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

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Hack_Switch is a 2.5 D side scrolling puzzle platformer. You are a hacker and must hack The System, from the hardware to the software. The core mechanic is shifting the world 180 degrees and thus switching worlds that contain different environments. Expect neon and good beats.

Made by a team of 5 3D artists, and no programmers.

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vootele says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:03pm

Nice job for giving a rage! :-D

Lancelot Gao says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:06am

The graphics are beautiful. Great work!

Sloof says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:24pm

Great graphics, great design. Pretty difficult. Good stuff.

mkghoster says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:48pm

Aaah my brain hurts. :D Nice game.
I really like the small parallaxing in the background!
Your env shifting shows some similarity to our idea. :D

Freank says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 7:15am

Hi, nice game ! We're realizing a video with several games of the Ludum Dare #35.
Can you add your game on ? (it's free)
So we can include also your game in the video ;)
p.s. write #LDJAM in the game's description
p.p.s. very blue :D. i like this tron-style

Dreschler says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:10pm

Very pretty game!

PentaHelix says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 3:59pm

Amazing graphics and interesting concept,
however I think the switching between normal space and Hack_space is a bit unpredictable

CoderJoe says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 10:14pm

Nice graphics! Hard game, still stuck on first level :P

Joror says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 1:39pm

Interesting platformer switcharoo mix - the opposed direction for the hack world is a bit disconcerting, but ok. :) Would make the difficulty curve a bit lower, even if the tutorial part was pretty ok.

Rock Eaters says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 11:22pm

Look really great

Louspirit says ...
Apr 29, 2016 @ 6:19pm

Maybe the most beautiful grpahics and mood I've seen in this LD. Original idea for shapeshit that hurts the brain ;)

kvanderlaag says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 3:16pm

For having no programmers on the team, this is great! It certainly looks sweet, too!

csanyk says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 3:12am

I couldn't get very far in this, but I liked the graphical style a lot. I think it was a bit jarring when switching between hackspace and normal space, which made landing on the platforms difficult.

May 7, 2016 @ 5:19pm

I liked it a lot. Only really frustrating thing was when switching back and forth, it was very easy to forget to let go of a button, which always led to death.

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