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

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YCWG - You Can't Win the Game

by BigBrother - Compo Entry

Z and X change amount of sides, Space or Click fires circles towards your mouse cursor. Play in Turbo Mode for pros! (shift-click green flag)
You can only fire the amount of circles equivalent to your side count.
consequently, the more sides you have, the bigger of a target you are.
Give me suggestions in the comments. Made in the Game Jam Ludum Dare for the Shape Shifting theme. Should be positively recognized as a simplistic game.

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BigBrother says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:06am

Too bad nobody has found me yet =[

Insality says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:07am

The msuic is great! I like it, where i can get the OST?
I am survived a long, but dont know my score. It's infinity game, right?
Like it

Jordan says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:19am

Fun, but eventually enemies stopped spawning. Cool game.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:22am

This game has nice music :D
Good job with the game.

XtremePrime says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:41am

Awesome music! Good job!

torcado says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:44am

very interesting game. i dont know if ive ever seen a scratch game on ludum dare, so good job with the tools you used! Playing in turbo mode really makes this an interesting experience haha
the music was really good, and the shape shifting mechanic was pretty interesting. nice job

wg_phancock says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:44am

Fairly fun game, I started getting FPS towards the end, though.

ruthiepee says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:45am

The menu music is awesome! Very chipper and funky. Simple controls are intuitive and fun. Though does gameplay go on forever?

Skruffye says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:45am

Well, I took the title as a challenge, and that was probably a mistake. :P Ended up with so many shapes on screen that the game was lagging something awful. X) Didn't even get a score at the end!
No idea what it's got to do with the theme, but an interesting challenge in prioritisation and I enjoyed it. :)

iceburg7 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:40am

Very nice! The game is simple, but it feels good, and that kept me playing for a while.

DevelopTech says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:02am

Great music and fun game.

When you play for a while it turns to a real challenge!

vctr_seleucos says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:40pm

Lovely music, nice work!

Apr 20, 2016 @ 2:54pm

The music is awesome! Really simplistic, but pretty fun (especially for your first game ever). Only real problem was that it kept slowing down, which made it difficult to play.

pixelpotions says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:13pm

This is too good for a first game ever!!
I really had fun playing it and the music is just the heaven. Feel good, you did a great job!!

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