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

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Quadrilateral Circle

by FrozenCow - Compo Entry

You play Circle. A shape who likes to roll.

Experience the most transformative day in Circles life.

Controls: arrows, A, S and D.




*** If you didn't finish, let me know where you got stuck! ***

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Ratings

Coolness57%
#62Fun3.87
#67Overall3.87
#140Innovation3.72
#179Theme3.80
#240Humor2.85
#272Mood3.22
#316Graphics3.37

Comments

AlmightyTuna says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:58am

Really, really excellent game. Mechanics were super intuitive, movement was smooth, good interpretation of the theme. Great work!

seitnerk says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 1:41pm

pretty cool game. the gameflow is really nice.

Reyn says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:30pm

Very nice mechanic and a surprising amount of content. I got stuck on an unforgiving 'line' segment. Well Done!

blinry says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 10:57pm

Heyhey, FrozenCow, I remember you, too! :D

This game is amazing! The shapes complement each other really well in their movement mechanics, and the level design feel like a thorough exploration of the related idea space. Thanks for making it! I'd like to play more of this! :)

You might enjoy the game "Type:Rider", which has similar mechanics.

FrozenCow says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:36pm

Type:Rider is indeed similar. I mostly got inspiration from Nightsky.

ConorOD says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:01pm

Excellent. Looks great, and gameplay is smooth as butter.

LeftRight92 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:02pm

Really nicely put together game, shame I'm terrible at this kind of thing.

Arnage says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:09pm

Love the overall feeling of the player controls. Line was a bit hard to get the hang of, but overall very solid gameplay.

glitchu says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:33pm

Excellent responsive controls. I really liked the line mechanic, I felt in full control of my character and understood their property. Good job :)

ethankennerly says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:28am

When I rolled up a ramp to clear a gap and did it again with the momentum from the first, I felt excited! When I couldn't clear a second gap after a few retries I felt discouraged.

Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:55pm

Great game, nice mechanics, i get stuck on the 3º lvl. But i really enjoy it. Good work

Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:06pm

I got stuck in the second square jump :/

tentacode says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:16pm

Nice physics!

tomdeal says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:01pm

Very cool game with excellent physics. Would like to play more!

Mieeh says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:12pm

Funyy game, nice core mechanics. Feels really refined. Good entry!

Apr 22, 2016 @ 6:15am

Good idea with the core mechanic!

luvShape says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 4:29pm

smooth game, nice job. I was always looking at the smiley face of the circle lel

BubuIIC says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 12:21pm

Really good game! It's very, very fun to play. Not too easy and not too hard, I enjoyed finishing it. :-)
The general control of the characters reminded me a bit of the game Gish.

avinashd says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:09am

The game is so unforgiving, but it never felt like the game cheated me. The level design and game design are one of the best I've seen so far! Great work!

Reis Mahnic says ...
May 3, 2016 @ 7:35pm

Felt really good to play. I also liked the visuals; a little grass goes a long way. :)
Great job!

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