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

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Shape Factory

by adrian09_01 - Jam Entry

Shape Factory is a game about shapeshifting shapes in a factory. The factory press is in a bad state and you've been hired to work as a turret operator. Destroy the unwanted blocks and make the shapes fit into the holes. The rest isn't your job.

The control scheme is a bit complicated:
left/right arrows - control the top and bottom turrets
up/down arrows - control the left and right turrets
W - shoot down from the top turret
S - shoot up from the bottom turret
A - shoot right from the left turret
D - shoot left from the right turret
Enter - select options in menu

All game assets were made by me while daring, almost nothing was recycled or stolen except the bitmap font, which was made by me 3 years ago.

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Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:12pm

Neat game.

kaype says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:13pm

Groovy soundtrack, game needs scaling because i can't read anything on screen at all


pixzleone says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:29pm

Nice and simple. Took a while to understand bc I'm a bit stupid, but good job!

nintendoeats says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:13pm

Cute idea, but the fact that I have a big monitor made it pretty much unplayable at that tiny resolution. Also, shooting up didn't seem to work for me. The music was really good and I think there is potential here for a pretty cool mobile game.

It's really hard for me to say anything more constructive just because it was so small that I had trouble seeing what I was doing.

adrian09_01 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:22pm

Shooting works only when the appropriate turret isn't obstructed by blocks.

Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:45pm

It should be a little more difficult. Also screen resolution is a real eye-strainer

Titangea says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:18am

It was difficult to play, but it was funny, good music.

draq22 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:14pm

Lol nice game! Impressive innovation!

Reallysketchy says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:24pm

Very fun game and I love the music. Great job!

TiByte says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:17pm

Nice Game. The Soundtrack is pretty neat. Maybe the could be a little bit harder. I know the shapes are getting faster, but veeery slowly ;)

Apr 25, 2016 @ 5:20pm

Really neat game! I included it in my video compilation series of Ludum Dare games, if you’d like to check them out :)

JefePapaya says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 12:21am

Teach me, master!

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 4:49am

interesting idea - sometimes you dont have to do anything to win - i like that - good job

Yetikatt says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 3:22pm

Fantastic audio, reminded me of Transport Tycoon. Being able to upscale the graphics would have been great. But it was really fun and a great concept. Good job :)

May 5, 2016 @ 4:09am

very interesting game. Totally didn't think a game could be made like this, but it is! xD cool. nice tracks, you can select different ones in the menu. Would have liked to know my score though after i died. I really didn't ever use the bottom turret.

adrian09_01 says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 2:59pm

Thanks for all ratings and I'm happy that I'm #75 in Audio! Next time I will be the first!

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