Investors are paying you big money to reach out for new crude oil fields. Pick up a car and take the route to reach the highly coveted black gold. The more fuel you waste, the happier your investors and supporters will be. Just leave enough propellant left in your tank in order to keep driving.
The prototype Oil Spill is a student project for the "Retromorphosis" Game Design course of the University of the Arts in Zurich. The task was to develop a new game mechanic from two existing ones which can be found in old Atari 2600 games.