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

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by AlexLamarche - Compo Entry

Shapescape is a simple game to test your reflexes.

How To play:
-Match the shapes together in one minute.
-You gain points by getting correct shapes.
-You lose points by getting incorrect shapes.
-More instructions in game...

Post your high scores in the comments.

For better quality, download the windows version... Sorry other users :(

Oh and there's a typo................................. eeeeeeeeee

Sorry for bad quality. Unity made the web graphics all dopey.

One question for you all: Would this be a cool mobile game?

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Rakowu says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:02pm

maybe try to include something more. For example changing shapes, maybe switching element while selecting or i don't know. You have a good basis to construct on it. (Sorry for my english)keep it on!

ragnta says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:15pm

nice game, but sometimes I got a shape, that didn't match for nothing

AlexLamarche says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:30pm

@ragnta yea, sometimes the shapes are completely white or its just really hard to see. ;-;

AnaGF says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:09pm

Nice game, reminds me to IQ tests.
I think it would work as a mobile, changing the controls to taps would almost do it.

Brice says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:42pm

Took me a good 90 seconds to understand how to play. Not sure how this would work on mobile.

panurge says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:06pm

A neat little concept, presented in a very clean and polished way. I felt it needed some further twist to the gameplay to keep me engaged past a couple of tries, but it was a fun and strangely calming experience. :)

Arvydas says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:49am

Great brain exercise game! Needs more to it though. Some of the shapes are in fact the ones to be matched, but for some reason are wrong. Good stuff either way

miwuc says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:31am

Simple but quite fun to play. The colors and also the black borders make it a bit more challenging than it may seem.

mutonizer says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:02pm

Interesting concept for the theme. Simple and, as with a lot of these types of games, quite addictive.

I liked the "tricks" of 3D shapes in there once in a while, that was well done for added challenge.

Simple, does the job, seems finished for the time it had and fun (though more addictive really). Kudos.

luckyy says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:43pm

This is probably one of the most fun games i've played so far!
It's super addicting and would probably be a good mobile game.

CasualCat says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:44pm

simple and pretty fun, but I think it could be a little more polished and maybe add a few more challenges.

Kelpow says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 6:08pm

It's a lot of fun, fairly simple, but cool. It felt like a neat little reaction test.

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

My highscore was 11200. I think this would be an alright game for mobile if all you had to do was touch the correct shape.

freeloader says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:47pm

It's very simple and fun. Good job with the UI sounds.

Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:20pm

very strange! at first I felt almost offended by the rules, but it turned out to be not that easy :) and I liked the tune, very hypnotising.

martymon says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:47pm

This could easily be a mobile game. I would remove the directional controls and just make it point and click.

LOSTALLOY says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 4:06am

Very practical! This could be easily made into a mobile game, maybe with a catchy bgm :D

jdselsor says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 4:09am

That was a lot of fun. I really the fast paced checking games. The only thing that I would like to see different is the the time. I think the game would be much more fast paced if you had it as a time limit for each shape. But other than that it was a lot of fun.

TheCain says ...
Apr 29, 2016 @ 7:49pm

Nice and simple puzzle game.
It would have worked to also allow Mouse controls in the game, but perhaps that was a design choice.
My high score was 19000

bradur says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 9:34am

Interesting, yet simple game. The sounds and music fit well with the aesthetics of the game.

Pilly says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 11:11pm

I liked it! Calming, as another reviewer said. I couldn't see the countdown timer (not sure if I was supposed to), but I kinda liked that.

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