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

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Ship Shifters

by bar0net - Compo Entry

Ship Shifters is a double-stick bullet hell where you control a lonely ship in space that is constantly being attacked by waves of enemies. The Shift Device equiped in the ship allows you to change ships when it is fully powered (but it will automatically go off when it gets overloaded!).

Controls:
Move: W-A-S-D
Shoot: Left Mouse Button
Activate Shift Device: Right Mouse Button

Pause: P
Change Control Scheme: C
Mute Background Music: M

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Ratings

#288Fun3.38
#314Mood3.13
#418Graphics3.13
#419Audio2.80
#591Overall3.06
#658Theme3.06
#2061Coolness20%

Comments

monkeybit29 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:22pm

Laser did work at first, and for some reason it won't let me move diagonally either. if you fix both those things, this could be a pretty cool game

orion_black says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:39pm

Nice take on the theme. I think this game could benefit greatly from the enemies having different moving patterns that way the usefulness of each ship characteristics could be accentuated.

BubsyPoochies says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:48pm

Not bad, a bit repetitive, but it's hard not to when it's a ludum dare ;)

AnaGF says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 2:43pm

Está chulo el juego, es divertido y bastante pulido. Podría quedar bien varias formaciones de enemigos.

SantiHisteria says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:28pm

I like the controls and the effects when you are attacked. Maybe a bit difficult but it's ok.

PowerSpark says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 12:14am

Ship movement needs fixing, and the 'kamikaze' should be either less frequent or easier to hit.

thiagowaw says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 4:46pm

i like it :D
Very good idea !

LeReveur says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 5:03pm

I'm not very good at bullet hell games, but this one make the job. :)

masterkrepta says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 10:28pm

I really like the concept, the controls seem a little clunky at times, but the interface and gameplay is very solid. There is a good degree of enemy variety.

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