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

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Shape shifting puzzle creator

by Pikkufighter - Compo Entry

So I was a little distracted this time so no audio. and a lot of placeholders.
But i got something working that i'm pretty proud over was pretty harsh to make though. and i'm really proud over the map creator
and i'm aware that the movement lags and some forms doesn't work good.

some info:
-Circle normal movements and jumping
-Box can break walls, no jumping, heavy (breaks blocks when falling on them)
-Triangle normal movement, break blocks above, increased jumping, no spin
-Hexagon slower movement and jumping. immune to spikes, kills enemies

the maps you make an save can be played but you need a start point.(the darker image with an S on)
also in the data folder there is a resource folder that holds the Maps file so if something goes wrong delete everything from that file

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#543Theme3.25
#614Innovation2.88
#844Fun2.47
#920Overall2.38
#1808Coolness32%

Comments

TideS says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:24am

Wish this had more levels and better graphics! Very addictive gameplay but no content to enjoy it. Anyways, gratz!

Pikkufighter says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:17am

Yea i'm bad on making my own levels in puzzle games so that's why i made the level creator instead.

hpearson2 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:21pm

Programer art is always fine :), the addition of a level maker makes this awesome!

zugende says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:24pm

Nice starting point. This game for sure has potential!

karln says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:26pm

It's an impressive achievement in 3 days. Would be more useful if we could place more than one tile after selecting the tile type, by dragging or just clicking multiple grid squares. Unless I've missed something?

themadknights says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 11:09am

A map editor is always a nice thing. The square seems a little bugged, maybe it is intentional, but I don't understand why you can't jump with it because you can get stuck. Good work, it can be a nice game.

Paulgami says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 11:52am

Pretty sweet that you managed a level editor in the timespan. I like the mechanic, but it would have been nice to have more levels to play through out of the box.

Marc F. says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 2:02pm

More actual levels and some polishing, but the level editor is great!

Reis Mahnic says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 8:51pm

I think this could be something really cool!
I don't see many level creators out there for Ludum Dare games, so this is a really neat concept!
Would love to see you come back with something like this next Ludum Dare and make an even better version!

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