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

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Morph

by Graham Weldon - Compo Entry

Apologies! The Unity Web builds are broken. I understand its a pain to download the binaries and unpack and test the games out. But I'd be forever grateful if you give it a shot. Thanks!

GAME: MORPH
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Morph is a game of randomness, of battles, and escape.

For reasons that are complicated and boring, you're a nondescript blob. At least, that is your normal and desired form. An accident happened, you were exposed to something that now perpetually has you morphing into a number of various shapes.

You're being chased by the military who want to capture and study you. Your mission: Escape.

Make your way from the beginning across to the finish, where you can safely escape. The trip will be perilous.

CONTROLS
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Please read the ingame "Instructions" menu for detailed instructions. Everything is explained in there.

Basically:
- LEFT/RIGHT Arrow keys
- UP Arrow Key
- SPACE bar

Thats it!

Congrats to everyone that submitted, and I hope everyone had a great time!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#527Innovation3.00
#788Fun2.60
#852Overall2.63
#1854Coolness30%

Comments

in3orn says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:44pm

I think it would be much more fun if user could controll the shapeshifting. Good game though! :)

calzep says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:46pm

Kinda fun, i got stuck under the 2nd tank on my first try but I got the hang of it after a while

Pixelaborate says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 3:05pm

I understand that it would make the game too easy, but not being able to transform at will is a bit of a bummer because there are points where you're just sitting not able to pass over a wall. Maybe if it was a cycle with a set timer?

johnbrynte says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 3:26pm

Not sure how the shape shifting was supposed to work, since it shifted both with keys 1-3 (not in the instructions) as well as seemingly random. Despite that, I liked how you could combine the different abilities to make simple combat combos. The physics of the rocket felt nice too.

SUNFURY says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 3:43pm

It has potential but the controls are quite annoying,
sometimes it doesn't response, and the wall slows you.

FistBumpGames says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 3:47pm

Interesting concept! The shape forms were a little bit disappointing, the rocket was the only one to bring me over the most obstacles.

Greetings, Bruz

Rock Eaters says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 6:28am

pretty strange

gelisam says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 2:39am

This is the first game I try in which our character's ability to shapeshift is beyond our control. This makes this game refreshingly different, but it also means there is a lot of waiting around for a shape which is able to go over the next obstacle.

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