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

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NightBird

by Bacontree - Compo Entry

A man who can transform into a bird has to defend the city when a group of criminals are attacking in the night.

Hold space to transform into a bird, and use the left mouse button to attack.

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Ratings

#225Graphics3.58
#329Mood3.11
#416Theme3.44
#466Innovation3.11
#557Overall3.11
#592Fun2.94
#1666Coolness36%

Comments

mhlbrothers says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:56pm

The game didn't work for me. When I start it I get the error: Couldn't start: "NightBird\NightBird\ld35\Binaries\Win64\ld35-Win64-Shipping.exe" CreateProcess() returned c1.

Jin47 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:05pm

Was not working with me sorry :/

chromebookbob says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:07pm

Good mechanic and fun gameplay but there was no consequence to being punched, no damage. Overall, good concept. Needed the Jam time to make it great

GameQuester says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:11pm

Shifting into a bird and flying around was fun. Unfortunately it felt very unfinished, since the combat wasn't very responsive and the graphics were kind of monotonous. It could be a good start of a game. Also the lack of sound was not very pleasing. Nevertheless I had fun for a few minutes. Good start!

varuns says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 6:24pm

The man to bird transition was cool. The punches don't register too well. A bit more polish and this would make a great game! Rated 5/5 for innovation!

Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:21pm

Nice game idea. Flying as a bird was fun. Combat could be improved upon. But overall a good concept.

Saiodin says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:51pm

Great to see some 3D transformation! Neat idea, it's fun to fly around. I think attacking would have been better without the included movement, it feels hard to hit with it.

jakass says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 5:49pm

Wow! Great idea!

Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:15am

congrats on getting a prototype working!

Apr 28, 2016 @ 5:43pm

GREAT MOOD! REMINDS ME OF MY FIRST LAB AS A LIL MAD SCIENTIST

medidog says ...
May 2, 2016 @ 4:38am

I think there's good potential in this concept that the man can transform into a crow. It would be a fun game to play, especially with good stealth gameplay and better controls & camera. Good compo effort.

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