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

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Sharkshifters

by Danilo Bezerra - Compo Entry

Oh no! The sharks shifted their forms... Now they are Flying Cyborg Sharks with LASERS!!
We have to catch our pirate ship with built-in cannon and MAKE they shift their form to normal sharks again! (Watching out the innocent seagulls of course...)

Objectives:
- Hit the sharks that shifted its "form"
- Avoid hitting the the real seagulls
- Don't let the shark shifters flee

Instructions:
- Press [Left Arrow] and [Right Arrow] to move the ship
- Press [Space Bar] to shoot the cannon

Tools:
- Unity 5
- Visual Studio Code
- Inkscape
- GIMP
- Bfxr

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#8Humor4.25
#158Fun3.60
#224Overall3.50
#256Mood3.25
#259Graphics3.50
#381Audio2.89
#688Innovation2.75
#782Theme2.80
#1536Coolness40%

Comments

bigbatardyt says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:36am

It makes no sense and that's why i love it, good job ^^

DivineOmega says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:22pm

There were sharks with laser beams, so that immediately gives the game points in my book. Also, fun and simple gameplay! I certainly got into it.

My highest score was 1260.

Pellanor says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:53pm

Fun game. How do you even come up with an idea like that?

rynti says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:23pm

Haha the idea was great - and solidly executed as well. My highscore was 1130 :)

bigpan says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:51am

This is nonsense! Yet so funny to play, congratulations! I've also made a game about sharks =) The graphics and sfx are really good, i missed a background music tho.

illuware says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:25pm

Nice little semi-bullet-hell. Fun to play. Found it slightly odd that hitting a gull decreases your health, though if sharks are flying with lasers, there's probably a reasonable explanation for it :)

Wisedawn says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:56pm

Simple and fun! I liked it!

pixzleone says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:31pm

Sticky keys! :D
Always gotta get that one single duck in a swarm of 100 sharks.
Good job!

Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:55pm

Nice, an upside-down version of the classic submarine game, with a totally sensible theme :D

Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:14pm

@pixzleone: Sticky keys Fixed! Now it's Space bar to shoot.

AnMorfeusz says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 5:41pm

Game concept, title: 5/5

ANTZtakeover says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 7:45am

That has got to be the wackiest game I've played in all the jams I've done! In a good way, of course :D

11Schotter says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 7:49am

Fun and simple gameplay, not really shapeshift, but cool!

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