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

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The Gate

by SoulBound - Jam Entry

This is: THE GATE! Play as a Shapeshifting creature that takes the form of each creature it kills. Fight through waves of enemies, taking their form as you make your way towards the Arena Champion.

Rotate Left: left
Rotate Right: right
Move Forward: up
Attack: space

This game requires Java.

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11Schotter says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:13am

You did a great job on the audio design, cool soundtrack and sounds.
the gameplay itselfs is too slow for my taste, but it´s very `shapeshift`good job!

Falak says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:35am

Audio it's reale good

Red_Fan games says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:20pm

Really well synced audio, goes well with the theme.

MerriGrape says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:43pm

The gameplay isn't really my cup of tea, but that's more of a personal thing. I enjoy the audio and graphic style, and I love the idea of taking over each defeated enemy's properties.

BitDare says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:13am

This game was nice with fun gameplay and sound. It felt a bit slow for me though.

teamross says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:31am

Overall really good!

Odyssey says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:08am

Fun but a bit slow, although I did enjoy the graphics and the sound

d3garcia says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:43am

This games looks like a good start but it is too slow pace for my taste.

F4KETHIS says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:14am

The movement style made it really hard to hit the enemies without getting hit myself, which lead to just a lot of wandering around trying to regen health until I could stop again and attack. Faster turning or like, mouse aiming would have helped a lot I think, the controls felt kind of slow and clunky. Great job though, I like the cactus cats (Cat-tuses?)

schizoid2k says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:57am

I agree with most comments... the controls were a bit slow, but that is ok on it's own, but I found attacking to be a bit difficult. I think the game has potential and would encourage you to continue development.

Freank says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 9:54am

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

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