Ok so the basic idea for the game is it's a 2D platformer were you play as a farmer with a hoe, and you dig up vegetables then use your hoe like a baseball bat to wack them towards your enemies.
For the aniamtion I want to go for the whole rubber limb old 20's bouncy style of animation.
Here's the design for the main character.
And a mockup screenshot
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