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

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Image Shift

by mazhem - Compo Entry

Shift the characters, shift the background. The text changes in response. Experimenting with twine.

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Ratings

#45Innovation4.00
#162Theme3.82
#245Graphics3.53
#282Mood3.20
#378Overall3.31
#1808Coolness32%

Comments

rupazero says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:17am

This is excellent. I love the art style, and the concept is very interesting. I would love to see this mechanic developed further, as I'm very curious about how character arcs are supported for these complex beings. The writing seems stilted at first but there is a lot going on here in terms of worldbuilding and mood that I really appreciate. Nice Kafka reference too. Great work!

dammit says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:49am

Really thought this was an interesting concept and (like the other poster) I would like to see it developed further :D

MrDave says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:55am

Wow a lot of drawing must have got into this. I’m not sure if there is an “end” to the game, if there is I didn’t get to it. But I can see how much work went into the game.

Marcellus says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 2:55pm

Awesome experience, art is nice and concept interesting enough to try to discover every possibilities.
I love this kind of game experiment. Great overall entry !

monaarc says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:20pm

Nice concept, the graphics are very interesting and i'm curious to see more about this game ! Good job :)

Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:26pm

Neat idea, and a nice entry.

treegemmer says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:35pm

This feels like taking the avatar generator many modern games have one step further, where you're not just defining how the characters look, but their backstory and nature as well. Excellent writing. Very exciting stuff! As others mentioned - would love to dive into the story after choosing characters and environment.

garygreen says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:05pm

Nice entry. I thought it was an interesting & innovative way of developing the story.

doombrowski says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:58am

I pulled the sassy lady's head off and made her ghost head float around. It was pretty fun.

fizzhog says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:45pm

Fascinating experiment. Would be interested to see this developed further.

Kate Kligman says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 9:39pm

I like the mechanic! Great idea.

FurtherForm says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 9:58pm

Great idea, this was fun. Something to develop further.

zondarg says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 9:11pm

This is a very unusual Twine Story :D but I like it, great idea! Yes, I too would like to see this developed further..

Apr 29, 2016 @ 9:34pm

80 is maximum points to get Innovation: 4/10 Fun: 2/10
Theme: 7/10
Graphics: 4/10
Audio: 0/10
Humor: 3/10
Mood: 8/10
Coolness: 1/10
Overall: 29/80
Good Game

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