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

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by clement - Jam Entry

"Stretch-Mark!" is a short puzzle-platformer in which you must use fast (and probably not very healthy) adjustments to your body's size and mass to figure out how to get through. Shrink down small to reduce your mass and run fast, grow tall to jump higher, and grow large to throw your weight around!

Game made with Unity 5
Graphics made with Piskel (and a smidge of Photoshop)
Music and SFX made with PulseBoy

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RyanNielson says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:23pm

Neat game, I love the music at the aesthetics. The mechanics are also very interesting. Some more check points would be useful to make it easier to experiment with the shrink/stretch without having to start the level over.

dunin says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:29pm

Nice game!
Cool idea and good graphics!

chriiis88 says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 5:48pm

The controls are a bit iffy (e.g. the jump height is inconsistent between tallest, middle and tiny and the "slide" after releasing the run key is too long in my opinion), but gameplay and graphics are quite fun.

CoderDozer says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 5:20pm

I had a bit of trouble playing this on my test box, movement seemed slow, are you using delta time in your movements? regardless, I liked what you were going for and those game boy graphics drew me into wanting play this.

Rock Eaters says ...
Apr 29, 2016 @ 7:45pm

Nice gamboy effects !

May 9, 2016 @ 5:25pm

Your game has been rated by our team member Antonin Charvat (music composer). Here is his comment: Too bad there is no autosave, I really hate when I need to repeat same part of game ten times :) Great game anyway.

yuigoto says ...
May 9, 2016 @ 10:42pm

Gotta love the gameboy-esque graphic style :). The stretching/mass manip mechanic is really nice and interesting too! :P

The level design, thanks to the mechanic, is quite challenging, but I'm missing some checkpoints, so I won't have to start all over again.

Soundtrack is also another good point of the game, and controls are just right! ;)

Congrats on this entry! :D

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