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

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Shapeshift runner

by LordHannu - Jam Entry

My first entry ever for ludum dare.
Made werewolf running on a level and can turn into a bat.
Music and titlescreen werewolf made by me but not during the 72 hours.
Rest made within 72H.

Game is about take a symbol and leave to the figurine, after that take next on next frame to the right, continue back and forth 5 times.

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Ratings

#355Theme(Jam)3.59
#496Fun(Jam)3.18
#610Humor(Jam)2.30
#619Audio(Jam)2.55
#711Overall(Jam)3.05
#819Mood(Jam)2.71
#835Graphics(Jam)2.83
#864Innovation(Jam)2.64
#1416Coolness44%

Comments

ccglp says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:15am

No problem about the 72 hours thing, it's the jam, you can use whatever you want! Congratulations for finish the game in your first LD! :)

simon says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:20am

thats fun! intuitive gameplay and realistic physics...
poor graphics;)

Cerno_b says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:01am

Great graphics judging from the screenshots, unfortunately I am not able to play, since the character immediately falls through the floor at the beginning. :(

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 2:34pm

I did not understand what I was supposed to do, I picked a ball and landed it to the boy, gained some time, nothing happened after. Also that little box white/red do something ?

But nice game, the controls are good and good use of the theme too.

spacewarp says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:18pm

Nice game, I was unlucky to hit a game-breaking bug first time but second time I had fun and enjoyed the jagged landscape :)

thunderklaus says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:19pm

Too bad there's no Web or OSX version

B0pt1K says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:52pm

Good game, great job for your first entry :) I wasn't quite sure what to do after I gave the ball to my figurine the first time.

Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:55pm

Interesting concept, but I couldn't figure out what to do after getting the circle and taking it back. No more symbols appeared as far as I could tell.

Wisedawn says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:21pm

Very cool animations that lead to a satisfying gameplay!

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