I've added some alternate download links (see the install instructions section above) to help out anyone who is having issues with the itch download.
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Make to unzip the whole zip file, and run tree.exe from the same folder as all the dlls! (It won't work if you try to run tree.exe directly out of the zip file; you need to unzip the whole folder first.)
Okay I went and verified on a clean windows install -- https://download.microsoft.com/download/9/3/F/93FCF1E7-E6A4-478B-96E7-D4B285925B... < this is the correct one to run! It's the same as what was at the link I gave earlier though, so if it doesn't work I don't know what to say :( Do make sure you get the x86 version!
sorry! I just moved and don't even have my windows computer set up right now so I'm really just guessing :(
You could try this newer version of the same thing: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52685
edit: I'll try to find a way to verify proper instructions tomorrow ... it's almost certainly one of these MSVC redistributable things
Sorry, try installing the "Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015": https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48145
Edit: Make sure you run the x86 version, specifically this one: https://download.microsoft.com/download/9/3/F/93FCF1E7-E6A4-478B-96E7-D4B285925B...
It tries to disable vsync and framerate limiting, so the game will run as fast as your computer can run it. So, if you have a slower computer, it does nothing. If you have a fast future fancy computer, everything may run comically fast while 'p' is held ...
oops, thanks for the heads up; I didn't think about that! I did buy them, and I'm not sure how else to distribute them, but I've updated the zip files to remove all the ones I was not using and added a text file pointing people to the purchase link ... hopefully that helps ...
(To anyone interested in good pixel fonts, definitely go to https://chevyray.itch.io/pixel-fonts !)