corn harvesting simulation experience will get your adrenaline pumping and nerves excited. You'll never be able to farm for corn in the same light again! How much corn will YOU harvest before your eventual death by tractor?
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Mostly Positive (16 reviews) - 75% of the 16 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Oct 29, 2015

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About This Game

You are a member of the Nomsanto family. The luck of these average, run of the mill GMO corn farmers goes sour when their loyal tractors get fed up with the modifications the family is making to their corn. They transform into horrendous, murderous death machines hellbent on wiping out the Nomsantos and returning the crops to their pristine state. However, the darkness has also changed the Nomsantos. They've been consumed by their capitalist greed and will stop at nothing to harvest as much profit as they can, even if that means murdering their other family members. How much corn will YOU harvest before your eventual death by tractor? Don't let your family, or the tractors, stop you from becoming the ultimate capitalist in DEATH TRACTOR!

This totally serious, 100% accurate to life corn harvesting simulation experience will get your adrenaline pumping and nerves excited. You'll never be able to farm for corn in the same light again!

Features include:
-4 player online multiplayer or offline solo play
-Multiple levels
-Accurate corn harvesting physics and real-time growth patterns
-Tractors so frightening you will dream of nothing but them bearing down over your soul.
-Gameplay so easy to learn even your Grandma could do it. Until she has a heart attack from the TERRIFYING DEATH TRACTORS.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows Vista SP2 or Newer
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Dual core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia 8800 or ATI 2900
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 750 MB available space
    • OS: Windows Vista SP2 or Newer
    • Processor: 2.0+ GHz Quad core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia 260 series or ATI 5850 or better
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 750 MB available space
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28 of 48 people (58%) found this review helpful
5 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
1.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 30, 2015
Quite why I would ever have had high expectations for a game called Death Tractor, I have no idea...perhaps people are right, when they hint that I could probably use some therapy? Crushed dreams aside, let's try to be objective and put this as simply as possible: Some of you may actually enjoy this, but I can't in all honesty say that I did.

It's...well, for starters, it's a "deathmatch" game. And a really simplistic, limited, super-repetitive one at that. With only one "map", as far as I can tell. It also has the usual complete lack of storytelling logic which practically all such games have...I mean really, who's honestly going to be out harvesting corn when they know full well that there's a homicidal, demonically-possessed tractor roaming the fields? Sure, there's a half-arsed attempt at justifying said premise on the Store page, but there really is "clever", and there really is "dumb". Not that any of this lunacy would greatly hinder my enjoyment if there was actually some to be had...but it's mostly just a frustrating experience, in which you can never quite tell what direction the bloodthirsty farm equipment is barrelling down upon you from, and I also could not for the life of me work out why I ran at a perfectly good clip at certain times, and at a snail pace at others.

I'm sure I could persevere and suss the game out some more, but that would require time. And patience. And given that I'm a dole-bludging university student who's only got one assignment to go before he's on three-and-a-half months' worth of holidays, I frankly don't have either. I have other, BETTER games to play, darn it! Having said that, there's always the remotest chance that the devs will make significant enough improvements and/or embellishments to render this a worthwhile buy...but at the moment, I'd say it's a wait-for-98%-off proposition at best, and even then mostly 'cause it's got cards. Nice gimmick, but not nearly amusing enough in execution, I'm afraid.

Verdict: 4/10.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
8.0 hrs on record
Posted: January 31
Death Tractor

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I almost feel ashamed to say this: I actually enjoyed playing this game. It's becoming a guilty pleasure of mine, if you will.

With a name like "Death Tractor" I was already capitvated. I was expecting a sort of B-movie charm, and even though this was never truly an apt description of the thing, it certainly isn't entirely without its pros.

- Original concept: You're being chased by an increasing number sentient killer tractors spawning in your cornfield. Though the story is lacking, the atmosphere is tense and engaging.
- Arcade style gameplay: Entertaining, leaves you wanting to beat your highscores.
- Price: Cheap.
- Design: The tractor's designs are pretty damn cool. Even though the environment isn't particularly varied in the game, it makes the most of the little details it can put in.

- Tractor AI: Buggy. The tractors often pull sudden violent turns, which can end up having them unfairly drive straight into you. Other times, the tractors lose focus chasing you and wander off.
- Lack of content: There's no story mode, just a single player and an online mode, which are the same thing. The games are 5 minutes long, and you have to rack up as high of a score as you can. That's it.
- Hit detection: There are AI bots that harvest corn in competition with you in single player, however, when it comes to attacking them, landing a hit is seemingly random, yet, those same bots'll hit you with ease.
- Optimization: For a game with graphics certainly not "cutting edge", it could run better.
- Pause button: It says you can pause. You can't.

- The corn itself: It's difficult to see anything through the corn, which is good and bad, creating a claustrophobic environment, heightening tension, whilst being irritating at the same time.

Overall, the game's entertaining enough for me to recommend it.
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7 of 11 people (64%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
2.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 22, 2015
Enjoyed playing and the idea of the evil tractor. Reminded me of watching movies like Jeepers Creepers. Im a city girl and it always creeps me out being in the country. Now i just need to find people to multiplayer with and it will put the icing on the cake.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 12, 2015
I will be fair: the premise alone is actually a clever idea. Having to collect things while being chased by a demonic tractor is a decent prospect; that is, if you were making something that gave off more of an arcade feel to it, and if the tractor was actually menacing, not Hot Topic's cheap remodeling of a John Deere product.

The game is incredibly repetitive with very little to actually collect. It's just corn. You're just swiping at corn. That's it. No other special vegetables you could look for, no real points system, no powerups, no rotten plants you should avoid, etc. Those are things I would have imagined with some creativity, but I couldn't find any of that here. Just corn.

The sound design is dreadful. I could not differentiate any sound based on distance or orientation. It's just noise coming from you, or the center of the map (do not go near the center, you will go deaf). Noise pollution is not scary. It's just really frustrating to put up with.

Multiplayer is just a host-or-join setup, but you can only join YOUR friends. And even if you know someone else who paid for this, you have continuous voice-chat with eachother. No push-to-talk, no keyboard options, no exceptions. You have no selection for the levels, but they're all the same map size, so it doesn't matter. You have different player models, but you can't select them, and they're all the same in-game, so it doesn't matter.

VERDICT: I think there are plenty of games out there that are less than $4 that are worth your money more than this. There's really nothing interesting here after 20 minutes. If more content was here to play with, it would be a different story, but I doubt anything will be added to this game anytime soon.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
Well, ever want to be a farmer? here are some tips to become good at that job.
1. Get a corn field.
2. Force god to make it night forever.
3. Get three of your friends so you can murder them with a scythe.
4. summon aliens to create 'Death Tractors'.
5. Give yourself a pat on the back for killing all of your friends and harvesting corn.
Bonus tip!
6. Realize your corn is unlimited and you can solve world hunger but you decided to throw it in a truck to deliver it to your house to be made into pop corn.

This game is worth it if you want your friends to hate you for forcing you to get run over by a huge 'Death Tractor'
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7 of 13 people (54%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 2
Death Tractor is a short and simple corn harvesting simulator with a twist; you're endlessly hunted by possessed, demonic tractors and fellow harvesters. The game is essentially one giant death match, and the one who gets out with the most corn and manages to stay alive wins.

The developers have displayed their obvious sense of humor towards this obvious novelty game right within the store page description. Death Tractor is not a title meant to be taken seriously, but there is a fine line between decent and awful joke games. Unfortunately, this title is one that falls right in the middle. A few factors have caused me to press the dreaded thumbs down button.

Maps, there is an incredible lack of them. By lack of maps, I mean there is only one that comes with different flavors of the fence that houses the large rectangular patch of corn field. You'll run around in a giant square most of the time as you harvest your corn, daring only to venture into the middle if you're feeling particularly lucky enough to avoid the tractors of death. This stale, repetitive pattern grows old quick and yet there is so much more potential to maps that could be created.

Sound effects are minimal and music is non-existent, except for when you die. You'll be hearing the same hum of the tractors, their beeping horns, and your sickle for the entire five minute duration of each match that you play. These minimalistic attributes only further push the mundane factor up on the scale of "growing bored, quickly". Although on a positive note, the game only has three button functions; left click to use your hand-held agricultural tool, ESC to return to the menu after death, and space bar after you've been knocked down by an opponent.

The mechanics are equally as simplistic; the more corn you carry, the slower you become. The slower you become, the higher chance of you ending up as tractor food. So how does one get rid of the corn they've harvested, you ask? Why, by dumping it into the back of pickup trucks lined around the outside of the map. The more corn you harvest, the higher your score will go. However, the opponents around you can also dump their corn into these trucks, and once a truck is full it leaves for an amount of time. If no trucks are present, and you're loaded down, you're pretty much screwed.

You're also screwed if you spawn in the wrong place at the beginning of the game, as tractors spawn just as randomly as you do. You can be dead before you even begin. Usually, one can tell when a death machine is nearby due to the headlights and honking of its horn; this is not always the case, and you may die without ever having seen a giant 20ft tractor coming for you. Also, if an opponent knocks you down, it takes about 5-10 seconds to recover, during which time a tractor may just run you over. In short, you're going to die... a lot. On the bright side, you can also screw over opponents by knocking them down with your sickle; this in turn steals an amount of their corn. This may also cause them to become tractor chow.

Death Tractor kept me entertained for all of an hour and a half until I got supremely bored with it. This is also with getting a good majority of the achievements, and only playing to farm them. As you may have guessed, online is deader than you will be in this game. Luckily, the developers have implemented bots so that you can still get that full Death Tractor experience. I got this in some bundle, but there's absolutely no way this game is worth $4.49 CAD, $1.09 at best. Buy if you wish, but don't say that I didn't try to warn you of the monotony ahead.

Rating: 2.5/5.0 - It's not awful, but it's not great.
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7 of 13 people (54%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 17, 2015
This is most literally one of my favorite games iin my Steam library. It's a great game to play with friends when you're bored, so it would be great if there was a 4-pack available so I could disperse them amongst my friends.

-Most of the game
-Needs grace period at beginning so you dont get hit instantly

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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
4.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 3
Product received for free
Cut corn, place it in the truck and do it again all by avoiding the DEATH TRACTOR!! Plus you have 3 other player bots trying to grab corn aswell. KIll them or be killed. The game lacks a lot of stuff such as no game modes, 1 map, and character customization

More corn you carry slower you move
3 player bots once they die from tractor its perm with them
instense with 5 tractos on the field

cant drop corn on ground
1 game mode
1 map
character customization
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 24
Watch the video, if you find it funny, you will have a day's worth of fun at a LAN party.
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 31
Is the casual tag on a game often a synonym for ♥♥♥♥?
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Imagine yourself as a farmer. Now imagine yourself harvesting the corn. Now imagine driving a tractor. Now Imagine running from your tractor. Now Imagine running from migrant workers.

This is that game.
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This game is not very good because when you get on a game it completely lags i couldn't even play the game because its so laggy
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This game is utter ♥♥♥♥. ♥♥♥♥ing tractors everywhere.
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At least the title is accurate.
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Tried to play this game, got black screen instead. And I cant write this without telling if i recommend this game or not.
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