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

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Infect it

by PixelStuff - Jam Entry

You play a virus. When encountering an host cell, it will give you a code.
Change your shape to lure the cell.
Mime the code in rythm with the music to contaminate the cell.

Use your keyboard arrows to move and to write code

We are aware of WebGL missing audio, quick fix coming soon.
Check the soundtrack here:

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eolhing says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:44am

Hey there ! Great idea, graphics and sounds are really good too ! Too bad the difficulty isn't increasing. keep up the good work ! :)

siryakko says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:53am

Really nice, i'd love to play that on mobile in the train, continue working on it please

edgeofcode says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:55am

Great idea!

taviandir says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:00pm

Really beautiful and cute! I struggle to see how the theme fits in to this, though.

Ogniok says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:01pm

I really loved the sounds here!

SantiHisteria says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:02pm

Great idea!! It fits with the theme perfectly and it's so original. Congratulations!

bodsey says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:04pm

Nice graphics and the idea is nice but I have no idea how to play :/ I think the pad button on the left should match the arrow keys but I'm not sure and there's no feedback about if I'm doing it right or wrong (I think). I didn't rate many categories, as I didn't get the game, but great work nonetheless!

Khaoz_Fang says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:19pm

Really nice idea and art!

Zayron says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:05pm

Nice job. I love the voices!

JOK says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:19pm

When getting into the infection mode it was intuitive what to do. Would be awesome if the difficulty would increase in that mode as you progressed.

DraKlaW says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:46pm

I groaned at the end because bubonic plague is not a virus.

Seriously though, it's a fun little game. Like others have mentioned, varying difficulty could be a neat plus.

Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:19am

Wow! My favorite entry so far, great work! I wish I had some form of constructive criticism, but I don't -- just a fantastic execution on the given them. Keep it up!

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:51pm

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description

btrotter101 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 8:56pm

Fun little game. I'm not sure I was really on rhythm in a few cases, but apparently I was close enough...

Apr 22, 2016 @ 4:37am

Thank you for the OSX love

suppi says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 8:32am

Very nice game. I love the mechanics and the music / sound effects! it was also very appealing to the eyes :) i did experience some problems pressing buttons in infect mode where the right key would sometimes not work, for example pressing up for triangle sometimes failed (i tried the webGL version).

great job!

RanikoGames says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 9:05am

Great concept and job. Maybe the difficult is so easy. Furthermore, the rythm is usless. Maybe with a necessary musical tempo the experience would be more challenging; With a bit of work this can be awesome! Congratulations

Khallane says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:58pm

I felt controlling the virus was weird, moving too fast and sometimes out of the camera view. But cool idea nontheless and music was nice

Atridas says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 3:35pm

Very original idea :+1:, but it gets boring after a while

iossif says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 2:24pm

i liked that one!

sometimes it did not respond to my keypresses in the webversion. still managed to win though.

Apr 24, 2016 @ 4:48pm

Reaaly liked the style and audio, the sound effects were great.

drazil100 says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 4:53am

Loved the graphics and the music. Didn't really find the game perticuluarly difficult but it definitly has the potential to be. I believe that saying the shapes really makes it easier.

CheesyRamen says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 6:15pm

Really love the cute voices and presentation in this game! Great job!

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