Party, Pup. What else is there to say. All you need is a doggo in your life, and life is great!!!
Pet the Pup at the Party
A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux
you are at a house party.
you do not know anybody.
but legend tells of a ~very good puppo~ hiding somewhere in this house!
the clock is ticking and you’re running out of small talk…
can you find the pup at the party??
WASD to move!!
left click to interact w/ doors + people + pups!!
right click to zoom!!
follow the arfs to find the pup!!
52 radical and special pups to pet!!
unlock all of the very good dogs in the good dog gallery!!
avoid eye contact with ppl you don't know very well!!
thank you for playing!!!
a game by will herring
music by nick dimichele
- Pet the Pup 64-bit Mac build now available!Jun 07, 2020
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Does anybody know how to open the game on Linux? I got the game and everything but it won't let me launch it
funny funny funny !
i fell though the ground and could not progress... other than that the game was fun
I'm having the same issue - I love the game and I've been able to go on a streak of about 15 pups before, but after I pet pup #5, The game glitches out somehow and I fall through the map.
I loved this game!! This is prob how I would actually be at a party anyway.. Haha. But really, I had a lot of fun with this. Def try it out!
Here is my video if you want to watch
Amazingly cute and stressful - Really enjoyed it
my highscore is 7 pups peted
My working theory is that this game takes place on an Earth where the Earths rotation has stopped, making it so one side of Earth is really hot and one side is really cold. This house is situated directly in-between both sides making it the perfect party. Hence why there are infinite party-goers who are blue (from being too cold on their side) and pink (who are sunburnt from their side)
This is perfect. This has everything I could ever want to do at a party! On the Linux version on Fedora 35, I ran into an issue after petting the third pup where nothing would generate besides the doors and I would just fall and I had to restart. It happened twice, but other than that this game is perfect!
love this game!! unfortunately it won't go full screen :(
i really enjoyed this game, keep up the good work dev's
Incredibly fun and expressive game. Excellent aftercare after playing dark souls.
Do you like puppys? Do you like kittens? Well, you've come to the right place! Pet the Pup is a first person party simulator where you (the anti-social animal lover) have one simple task:
Pet the Pup (or Cat)!!!
The premise of the game is really simple, you run around from room to room, trying to find the new pup/cat that spawned in the level to pet. There's not much to it, and with each room, guest, obstacles, and pet being randomly generated, no two levels will feel the same. Also with directional hearing, as you approach the pet in the level, you will hear them bark in the direction that they are located (a really nice touch)
A few issues I had with the game are as follow:
- Speaking to party-goers does nothing but increase a counter when you run out of time; it doesn't increase or decrease your time, doesn't stop your character from moving, and really does nothing. I feel like this was a missed opportunity as it could've been used to stall the player or have nice mini-games
- You will run into duplicate pets..... a lot; because even the pets in the levels are random, and with there being 50+ pets to find and pet, you'll find yourself playing this game a lot just to find newer pets to pet.
All in all, this is a nice time spender that will keep you entertained for an hour or so.
It wont let me play it only lets me download the file i need help
there are cute pups. you should play it.
go pet them!
super cute game, i love the concept and the design!! the gameplay is very simple, but in a good way! you can tell there was a lot of effort put into it. :) loved this game, keep up the good work!! <3
Super fun and cute game, totally didn't play it for hours after to get as many of those good boys & girls petted...nope, not me
Looking forward to what you make next
I didn't get a chance to play for very long but I recommend it, really well made! ((:
This was sososo fun!! sOSO CUTEE i loved the art and it kept me so entertained omg, loved it!! Def gna be playing this again !
Saw markiplier playing this, im gunna try it out !!
Super adorable game!! It's too stressful for me but it's super adorable loop game! Highly recommend.
I'm not sure if it's a a bug but when i pet 9 pups the game glitches so there' no walls, floor, people, or even the pup. Its just a door and i keep falling and getting teleported back to the ceiling. Yeah fix this
Edit: I restart the game and it's fixed lol
now i saw ParashockX play this game and i was interested so i decided to download it, this.. game.. is... AMAZING!
I cannot open up the game 0/10
Is anyone else trying to find their dog or atleast trying to find similar dog?
all good bois, 10/10
This is actually really polished! It's a cute concept, very cute art, and a real, fun, casual gameplay loop! I love it!
Hello Will, i have add your game Windows version in my Windows App Launcher Easy Os. Thank you for shareing! If tou want to give it a try : https://matteo-trevisan.itch.io/easy-os-for-windows
I saw one of my favorite youtubers play this and thought "i might give this a try"
I don't regret it at all.
I loved this game! It was so cute, and I loved seeing all the different types of pups! The part when we went home is really funny too!
ok this is epic
This game is awesome!
Watch my gameplay to see for yourself!
Hope you like it ♥
It was very cute and fun!!!
I found only 7 dogs, but i will keep trying to find more!
A fun game with DOGS!!! <3
Was simple, was fun and was amazing! The pups were absolutely adorable and the art style was so cute! The simple mechanic of the whole game with some extra depth really went well together as a whole and made this such a great game! This was... Paw-tastrophic. *badum tish*