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

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Cursed JAM

by imepp - Jam Entry

2D platform runner were you shapeshift to pass the challenges.
It gets faster with time!

Controls: S, H, A, P, E, Shift

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Lumicgames says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:33am

Really cool concept and fun to play but the controls are hard to remember as they are spread across the keyboard.

It's also hard to remember which key shapes into which animal.

Really nice music, visuals and a good concept.

Red_Fan games says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:42am

Good idea and fun, but the controls are, wonky to say the least ...

imepp says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:44am

The idea behind the controls was to spell S-H-A-P-E. The animals in the game have names that also spells S-H-A-P-E. S = spider; H = human; A = alligator; P = penguin; E = elephant.

fafastudio says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:38pm

simple game but effective :) hard to play tho

fafastudio says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:44pm

Awesome idea to set the controls on S H A P E and shift xD
I love your game ^^
A bit hard to be honest, but still great !

Dreschler says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:43am

Nice idea, but the game bugged in one part, It just didn't show the key I needed to press, so I died haha

Freank says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:02pm

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

Cosrnos says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:05pm

The controls were hard to remember but I think that made it more fun :) Great job, awesome visuals too!

TreenewT says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 7:10am

Really cool game, my only gripe was that the controls were a bit awkward albeit theme appropriate.

curtamyth says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 10:22pm

Controls are super confusing. I like the art style though!

alsantour says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 11:29pm

cool game, but i wish the controls where in a row... s,h,a,p,e, shift while its clever as its the game theme and double as clever because of what you transform into... but as a control scheme is so hard and takes much away form the rest of the game!

medidog says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 5:08am

Nice idea for the theme. But given how tricky the controls are, the moment button prompts stopped appearing, the game was over for me.
If you can at least make controls a little more recognizable, or just have all the prompts at all times, the game would improve so much!

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