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

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Shape Shifter - Disco Labyrinth Inferno

by treegemmer - Compo Entry

You find yourself in a nightmare world of pounding electronic beats. You are a funky shape that gets down to slip beneath obstacles and evil shapes.

WASD / Arrow keys to move. Shift to get down.

Engine: Unity 5.1
Modeling: Maya
Music: Logic Pro
Skymap: Photoshop

WebGL Version:

Unity Web Player Version:

Timelapse Making Of:

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Dasginger says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:45am

Great visuals and music, really fun to play!

AgentParsec says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:53am

Very well done! I'd say that it'd be perfect, if it just had some additional sound besides only the music.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:32am

Couldn't play in Chrome, I'd recommend that you throw up a WebGL version!

Halleflux says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:32am

Fun game, you've done some neat stuff with the physics in Unity. Even though it's mostly doing the same thing over and over, you managed to make it still rather interesting. Well done!

Karl Schmidt says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:44am

Wow, I had a really good time playing this. Pretty fantastic experience overall. Loved the variety of platforming based on some core rules, and even found some non-linear routes from time to time! The music and its variation also added a lot to the experience. Very nice work!

ogre says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:52am

Was really enjoying it up until where I got stuck under one of the blue tippy plates. An enemy was trying to get to me while I was under it, couldn't get out. No obvious way to reset to check point. Also, Firefox crashed when I closed the tab but left the music playing in the background (Unity web player version). WebGL version does not work on Firefox. It runs, but controls don't work!

slothmo says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:20pm

Really good, I like the moment where you first can flatten yourself. Great shape shift mechanic, and music!

MintArcade says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:42pm

Awesome game! Very addictive. Need... play... more...

Goutye says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:58pm

Great mood in general! I really like this kind of monkey ball gameplay. Had fun to cheat a bit by flying away with the flat shifting! Overall: Pretty goood!

Matzigon says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:48pm

Solid work! :) The challange partly comes from the sticky keys warning, but other than that it's fun. Simple, but nice visuals, audio, and even controls. Also I love the checkpoint system, usually people neglect that.

Dante2001 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:23am

pretty good

PeachTreeOath says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:38am

Great music, nice art work and visuals. Fun mechanic and good number of puzzles. great work.

Arvydas says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:44am

Love these type of games! Your visuals and mechanics are great! Good choice of music as well to go with gameplay. Good stuff

treegemmer says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:52am

Thanks! Took me about a hour and a half to write the main theme (on Friday). That really helped define the art and animations. Then about an hour to write the "Falling Lullaby" music (on Sunday).

paragonpawns says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:56am

Good job, you made the game work very well with the theme!

Le_Sarus says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:52am

Cool little game, only thing i found a bit of a problem was sometimes the jumping along to the beat got me killed

rodobodolfo says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:04am

Well, this was outstanding! I had a lot of fun with this one. Great physics and game play. I really enjoyed outsmarting the enemies and sending them flying. I'd enjoy a full game of this, preferably using an analog stick though.

Great job! I really enjoyed this.

shane1090 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:43pm

Really fun game - the visuals look great. Nice work!

LordHannu says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:47pm

Fun game to play.

ocarson says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:49pm

Such a full complete little game, with a bunch of different mechanics in a short space of time, visually minimalist, but looking great, and the audio linked in very well.

Geckoo1337 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 10:24pm

Great mood and cute aesthetic - a good entry. Controls are really smooth and I like the prime idea. Overall, I like this project. Addictive. Well done ++

Asturk says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:08am

Great game, just completed it now, it has some cool level designs in there, where some parts of it requires you to use the physics in our favor! Great job!

midgard says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:12pm

I'm missing some SFX and a bit more visual feedback, other than that it's a clever design with good style and music. Good job.

PeterFonts says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 10:22pm

Great game! Clear, funny with simple controls! Congrats!

General says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 5:36pm

Although, the idea of changing the hero's shape is rather obvious, it's a good implementation

adsilcott says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 1:13am

This is an awesome entry. The squashing mechanic is great, I love the way it has multiple uses. The controls are good, and the music really makes it.

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