Ludum Dare 35 — April 15th-18th, 2016 — Theme: Shapeshift

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Shape Up

by F4KETHIS - Compo Entry

Whip this bear into shape!

Follow the on screen guide to contort your arms, legs and torso into the right shape. Hold the position until it changes for maximum points.

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aegypticus says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:45am

Really fun! Reminded me of a game show where the contestants had to fit themselves through holes in the wall. Really awesome. And the controls simply made it more interesting!

Broxxar says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:48am

A QWOP-a-like, but somehow harder. Neat!

Daws says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:48am

Cool idea! I feel like you should make it into some sort of dancing game

Dooskington says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:49am

Interesting game! Reminded me of the octopus dancing game from Nintendoland.

treegemmer says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:51am


vini60 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:51am

Nice concept. Kinda like QWOP. A bit hard at first but it gets fun after.

sirtetris says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:32am

When I saw the controls I thought "Oh, okay, guess that's so that righties and lefties can play it comfortably." ... hah ... guess again. :D

Mad control scheme, nice game idea and fantastic execution. Really like this one!

Chaserbrown says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:33am

This was really fun! Great job!

using asdf, jkl; could have been better though. The controls were a bit difficult...

Danman9914 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:34am

Good QWOP-like. It almost felt like a rhythm game once you got going. Great music!

Bailman03 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:34am

Pretty fun game. Could not get the hang of the controls but overall enjoyed it.

iendsl says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:36am

2492 Not Too Shabby/ The moves worked in a way that allowed me to intuit some stuff, which was awesome. Pleasantly surprised at the level of challenge. Great design also. I like the vertical window. Really cool.

hunttis says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:36am

An idea that made me snicker :D

However, playing it was difficult (couldn't make all of the positions) with a Finnish keyboard layout :( If you make a post-compo build, I think sticking to just letters would be safer :)

Hyden says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:14am

Hey, you mentioned you couldn't run the OSX version, someone in my stream had the same problem, while other osx users didn't have a problem at all. It has something to do with Permissions I believe. I've never built for a Mac until now. "CHMOD 755" The viewer changed his ability to read/write in the Contents\data subfolder I believe to fix the problem :/

Also, your game is by far my favorite that I have played thus far, the music really gets you in the mood as well. Good job. 5/5

mactinite says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:18am

This one is pretty fun. I love the peg people. lol

Rakowu says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:29pm

Hahaha ok that is really good xD. I like that idea. For a second i broke the game but than it worked again perfectly xD Good music and concept. Nice job.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:32pm

This was cute, fun, and a little challenging. Nice job!

Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:33pm

Looks nice, cool idea, great graphics, but I couldnt learn all the keys and there were so many controls. But nice work!

QuexD says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:21pm

A bit confused about some point deductions but still a fun addicting game!

iceburg7 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:37am

I love this! sometimes it was surprisingly intuitive, and other times it was surprisingly unintuitive, but it looks so smooth and cute and dance-tastic that it was really fun to play!

Beard says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:24am

This was a fun game. I found my fingers feeling like they were tied in knots. I have a feeling all my kids are going to LOVE this one.

andyman404 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:53am

LOL! Funny and challenging game. Well done.

Allov says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:17am

aha nice gameplay, I couldn't do the long arm because my keyboard is not set in US :(

Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:19am

Good game, very funny, but the controlls are strange.

Jungle says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:50am

Very fun!!! Good ideia, i remember having a doll that eheheh so in my case I had a goat ! XD I really like!

xWarZonex says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:21am

Amazing entry!

qu2 says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 1:07am

Very fun idea, with a good presentation and very nice audio. Unfortunately my bear was bugging out and stopped responding with his right arm and then got stuck leaning right. Otherwise lovely.

MementoGames says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:08am

I got a little bit scared of the controls, but it worked just fine. Simple and super fun. Great job!

Thanks for checking my game! Too bad it didn't run on your Mac. I would love to make it work for you, if you are willing to spend time on this.

LeReveur says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 4:57pm

Very hard to remember what key do what move, but fun and challenging game, good job !

joemid says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 2:53am

Simple, but so effective- it seemed almost like a yoga game. Pretty intuitive as well, I felt like a puppeteer! Love the music, the responsive drum beats, and how it intensifies!

leo_p_mahon says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 6:18pm

Great fun once you get the hang of it! Changed my keyboard layout to play though, I think it has been said but maybe just letter keys would be better. Liked the music too, funny groove to it but it works :)

gelisam says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 3:21am

The music crescendo is great! But the restart button doesn't work.

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