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

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Perspective Shift

by meganukebmp - Jam Entry

A fun game out of a few stages where you shapeshift in to different creatures to pass the level.

Made in a bit more than 50 hours using LOVE2D, Notepad++ and Paint.net

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Ratings

Coolness86%
#117Audio(Jam)3.76
#315Graphics(Jam)3.74
#477Mood(Jam)3.18
#501Overall(Jam)3.28
#523Fun(Jam)3.14
#542Humor(Jam)2.44
#575Innovation(Jam)3.00
#582Theme(Jam)3.31

Comments

Nnnnneeeedddd says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:08pm

Very nice game. Audio was absolutely excellent. Graphics also. One thing, some of the first levels were a bit long, without much change in difficulty. Overall, brilliant though :D

ziege says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:19pm

Great graphics, awesome music, fun gameplay.
But it seriously lacks checkpoints.

ohi12 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:30pm

Whish there were checkpoints. Great game

Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:20am

Very immersive experience. Great audio graphics was on point:) one of the better games I've played so far

Beard says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:47pm

I like the graphic style, and music. The gameplay started to get repetitive. Flying the dragon felt really nice.

ocarson says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:48pm

Pretty cool game / games, I felt that there were some interesting parts, and I like the idea of multiple minigames being shifts. Style is nice too.

crucknuk says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:50pm

Congratulation for your game, one of the best I've tested so far :D

Graphics and audio are great, the gameplay is nice too, refreshed on every shapeshift :)

Little advice : try to give feedback when the hero hurts the enemys in the first level, my first two runs I thought the game was bugging or I played wrong ^^

Overall very good game :)

virtual_void says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:53pm

Nice game! Loved the graphics and audio. The gameplay was a bit repetetive, but anyways, great game!

duskpn says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:54pm

Nice game. It looks nice and the music is good, too.

Needs some checkpoints, tough.

meganukebmp says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:51pm

To some of the above comments. I could add checkpoints but I feel that would break the dynamic of the game. Constantly grinding in one place gets frustraining after some time but having checkpoints will make it too easy and short. The way I have it now forces the user to think fast and adapt to his new environment.

Pibeex says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:46pm

Amazing!!

Fabraz says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:27pm

As others mentioned a checkpoint or level system would have been nice. HOWEVER, I could do without if the segments were more clearly linked and you'd have to switch more between forms based on surroundings. Kind of segmented right now. Fun!

Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:27pm

Very enjoyable. Solid game.

Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:23pm

Nice set of multiple minigames, it has that "wario ware" feel of never quite knowing what will come next and you quickly need to figure it out or lose. Nice and coherent graphics and an overall solid entry!

Well done :D

Odyssey says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:57pm

Dark Souls 3: Ludlum Dare Edition. Great game!

JiiHoo says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:08pm

In the first level I had trouble figuring when did I hit the enemies. I think some of the levels were a bit long. Also when I died in the snake level and didn't restart for a while it changed my level forward.

Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:11pm

Love the graphics and music; checkpoints would be nice.

dvdking says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 5:23pm

first level was really slow paced, others were quite fun

DSSiege11 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 6:06pm

The start was a bit slow but the flying was fun (though not so challenging), then I died and had to start over... I wish there were checkpoints ^^'

josefnpat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 7:08am

Neat job! I really like how they're a bunch of minigames! Nice job!

DSSiege11 says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 9:52am

Forgot to rate ^^' Fixed now :)

bob5602 says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:37pm

Great music and visuals! I think the first few levels were a bit long as some of the other people said, but getting through them to the later ones was worth it. Pretty good entry!

w1n5t0n says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:42pm

Cool game

PixelRetro says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 10:56am

GREAT Music and good graphics!!
But the game is too easy, for instance in the second level you can just stay at the ground to evade nearly everything and as a fish you can swim to the top and no enemy will get you.

neontropics says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 9:59pm

Cool game but it should really checkpoint after each level! Especially the first level is kind of boring to replay, after that they are a lot more fun though

Apr 28, 2016 @ 8:51pm

Neat game! I included it in my video compilation series of Ludum Dare games, if you’d like to check them out :) https://youtu.be/ZcRqGTT86gc

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