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

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I just want a taco

by Garris - Jam Entry

You are a proud reptilian. Your people thirst for blood and hunger for power. You hunger for tacos.

Super rad music by David J. Magiera (

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mazhem says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:05pm

Overall entertaining, though is it possible to get the tacos?

blinry says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:44pm

I got tacos! <3 And had a lot of fun with this! Beautifully executed! The game mechanic is a bit like in the game "Obake", shoudln't you happen to know it!

Garris says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:04am

I hadn't heard of Obake, but having looked it up, I see that they mention having taken inspiration from Kirby, which is the first thing I thought when the theme was announced.

geekguy100 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:29am

Nice graphics and smooth animations. Nice job! For improvement, make switching stages easier.

teamross says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:52am

Eat a policeman, gun everyone down, get out.

Nice work, just some thoughts:

Shapeshifting is pretty difficult, the controls are a bit messy.

While shapeshifting, the game seems to run like at 2 FPS, maybe it would have been better to just pause the game completely.

Blobo says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 1:30am

I got to eat tacos and humans? what more could a dino ask for? I also got to gun down an entire police force twelve times over, so that was exciting.

Darenn says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:46pm

Very fun game, short and effective :p

Catwheel says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:47pm

Not sure how to get the tacos. :/

TriSquare says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:59pm

Very fun game nice and simple too good job :)

Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:21pm

Really cute, little game! I included it in my video compilation series of Ludum Dare games, if you’d like to check them out :)

mf1214 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:30pm

Nice and music and fun game! Great job!

Steven Miller says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:40pm

Very fun game with awesome art and audio. I got the tacos!

RNanoware says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:53pm

On my machine, the game ran without a hitch, and I greatly enjoyed the mechanics of being able to take the abilities of whomever you ate! Nice work!

legavroche says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:25am

Really entertaining, but not sure on how to get the tacos. I liked your art and music as well

abcdef65g says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 5:09am

Very fun game! I just had to play until I finally got the taco, haha.

I feel like the taco salesman sometimes doesn't open the shop even when you are in the right form, like he saw through your reptile monster disguise... Wouldn't expect any less from a person with such eye for business, though!

siryakko says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 5:09am

I want my Taco! Great Game!

yokcos700 says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 10:47pm

Not really much gameplay to speak of (but still fun) but my god the sense of humour is on point. 'Eating' people and birds and things is quite satisfying indeed, the juice is on point. ★★★★☆

puppetmaster says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 10:58pm

Wooh!! Super funny game! Yammee!! Keep up the good work!

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