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

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Sheep Shift

by Budda - Jam Entry

Sheep Shift is a game of herding animals back to where they're supposed to be. Herd your sheep back into their pen, and chase the wolves back into the distance - or they'll kill your sheep.

Watch out for the sneaky wolves dressed as sheep though.

Controls: Mouse for movement. Esc to restart the game. M to mute audio.

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Ratings

#93Humor(Jam)3.63
#309Audio(Jam)3.32
#714Innovation(Jam)2.86
#738Mood(Jam)2.84
#766Graphics(Jam)2.95
#821Fun(Jam)2.77
#926Overall(Jam)2.82
#1028Theme(Jam)2.45
#1448Coolness42%

Comments

Hankenstien says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:35am

BAAA, LOL. Love the game but the sheep stayed on the fence.

ayewyn says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:35am

I feel like the player should always start off at the pen so they have a clear idea of the goal.

serp says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:37am

I keep getting sheep stuck up against the fence lol

11Schotter says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:37am

funny audio design! cool idea of the theme "wolf within a sheep". Needs rework on the collision stuff.

siege says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:39am

Collisions were a bit weird, and the loud BAAA got a bit annoying, but I appreciate this interpretation of the theme a lot.

PickledBrain says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:40am

I love the recorded voices. Baaahhh lol. Couldn't figure out how to effectively move more than one sheep. Controls work well though.

BrianSChung says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:51am

As difficult as it is, I like how the controls feel.

luvShape says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:39pm

Humor is this games strong point

Almax27 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:19pm

Love the humour of this game!

Arvydas says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:49am

Hahaha the "sheep" noises BAAHHHH...Funny ascpect to this game. The game it's self is great. Do wish the player character was a bit more relevant to the setting. Overall, pretty decent game to play. Good work :)

Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:54am

Some of my sheep got stuck on the fence, but this is a cool idea for a game. The controls are simple and fun, and the take on the theme is really clever.

bigbatardyt says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:07am

Humor is great

DevDad says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:53am

Baaaaa, you've made my day.

Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:54pm

I enjoyed chasing the dogs to go eat the sheep! Well done :)

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:00pm

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on indiexpo.net ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description

Garris says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:34pm

I didn't really think the theme was well represented, because there wasn't really any shape shifting, just wolves in costumes? But I really liked your audio, and the game was really fun to play!

El Cabaro says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 2:02am

This game was really nice; It'd be nicer if there was a way to defeat the wolves. As it is now they just spaz out once they get near one.

On a side note, the game pairs incredibly nicely with Weird Al's polka medleys.

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