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

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S H A P E s h i f t: A Game About Shapes

by wissuk - Compo Entry

The endless runner with shapes, S H A P E s h i f t: A Game About Shapes is my first ever solo entry in a game jam.

The aim of the game is to survive, and make it through the gates by matching the correct shape to increase your score multiplier. The longer you last the higher the score. Fail and you will be penalised, but fail too many times and it's game over. Try the insane difficulty if you're brave enough.


S - Change Shape

Have fun!

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Lythom says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:32am

can you bundle the download in one file please ? I can't find an option in the google drive to download both folders and exe at the same time, pretty annoying.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:11pm

Blimey that gets pretty fast! Maybe tilt the camera up just a smidgen?
I got up to 998 speed!

DesignerNap says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:53pm

Nice simple idea with good execution for your first game jam! Good work WissUK!

wissuk says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:21pm

Should be fixed now Lythom, thanks for the heads up.
Yeah OriginalBigDan, the angle of the camera was always a pain but it does need a liite tweak.
Thank you DesignerNap! :D

meganukebmp says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:19pm

Nicely executed.

Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:20pm

Nice work with shapes and shape shifts. Its jagged in between while playing

Cerno_b says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:05pm

A simple shapematching game that fits the theme. Graphics fit the task, music is nice.

I would have preferred to have one key per shape which makes reacting to the requested shapes faster.

Also I can totally fit some of the shapes through the wrong holes (which of course is an error, but looks doable).

Mordokay says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 1:39pm

WoW! Your game is very similar to mine .. nice implementation and overall fun to play ... +1

RttStudio says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 3:36pm

Pretty cool, would have put the camera higher to better see the upcoming shape also when your shape color as the same color as the background it can get confusing, but nice entry :)

Catmoo says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 8:01pm

Great first entry! I really enjoyed the speed up from doing well, although it could have helped if the camera was slightly angled more as I found I had to change to the cylinder a lot in order to see what was coming next sometimes :)

Overall really enjoyed playing it! :)

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