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

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Abs 'n' Ads

by local minimum - Jam Entry

Get into shape before summer! But don't get distracted by all shortcuts, tricks and enhancers offered. There's only one way to become your ideal self and that is to:

PUMP 'EM MUSCLES!

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Ratings

Coolness54%
#48Humor(Jam)3.88
#632Audio(Jam)2.50
#698Innovation(Jam)2.88
#758Mood(Jam)2.81
#759Theme(Jam)3.04
#891Fun(Jam)2.67
#917Graphics(Jam)2.62
#988Overall(Jam)2.74

Comments

varuns says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:03pm

It takes a while to understand. But the game gets funny!

Z4f1 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:54pm

The game is pretty fun but not that much to do.

andyman404 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:55am

Hilarious!! The meat person is really funny. No pain no gain.

sudorossy says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:11pm

What did I just play

ketura says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:14pm

What the hell am I looking at.

Sean says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:28pm

Well, this is a game.

As near as I could tell, there wasn't any penalty for just mashing buttons instead of trying to actually hit them at the right time, though I might have just not understood it.

APantaloni says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:24pm

Well, that's a lot of yellow ;) Funny concept!

local minimum says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:21pm

@Sean, you are correct. We figured the fun was more centered on the experience (getting a nice body and the 2D springs and hinges physics workout) than the actual gamified aspect so we decided to make it easier than it appeared to be.

tentacode says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:41pm

I'll have nightmare about those graphics!! (that's a compliment)

rodobodolfo says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:10am

The game is certainly funny, the pop ups are ridiculous haha!

LOSTALLOY says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 8:40am

Hahahaha, pretty funny! "No pain no gain"!

ceosol says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:50am

That was pretty funny with the robot arms :)

I wasn't sure what I was really doing other than spamming keys.

Apr 23, 2016 @ 1:19pm

You made my day haha ! Hilarious entry with nice fun :')

Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:15pm

Neat idea. Didn't realize it was a rhythm game at first, so nice idea. I couldn't clearly see what I was selecting after I selected a body part. Not sure if that had an effect on gameplay. The photo at the end was really funny. Nice job.

Apr 25, 2016 @ 9:59am

Excellent exercise session! I did find that trying to go back for a second round gave me memory errors, but I guess you can't get out more than you put in!

Apr 27, 2016 @ 9:48pm

Very interesting game! Super funny. I included it in my video compilation series of Ludum Dare games, if you’d like to check them out :) https://youtu.be/7kJFcods5hA

Apr 28, 2016 @ 7:42pm

THIS IS MY FAVE GAME SO FAR. I LOVE THE DADA, THE COLLAGING AND GETTING FIT! PEOPLE OFTEN FORGET THAT VIDEOGAMES CAN INSPIRE PHYSICAL FITNESS. THANK YOU

ajayajayaj says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 11:52pm

Haha

May 1, 2016 @ 8:07am

Such a quirky entry, liked the way you focused on the overall experience. The addition of the ad interruptions was also a nice touch.

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