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

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AstroShift

by Zodalia - Jam Entry

In the far reaches of the distant galaxy, a sole defender has come to mete out justice against the harsh creatures of the void.

Use shapes and colours to your advantage in taking down the vicious space foe!

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Controls:
Movement - WASD
Shooting - space

Mechanics:
Change the colour/shape of your shots by absorbing bullets of the same colour as your shield.
Elites can only be killed by a same colour bullet.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#637Overall(Jam)3.13
#1854Coolness30%

Comments

Alphius says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:19pm

When uploading a game with GameMaker, you should launch the installer and upload only the .exe if you don't have any music. That's easier for us ;)

Gamewise, it was a simple and yet great game ;)

Zodalia says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:29pm

Thanks, I've added a zip version alongside the installer, as there is actually sound, but I've not added the sound category as the music isn't my own.

staircase27 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:38am

Can be very hard at times depending on if there is the right type of normal ship around.

Freank says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 4:53pm

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

jakass says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 5:43pm

Good!

schizoid2k says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 1:04am

Retro-like shooter with an update... very nice. Lots of fun to play.

rjhelms says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 3:24am

Interesting twist on a shoot-em up. At times it felt like the randomness made for an uneven difficulty progression, but I had some good fun with this.

AnaGF says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 11:30am

Cool little game, it is pretty addictive.

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