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

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Neounobtainium

by Pfeyffer - Compo Entry

http://shlr.me/5cnte
Please use a mobile device to play this game. It kind of works on a desktop computer with a mouse but it is meant to played with a tablet or phone.

Tilt the device to move, tap to shapeshift. Each form has unique physical properties.

Touch all the purple crystals on each level to open a vortex.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#494Fun3.09
#507Innovation3.05
#559Theme3.23
#570Overall3.09
#616Graphics2.73
#649Mood2.63
#1416Coolness44%

Comments

MrDave says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:50am

This is a really nice take on those games you normally get on your phone. I coundnt work out the difference between all the balls but I still got to the end!

Insality says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:34am

interesting experience to play mouse as a tilt device!
Pretty good gameplay and interesting to play in this game!

Soron says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:59am

This is really fun! I was disappointed when the game ended. Two bugs that I encountered: (1) on a Samsung S6, using Chrome, tapping seems to cycle the ball twice (e.g., medium->little->big in one tap); (2) on the second level, you can end up moving fast enough that you phase through the wall. Phasing through the wall is probably not intended, but is amusing nonetheless :).

Tharky says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:04pm

I enjoyed it. Reminded me of a well-made mix of Within a Deep Forest and those classic ball mazes :)

Zodalia says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:32pm

I like the premise and the mouse movement is a good substitution for tilt.

The balls' properties aren't very clear, but that is partially because of no tutorial.

Ildfuglen says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:46am

Pretty cool game! Granted I played it in the webbrowser, but it was still fun!

mahalis says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:38am

Nifty! Haven't seen many mobile-web games in LDs past, and this one works well. Particularly liked the papercraft art style.

Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:13pm

Good puzzle game, a bit short. Please do more levels. :D

crucknuk says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:57pm

Took me some time to understand the difference between each type or ball, try to increase the feedback :)

Still pretty nice game, even on webbrowser :)

fin_nolimit says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:19am

I picked your game by random from the Doom picture on the home screen and I'm glad I did! I've been looking for interesting games that will work on my phone. Nice work!!!

justacookie says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 12:40pm

your game idea was nice and can be easily improved on with more levels. we couldnt really see the benefit of the orange(?) form, but other than that it was really fun to play. It is a game i would play on my smartphone when i have to wait somewhere and only want to play something small to pass the time. The graphics were very nice and so polished and fitting. thanks for submitting this game :)

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