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

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Dungeon Shift

by sirikan - Compo Entry

A dungeon exploration game with randomly generated levels.

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Ratings

#401Mood3.00
#580Graphics2.79
#682Overall2.95
#702Fun2.78
#882Innovation2.22
#894Theme2.29
#1712Coolness35%

Comments

ajhc says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:55pm

Got to level 5 and got a bit lost ;) Nice level generation! Good varied mazes. Its cool that you went with level-shifting but unfortunate that there's no reason to go back up to top level so that the level changes its layout (at least as far as I got.)

Player movement feels pretty awkward, sadly - the way you don't turn instantly feels off with WASD controls. No real difficulty curve either as far as I experienced? Maybe later on if I had stuck with it? But yeah time constraints I imagine :)

The zombie noises made me smile :D

VictorDoval says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:19pm

Got addicted for a while to explore this random dungeon!
(Once i even appear inside one wall) Congratulations!

blinry says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:59pm

Well done! :) I liked the zombie sounds! :D Didn't recognize the LD theme, though.

sirikan says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:44pm

Thanks for the feedback. Think the issue with the controls is to do with how I handled the animation. As for going back to the surface, yeah I had a few ideas for that but ran out of time. I might try and add some improvements after the competition is over :).

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:30am

brwararahahahhhh - loved the sound effects - game is good but i felt the maps were far too large - and man are the upgrades expensive - really nice work

ekkiiiii says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:03pm

The game really caught me for a couple of minutes before it got too repetitive. Nice job on the level generation! Did not understand where the theme was applied, though.

Pixelaborate says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:11pm

The actual game was fine, but things such as poor control or your character and huge maps kind of drew from the enjoyment a little. Otherwise, I was pretty ensconced in the experience until I just couldn't find a way out of level 7. Solid entry :)

stefvanschie says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:20pm

It was a fun game, although the collision with enemies wasn't perfect.

Henry00 says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:26pm

I couldn't figure out how to go down the stairs nor how to talk to the character. I also couldn't walk down hitting some sort of invisible barrier. At least I almost broke my keyboard and mouse hitting all the possible keys and buttons.

MayankUnreal says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:59pm

Nice Maze game.With the name I thought is it dungeon master hidden dragon sort :p . I like the way you added puzzles with cool sounds effects

themadknights says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 10:14am

The way you attack is difficult. Great game, seems that you did a lot of work.

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