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

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Blobby

by UntitledQ - Jam Entry

You are Blobby, an amorphous digital amoeba. Your task is to take on certain shapes as well as possible. You do this the only way you know: throwing yourself against the surrounding terrain.

Controls:
Arrow Keys: Movement
Space: Jump
Ctrl: Score current shape
Hold Ctrl: Freeze

Made with Unity and Inkscape. Linux and Mac versions coming soon.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#16Innovation(Jam)4.29
#24Theme(Jam)4.29
#100Fun(Jam)3.76
#156Overall(Jam)3.70
#388Mood(Jam)3.29
#594Graphics(Jam)3.23
#1201Coolness48%

Comments

serp says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:32am

I love these types of games. Good job with the physics and deformation. Though I ended up crashing the game by causing an explosion of vertices all over the screen by stretching too much. :D

MatMortatti says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:10pm

Great game! Had a lot of fun with the machanics (:

3T3A says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 7:54pm

Even if there isn't music, even if the game is short, it's so much original and innovating that it should get more votes. Well done, good job!

QuexD says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 11:36pm

Nice work on the blobby-ness felt very fluid and fun! made it on to the high score list!

alsantour says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 11:58pm

Good Game! A uniquely fresh concept and take on theme, controls could use some work as it is not a super easy game to play, but i was trying to beat my score for a while... best score 184 :(

Tanton-H2X says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 3:06am

wow! really smooth and full of innovation! why not give it some level, it really have enough expansibility and full of technology,hope it could have more content to experience~

cheshire says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 8:31am

really funny :)

drentsoft says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 10:37am

Cool idea!

linseyray says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 11:31am

Awesome idea! Really cool gameplay :) Good job!

yuigoto says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 6:01am

Man, this is fun! XD I spent quite some time playing it and not noticing I had work to do! :P

Great work on the physics! Controls also work nicely! With some polish it could become even more fun! XD

Some shapes, like the map of Japan or the L shape, are hard and challenging. :P

Great work!

CaptainPilot says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 8:42pm

I had a lot of fun with this - nicely done, fun to play, not like any other game I've played in this jam!

blob says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 3:12am

Really cool concept! Excellent blobbing simulation! Some shapes seemed pretty impossible to get, like the circle?

MayankUnreal says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 11:16am

Nice gameplay with really good mechanics

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