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

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Desert Invasion

by negativice - Compo Entry

In this game you play as morphing tank-like entity that can shift to different battle forms in order to get advantage on his enemies.

Controls: 1,2,3 for shifting to other forms, arrow keys to control your tank and space to shoot.

This was my first Ludum Dare, and it seems that it got the best of me, since i didn't manage to fully finish the game, or at least make it the way i envisioned it.
I used gamemaker,paint.net,inkscape and bfxr.net. From which i didn't use any of them before except gamemaker once or twice, so some time went to understand said programs.
I believe i worked for 32 hours~ and slept for rest.

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Ratings

#2061Coolness20%

Comments

w1n5t0n says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:43am

Once I read the instructions the game made a lot more sense. I had fun playing it.

DRGY says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 3:06pm

Really simple concept, but i think it's very good to play.

IDidGame says ...
Apr 29, 2016 @ 7:18pm

i quite like the idea of this one and had some fun, good job!
streamlining the design would have kept me playing for a lot longer i think
like removing the aiming and reducing enemy bullet speed and quantity so you have a shot at dodging them

FaeDine says ...
May 5, 2016 @ 11:16am

Pretty decent. Nice job with the parallax backgrounds. I think the aiming could be improve a bit. It'd be nice to have that controlled by the mouse instead of the up/down arrows. My best time was 1m01s.

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