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

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Shapeshifting Space

by VictorDoval - Compo Entry

Toggle your mind to polar coordinates and enjoy with this minimalist experiment!!

I wanted to try with p5.js and i really had fun with it.
The generative 'music' is created along the game based in Perlin Noise formulas so should be different every time you play.
(Only working on Chrome. Also sometimes gets full of strange noises till you reload the web-page).

No pixels were harmed during this development: Just pure code :)

A pleasure to participate for second time in the Ludum Dare.
And now lets play!

UP/DOWN ARROWS to change radius*.
CTRL to switch rotation direction*.
M to mute and P to pause.


*[After Compo Edit: In order to embed the game I added W/S to change radius and Q to switch rotation. Anyway it still works slightly better when playing in the "Web" link ]

16-4-22 Added Post-Compo link with more eye candy..

Tags: p5js, p5.js, html5, javascript, linux, android, windows, osx, browser, 2d

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JohnnySix says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 1:05am

Very original concept. Took a few deaths to get the hang of the controls. Maybe left/right arrow instead of control key would make it more intuitive?

shadoworld56 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 1:07am

Wow. your game is a lot of fun! #impressive

Flygamer101 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 2:22am

Was pretty cool. Nice concept and was fun!

Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:27pm

Very good concept!! I like the integration of the music with the fxs

Rakowu says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:57pm

That is a interesting one. Strange and diferent but nice idea.

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

The audio and art style are nice.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:40pm

Very innovative, good job !

Jin47 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:10pm

First I thought the game was great but as you said the music and the graphics are purely coded I think this is a really great entry.

rcrmn says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:13pm

Cool! It took a while to get the hang of the controls but I liked it!

APantaloni says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:24pm

Interesting and weird in a good way. The sound generated is sort of relaxing and very nice.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:59pm

This is a very original concept. It was fun to play.

sepharoth213 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:56pm

Cool game! The procedural music is lovely.

luvShape says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:20pm

smooth! one of the more memorable games I played so far

webadev says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 5:44pm

Nice, very orginal :) Sounds are too loud but loved the atmosphere :) Challenge is enough easy/hard, good balance. Really liked the atmosphere !

LeReveur says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:30pm

I understand not to much, but, sure, it was an unconventional experience. :)

guoboism says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 11:41pm

Looks very decent to play!

wboqm says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 7:04am

Interesting, would be nice to have more of an explanation about the aim / rules.

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