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

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Special Delivery

by OnlySlightly - Jam Entry

This is a game created using TV footage from the 50s about a special delivery. All you have to do is press the arrow keys to play. Have fun!

I'm Matt, I did the coding, editing and designing. Brian Webb did the creepy music and some of the sound. The rave music in the post jam version is from Ben Sounds. Some sound effects came from Sound Bible.

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Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:29am

100/10 on uniqueness.

eric777 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:32am

After playing your entry, I'm 100% convinced you are totally insane - in the best possible way. That was the most creative/zany concept I've seen! Controlling the video clips is such a good idea and well done. I want more! :) Does Kyle Lucian ever get his package? I must know!!!

Great job! If you are doing your stream this LD I'll see you there :)

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:42am

I dunno what I just played, but I love it.

mooncalf says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:43am

Great aesthetic. There is a lot of potential gameplay for two buttons. I'd love to see the package shapeshift further.

cmayhem says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:49am

Well that was the weirdest game I've played in a while. Loved every minute of it!

jk5000 says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 7:10am

Wierd and really funny.

Catwheel says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 7:28am

OMG! I have to make a game like this now! It's brillant!

NuberuGames says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 8:17am

Really fun concept and aesthetics, very weird in a good way.
Great job!

VapeurTeam says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 10:44am

I'm not sure what happened, but I definitely had a good time

Almax27 says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:52pm

I can't even...


drazil100 says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 7:32pm

weird but fun.. good job

OrangeeZ says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 9:38pm

This entry made me touch myself in places I never knew I had... Good job!

BubuIIC says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 10:36pm is so incredibly sloooow. It takes almost an hour here to download the 100 MB version :-(.
And you don't have to distribute the .pdb files. These are just debugging symbols.
As to the game: Okaaaaay.... That was weird! But fun! :-)
Love the style btw.

JonathanG says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:35pm

This is absolutely bananas. I don't know what I expected, but it wasn't this. Hilarious, bizzare, and the strangest thing I've ever seen come out of LD. Great job :D

TeamPoops says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 4:12am

Oh man, I wish I could play this! It looks really cool! No Windows here =(

garygreen says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 5:34pm

Wow! That was original, unexpected & I really enjoyed it. :-)

Geckoo1337 says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 8:45pm

Weird. Well done ++

TheMeorch says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 12:06am

Wow, I've never played anything quite like this. It was utterly fascinating and delightful throughout.

I'd love to play a longer game like this. Nice work!

May 3, 2016 @ 2:17am

So awesome. Love the way this looks and the way it sounds. 100$ on feely-juiciness, etc.

curtamyth says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 2:39am

Totally unexpected, unique, and all around awesome :)

Catmoo says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 10:12pm

I really liked the use of using the old footage, and the control in the occasional clips is really good.

I'd love to see more of this! It's just a shame it ended so quickly

Markus Brand says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 10:22pm

what the actual f*ck did just happen? im still flashed by this masterpiece. this is no game, this is art! good work!

purrpurr says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:48am

Not entirely sure what just happened, but I liked it. That was quite unique and.. well.. you got me, not sure what to say here :p

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