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

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Beat Shift

by Kopeph Developers - Jam Entry

The object of this game is to get to the top of the 50s abstract art pieces as they dance and squish along to the beat. Make it to the green line to advance to the next level.

A & D to move left and right, Space or W to jump.

This project is not our proudest entry; its basically a cheap flash game written in java instead of ActionScript. This jam we spent an awful long time working on artwork, and writing support code like a level editor, since the actual game's code (what we have of it at least) didn't really get hammered out until the middle of day 2, and we were working with a library, Box2D, that only one of us had any previous experience with. My hope is that what little game we've got here will provide someone with a chuckle as they beat the game in under a minute.

The second level has major physics bugs, where the hitboxes I think didn't change from the previous level, even though the graphics did.

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Ratings

#509Humor(Jam)2.50
#529Audio(Jam)2.87
#657Mood(Jam)2.95
#698Innovation(Jam)2.88
#806Fun(Jam)2.79
#811Theme(Jam)2.96
#877Overall(Jam)2.88
#894Graphics(Jam)2.67
#1201Coolness48%

Comments

Raphael_ says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:21pm

It's very short, but I like it.

igrir says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:05am

Indeed it's very short. I like the art style, looks european like Pink Panther :p
It's remind me of "140" game

Croze says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:05am

It was pretty cool, not bad for a game made in processing. Was a nice little puzzle platformer

TheMeorch says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:13am

The music and art set a great tone for the game. The way the ball stuck to surfaces took a bit of getting used to, but I really enjoyed playing through this. I'd love to see a longer game with more levels in this style.

kariamoss says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:47pm

Very short but innovative, i liked it

Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:07am

Too short, and in the second level there are physic gliches with the animated shapes. Anyway, nice game ^^ I liked to play it.

Fanatrick says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 8:31pm

I r winnar

davor10105 says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 6:28pm

yep, really fun!

dringy says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 9:04pm

Short but sweet, the music is very fitting as well.

Green Soda says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 6:09am

short but sweet! cool game :)

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