A downloadable game for Windows

For The Birds is a simple simulation/ toy in which the player controls a "boid" bird and can plant "boidtrees" by pecking at the ground.
Information on boids can be found at http://www.red3d.com/cwr/boids/.

MUSIC: "Wind Tunnel" by Cory Gray, provided by http://freemusicarchive.org/


Fly through the air with WASD/ Arrow keys
On the ground, hop with left and right, take off with up, and plant a tree with down.

Zoom with the mouse wheel
F1: View Controls and Debug info
F2: Add 10 boids to the simulation
F3: Remove 10 boids from the simulation
F4: Reset the simulation
F5: Toggle VSYNC ( Prevents screen tearing and limits FPS )
F6: Allow only ONE tree to grow at a time. ( Your computer will thank you )
F7: Automatically toggle camera zoom
F8: Act like the other boids

Created by nanimonull

Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
Tags2D, boids, Flight, Minimalist, Relaxing
Average sessionA few minutes


For The Birds.zip 4 MB

Install instructions

Download For The Birds.zip and extract it wherever you wish, and then run For The Birds.exe to play the game!

For your convenience, controls are available in README.txt.


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Hello! I really enjoyed your little simulation, it was relaxing and had a nice simple design to it! I played it alongside another game here~