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

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Triangles Say Yip

by sorceress - Jam Entry

This is a short story-based game, set in a world inhabited by Shapes. The graphics are inspired somewhat by the game boy.

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Ratings

#10Mood(Jam)4.33
#77Theme(Jam)4.04
#100Audio(Jam)3.79
#104Graphics(Jam)4.25
#115Overall(Jam)3.79
#132Humor(Jam)3.46
#253Fun(Jam)3.46
#338Innovation(Jam)3.29
#1754Coolness33%

Comments

4B says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:56am

There is a game?

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:55pm

The windows link just have an image on it ?

Steven Miller says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 10:50pm

The game worked for me. Great work, lots of content, and humorous writing. The game felt very polished and the audio and graphics were both very well done.

UgiWithAKnife says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 10:57pm

For such a short time you did a lot! I played the main story only but it came out more dark then I expected. The graphics and music fit very well. Great entry!

Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:09pm

What does the triagles say? Yip, Yip, Yip, Ownn, Yip, Yip, Yip, Ownn.... haha

But why the main square say Yip? He is an anarchist by breaking the law! :p

But serious, I loved the game! The nostalgic game boy style, the music, the voices (Yip, own), story and quests

Great game!! :D

Skruffye says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:09pm

Absolutely fantastic game. The story was touching and uncomfortable (in a good way). Not sure if I'm missing something, but nothing happened after I got 33/33 score.
I'd recommend to anyone playing this that they don't try to rush it and just take their time to explore.
Amazing job, please keep making games! :)

williambsm says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:14pm

My windows 10 says its a threat, I really doubt it is true :-) Ans since I cant try the game

cakeknuckles says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:32pm

i wanted to see where the story was going, but i accidentally hit escape and lost all my progress...
the graphics and music were pretty good, it looks like you created a lot of content in such a short period of time.

nickavv says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:33pm

Interesting story/message, great graphics and sound too. The music did get a little bit repetitive, and a map would have been very useful too, but good job overall

OttersDen says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:52pm

Your game matters and it is important. Thank you for the wonderful experience. Keep doing what you do.

g12345 says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 12:38pm

A game packed with details, nice graphics and a story.

I don't know how you've managed to cram this much in there and there are some slower parts, but overall, very nicely done!

PowerSpark says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:17pm

Cool game, good story and mood.

ratking says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 7:59pm

More than lovely entry, but I accidentally pressed ESC and that ended the game for me right in the middle. :-(

AnaGF says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 8:27pm

Great game, I love the story and the message. It has a lot of work, since the town is so big a map would have been great.
Nice job!

bytegrove says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 9:57am

Really good story, it made me a little sad, the personas of the shapes felt very real. However, I haven't finished it yet, as I wanted to save the game as it felt kinda long, but when I hit esc to bring up a menu, the game just reset. A longer ld-game like this could really benefit from a save function. I might revisit it later, because its really solid.

hippy dave says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:12pm

Lovely. Great job on the retro aesthetics, and brilliant storyline, very zeitgeisty.

Llucile says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 11:12am

Really nice game ! Music and graphics and story are really good ! I like the fact that you can wander around in an open world like this. The only thing that missed was "the End" screen ^^

eduardogacn says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 1:21am

Good Game :p

Fabraz says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 2:52am

Flatwords meets the Gameboy in a fun narrative game world. Great job!

knason says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 7:12pm

Cute and really sad story. Really nice graphics, well done!

rodobodolfo says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 11:19pm

wow, nice entry! so much detail and polish! sadly I pressed escape at 14/33 and it restarted with no warning.
I didnt like the internet slang on the speech tho, it breaks the inmersion for me as I was pictureng the characters talking not chatting.
The art and pallete is brilliant. Definetly one of my favourites entries!

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