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

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ShapeShifter

by HylianEvil - Compo Entry

Shift your allegiances to survive a brutal mad max style world.
Form into groups to overwhelm your enemies.
Score points by taking them out.

Get the HIGHSCORE

Controls:
Movement - W,A,S,D or Left, Right, Up, Down
Transform - 1,2,3,4
Zoom in and out - R,F
Push - Shift

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2115Coolness17%

Comments

Pellanor says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:50pm

Cool idea. I couldn't figure out how to effectively kill enemies though. It felt like I had to collect a large group then slowly corral stragglers of another type into a corner.

savethejets1 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 3:58pm

Fun stuff!

HylianEvil says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:41pm

@Pellanor - Thankyou for playing! Yes I wish I could have had more time to implement a mechanic that gave the player more agency

@savethejets1 - Thank you so much!

Apr 20, 2016 @ 4:57am

Really cool idea. Like the swarming algorithm. One death was attributed to losing track of which guy I was in my 30 object swarm, so some highlighting would've probably helped. Nice job.

Exolun says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 6:17am

Cool concept and interesting mechanics. Nice work!

jakass says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 5:40pm

Great!!!

srakowski says ...
May 10, 2016 @ 12:44am

The unit swarming was cool. Well done :)

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