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

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Shape Running

by maartene - Compo Entry

This game was created for Ludum Dare 35, theme: Shapeshift

So that is just what you do in this runner style game: change shape to match the obstacles so they will let you through. Otherwise...you'll just waltz right into them which you won't survive.

Controls: use your keyboards numeric keys (above your letter keys) 1 through 4 to change shape.

Have fun!

Created using:
- Unity 5;
- Blender (modeling);
- Pixelmator (2D stuff);
- ChipTone (http://sfbgames.com/chiptone/) for SFX;
- Garageband (music).

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#28Audio4.00
#67Overall3.87
#83Mood3.70
#111Fun3.70
#154Graphics3.74
#244Theme3.70
#1294Coolness46%

Comments

qikcik says ...
Apr 17, 2016 @ 7:58pm

very good game :D

Gamescalation says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:13pm

Nice game! Kinda reminds me of our own approach ;)

I do really like the psychedelic space atmosphere that is greatly supported by the art and audio sytle.

It would be nice if the track was generated randomly to be a little more diverse. Also, I don't really see the point of the brake button - instead it would be more fun if the speed can't be affected by the player, but the should be a little slower to have more time to react.

wboqm says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:28am

At first I had trouble with the controls, as there were times when it seemed the physics and animations were out of sync; there appeared to be a gap but I still crashed or I thought I was through but changed shape too soon. Once you get into the rhythm of it, though, the controls feel much better and become second-nature.

jdeuce says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:40pm

Also had trouble where it seemed like I should be through, but seems to work better once you're used to it.

Palys Plays says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:25pm

Cool and fun to play game

LimeniusTeam says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:24pm

Best one I have played so far. Cool graphics and atmosphere, fits the theme, and simple but yet addictive. Good work!

mikedirl says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:24pm

Good game, after a while your muscle memory takes over and you dont have to think about what key to press.

mokujin says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:43pm

Cool music makes the mood! nice game, I love it!)

PnDAA says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:44pm

nice game ! :D

HolyBlackCat says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:05pm

Very nicely done1

EdoMiyamoto says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:23pm

Good entry, the gameplay is simple yet addictive, graphics are simple yet it get the job done, along with nice sfx, well done :)

grayhaze says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:59pm

Well I just found my favourite entry. Amazing graphics, motion, music and just the right amount of challenge. Also a good use of the theme. I think the only thing that could make it better is randomisation of the colours and an infinite track. Amazing job! :)

siryakko says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 8:05pm

Funny to see a game that fits my first idea. With that execution and those mechanics it's really a great game

LeReveur says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:53pm

Simple, fun, dynamic, good job !

APantaloni says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 8:44pm

Nice non-endless runner that looks good, sounds good and it's fun to play! At first I thought it was endless, so the finish line surprised me :) Very good sense of speed. Well done, congrats!

Llucile says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 11:37pm

Funny little game !

Fake Unicorn says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 7:55am

Very Good Game!! :)

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