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

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Capsule Snatcher

by SJCRPV - Compo Entry

So this is the first time I actually complete (so to speak, this is barely functional) a game in Ludum Dare. I guess 4th time's the charm.
I'll try and work on it a bit more in the coming days, if anything just to try and give it some of the more glaring things its missing, but I'll be busy so I don't know when I can keep working on this (hence why I submitted in the Compo and not the Jam).

Regardless, here's my submission.

Idea: You've been given a target within the city and your job is to find him, but he knows who you are. As such, you need to take the form of other people you find otherwise he'll run away from you.
Snatch someone else's form, follow the arrow and look for the glowing man.

--- Instructions ---

WASD or Arrow Keys: Movement
Space or Left Mouse Key: Snatch someone and take their form.
Q and E: Camera Rotation (Not working properly)
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Missing: Sound, a real endstate, a less rushed map, a pointing arrow that actually turns in the right direction, a working camera rotation and polish (not accounting for a whole lot more stuff I haven't noticed)

(.exe is inside the Build folder)

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AnMorfeusz says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 5:16pm

Nice and simple colors, great base concept.

derr says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 10:46am

I like the idea of the game but I might have encountered a bug. When the game told me to follow the arrow I was guided to the far right edge of the map where nothing happened.

Rock Eaters says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 8:32pm

like the concept

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