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

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Shiftshapes

by headchant - Compo Entry

Type the shape names but be sure to use the correct case for each letter.

Enter/Return to confirm input
Backspace to delete last character

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Ratings

Coolness59%
#452Humor2.24
#566Audio2.27
#709Innovation2.72
#736Fun2.72
#743Mood2.35
#802Overall2.77
#846Theme2.57
#877Graphics1.89

Comments

Reis Mahnic says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:19am

hAd FuN wITh THiS. NoT surE i CaN tYPE coRrEcTly eVer AGaIN.

ruchirbapat says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:14pm

ok game

Gamepopper says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:21pm

Nice challenge, but on the many playthroughs I had it started way too difficult. Should probably start with shorter names first with fewer large cases, and progressively go to longer words with more randomized cases.

Nevertheless, it was kind of fun tYPinG liKe tHiS.

RyanNielson says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:20pm

Neat game. Not sure exactly how this matches the theme but it could make a decent little typing game.

garygreen says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:35pm

Fun idea & challenging. I agree with Gamepopper about maybe starting with shorter words & increasing the difficulty/word length as the game goes on.

jessiexjquine says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:41pm

Fun little typing game! I could see this as being one of the better minigames in one of those "learn to type" software suites. The sound effects and word choice were pretty satisfying! It was more "case shift" than "shape shift", but I still liked it quite a bit :) Nice oldschool feel to the graphics, too.

BoltKey says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:06pm

It was weird that some words were longer than others, yet there was the same time for them.

Very interesting take on the theme. I got 43

Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:31pm

Gets very fast very quickly! Nice idea, I feel like it could have benefited from a few ways to shake it up though, maybe showing the shapes and trying to trick the player.

Arvydas says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:40am

Interesting game and concept.

Insality says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:18am

hm. Interesting concept :) got 56!
I follow you games since 33 ludum dare! You can do wow-things, waiting some from you next time :)

grayhaze says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:49pm

A fun idea, let down by the punishing difficulty ramp. Perhaps it could be improved by starting with smaller words at a lower speed, then gradually increasing the number of letters and speed? I still had fun though, despite only being able to get through a few words. Well done. :)

qu2 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:59pm

Decent typing game. Difficulty ramps up very fast. Well done for getting something in.

Danoli3 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:11pm

Always loved type testing games. The random uppercase letters are brutal though.
Quadrilateral got me every-time. It was always like QuaDrILateRaL and the middle L and I threw me. :D Max score 45

rodobodolfo says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 11:50am

Fun little game for what it was though all it did was reaffirm how rubbish I am at typing! Definitely a good tool to practice typing, especially hitting the shift key.

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