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

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CarrotCatcher

by Upwily - Jam Entry

You are a turtle. You are hungry. The way to food is shifting right before your eyes from hunger. But your flowery surroundings have attracted paranoid bees who will sting if you touch them. Will you starve?

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Ratings

Coolness51%
#201Humor(Jam)3.25
#314Fun(Jam)3.38
#443Mood(Jam)3.23
#507Overall(Jam)3.27
#514Theme(Jam)3.38
#747Innovation(Jam)2.81
#821Graphics(Jam)2.85

Comments

TomaszHajas says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:58am

Not so good graphics, but it's good overally.

Palys Plays says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:06pm

Cute and fun to play game. In last level there should be something in background, so we know in which direction we are going.

Mikaza says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:29pm

Funny game :)

Apr 19, 2016 @ 12:39pm

Interesting use of theme, I got a kind of Loco Roco vibe.
In the webplayer your UI is dark grey with darker grey text, FYI - your screenshots have it as black text on white backgrounds, so I guess there was a bug there

teamross says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 6:47pm

Interesting idea, changing de shape of the platforms is a nice approach of the tipical platformer.
I couldnt see the text of the buttons in the web version.

Xaychru says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:35pm

Nice game, congrats on your first jam!
The graphics could be improved though. Nice use of the theme, the shapes are definitely shifting here. I really liked the turtle physics! 5/5 Humor :D

TheMightyTeam says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:57pm

Fun game and concept.

Needs some refinement though. The fourth level is a bit difficult.

PeachTreeOath says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:44am

That last level was kinda sonic-like.

bellum128 says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:48am

Very nice game, I like the music choice, it's very "slidy" like the levels. Great use of the theme.

Upwily says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:07am

Sometimes if a level seems too hard, a different approach may work: maybe waiting a bit for a better opportunity or taking another route ;)

rodobodolfo says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 9:24am

This is fun. I like the changing platforms, it kept it interesting. I loved the music and visuals but it needs a few SFX, but i'm nitpicking really. Good work.

LandoSystems says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 5:32am

Gravity is no match for my turtle! I was able to run along any surface and also not fall by pressing against the surface from the bottom. Nice idea though, fun entry!

unit684 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:54am

Nice little platformer with some good artwork and reasonably challenging platforming. Well done!

Gamepopper says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:32pm

I like the idea of the shapeshifting platforms, plus the additional rotation made this game unintentionally funny.

leo_p_mahon says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 10:16pm

Charming game! Cant think of anything to fault.

bodsey says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:30pm

Great idea and level design, I'm sure there could be more way to include the shapeshifing in it. Great job

luvShape says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 9:37pm

hahah super cute, I really had fun playing it!
the 3 lvl was too hard for me ;__;)/

medidog says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 9:37pm

this game is really funny! Music is weird but fits the theme. I thought it was a nice kid game until I hit the 3rd level, which was really hard to finish. But overall nice entry.

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