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Morph World

by WizByte_Games - Compo Entry

In Morph World you control an experimental weapon. This weapon can shape-shift in to many forms. Use this weapon to fight off a horde of enemies and prove it is worthy to move beyond the experimental stage.

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Apr 18, 2016 @ 2:19pm

I've got "There should be Data near executable" error :/

Red15 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 2:27pm

The download is quite hard, can you perhaps package the whole thing into one zip ?

WizByte_Games says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:46pm

Sorry about that I was trying to get everything packed up last night so I could make the deadline that I forgot to compress the files for download.

WizByte_Games says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:47pm

Also I'm not sure why the There should be Data near Executable" error occurred. i am looking in to that now.

madalaski says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:48pm

Neat concept. Good sound design. Very fun. For future reference: it's spelt "experimental" ;)

ChrisMingay says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:58pm

Try to bundle everything up as a zip, else I feel most people won't be able to play and rate your game

WizByte_Games says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:25pm

Yea I bundled everything earlier today. both links should lead to a zipped up version of the Binary and Source code.

WizByte_Games says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:26pm

Also thanks for pointing out the spelling error. I was in a rush last night so I didn't even bother to spell check :(

Allov says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:01am

Gameplay is solid, nice shoot 'em up!

nihilaleph says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:32am

Nice shoot em up! But I wasn't able to transform, even though I had my energy bar filled...

Anyway great work!

WizByte_Games says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:02pm

That is weird that you couldn't transform. I'm assuming it was because you were moving while trying to transform. I don't know why Unity doesn't allow multiple key presses, but if you do multiple button presses with a controller it works. I will have to look into it and mess around with Unity a bit. But then again it also could just be the Keyboard you were using. My Keyboard also forces me to stop moving while trying to transform.

nintendoeats says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:32pm

It's basically functional, and kind of fun I suppose, but there really isn't much new here. I like the idea of switching to the car to gain health, that could evolve into an interesting mechanic. I did find that there was only really one strategy, which is circle-strafe and fire at the mob. The interface could be easier to read during the action, but it isn't the worst that I've seen.

nihilaleph says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:06am

@WizByte_Games Oh I see! Yeah, that what was going on! That's weird... I wonder why... I didn't have any problems with that in my game...

schw3de says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 4:12pm

I like the game, good job!
The gears popping up everywhere looks awesome. :)

May 3, 2016 @ 5:08am

Really neat concept; I felt like it took too long to charge up the energy I needed to shapeshift. Rapid-fire switching between forms would've be sweet. But the gameplay is fun and the effects look awesome!

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