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

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Shape Switcher

by TheSambassador - Compo Entry

Shape Switcher is a simple puzzle game where you just switch the positions of 2 shapes on the screen. It has 7 levels included and the level editor is also included. The game was made in Unity.

To play:
The goal is to get the yellow circle to the yellow square.
Red objects can be switched. To switch them, click one, then click the other.

To edit:
Click "Editor" in the first menu.
Left-click in open space to place points.
Right-click when placing points to finish the polygon
Hold ctrl to snap to a grid
Hold alt to constrain the cursor to 1 axis (from the last point)
Type a name in the bottom box before clicking "save"
To load a level in the editor, you have to type in the name and click "Load", sorry!
All levels will show up in the "Custom levels" panel after you click "Play Game". They are placed in the game's folder / data / levels

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Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:48pm

Pretty neat take on the theme. Nice that you included a level editor. Good job!

FerraWare says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:17pm

Nice job, love the minimalistic art style, and the level editor is a big plus for these kind of games!

Saiodin says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:34pm

Great idea for a mechanic, I liked the puzzles! It's pretty cool that there is an editor, but I couldn't figure out how to make the polygons to the red ones that I could switch with each other in the game later on.

Freank says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:21pm

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description

TeamKuru says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:53pm

Puzzles are really interesting! I would have enjoyed to play more of them but the level editor is here ;)

geekguy100 says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 10:11pm

Very cool! The level editor was awesome! Nice job!

dcRfj15 says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 1:40pm

This is a really cool idea, and I liked all of the levels for this game! It was cool that you included a level editor, that was a nice touch!
I couldn't figure out how to beat level 7 because I only saw one red shape, so I didn't know how I was supposed to shift with other shapes.
Well done!

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