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

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Tetragon

by Pilly - Jam Entry

Left / Right to move
Up Arrow to move faster
Space to Reset

Inspired by Tetris and Super Hexagon. Clear rows to score points, but be careful - mistakes are costly.

Note: some people are having control issues or blank screens on startup - refreshing the page should do the trick!

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Ratings

Coolness51%
#61Innovation(Jam)3.96
#294Audio(Jam)3.35
#346Fun(Jam)3.35
#402Overall(Jam)3.38
#485Mood(Jam)3.17
#655Theme(Jam)3.20

Comments

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:52pm

Wow really different game, good use of the theme, but my brain could not handle the second level D:

EthanBierlein says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:21pm

I really enjoyed this one! It's a nice twist on Tetris and Super Hexagon.

Trickman says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:16am

Nice tetris-like concept. It's very original and fun to play.

saavedra29 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:56am

Very good idea! It needs time to get used on this unusual gameplay!

Arvydas says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:29pm

Fun to play! Good alternative to Tetris. Would be amazing with some 3d graphics and enhanced audio. Good work!

AlexLamarche says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:56pm

Holy crap. This game was amazing.

Geckoo1337 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:14pm

Reminds me Hextris. Cool game. Well done ++

JoseArias says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 8:21pm

Great. I didn't expect that second level

LinealGames says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 10:19pm

A cool take on Tetris that is fun and addicting!

AngerFork says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 12:14am

I love this idea, it's like multi-dimensional Tetris. My only thought is that it would be nice to see the lines go down after every successful line completion. Would allow for a lot more strategy IMHO. Still, super fun...nice job!

Bemmu says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 4:22am

Really cool game idea, the transform between levels was awesome.

TheCain says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 4:50am

Pretty good mash-up. I couldn't get past level 2, and here's why: in tetris, whn you clear a line, everything drops a line. This doesn't have that, which means mistakes are much harder to fix.

bradur says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 5:33am

A very unforgiving game but cool nonetheless :D. Nice work!

flummox3d says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 6:00am

Really interesting idea and fun gameplay. Great job! :)

logiclogue says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 7:08am

Nice concept and idea. Really fun to play! Good job!

yuigoto says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 9:04am

Whoa, the concept is great and the game is pretty challenging! :O

After the level becomes a ring it becomes REALLY challengine! :) Controls are great, they feel slippery, but it adds up to the challenge in a nice way!

Great work! Cheers! :)

ChrisMingay says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 9:21am

I really like that, love the transition between square grid to radial

TriSquare says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:04am

This is actually a clever game. plus, i love the chip tune

OnlySlightly says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:29am

ooo nice take on the tetris formula. Loved it!

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