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

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Controlled Shifting

by Gemcc - Compo Entry

This is my first Ludum Dare!
I unfortunately only found out about this 14 hours ago, and because of timezones and I'm in australia, I ended up with only about 4-6 hours of time to work on it around other activities...

anyway, About the game:
it is focused on the theme: Shapeshifting, and the main goal is to gain mass and not be turned into a sphere.

you can collect the boxes and they merge into you, henceforth changing your shape. Yes I know of the many bugs, like you can escape from the playing field etc. but with more time I would have liked to have improved on them and the many bugs.
I must say I only started learning C# last year and this is my first game! I think it was a great learning experience for anyone looking to get into programming.

Enjoy, remember: don't stop moving and on a last note, make sure to turn on your sound.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2115Coolness17%

Comments

lanestp says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:47am

Need a link to the unity3d file to play. Eager to try!

Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:08am

You miss files on this download. It is with error if only open the .html file

w1n5t0n says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:32am

Web download doesn't work! You have to either host the game on a site or include the whole game directory in the download

Geti says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:14am

web doesn't work indeed - try out itch.io for easy-enough hosting of this :) Good luck!

EstrelSteel says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 12:52am

Looks neat but can't play with issues stated above. Hopefully you can participate more in August.

sararyCow says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:24am

I had to download the source files to play it on Unity but I did it!

It doesn't feel like a completed game but it is a good start though. Not bad for a first game attempt in so few time.

davor10105 says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 6:17pm

interesting concept!

HuvaaKoodia says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 7:27am

Had to play through the source. Not the most convenient way of doing it, especially for those who don't have Unity installed.

Overall it's a solid entry for a first timer.
The music is pleasant and fits surprisingly well.
The gameplay itself is quite relaxing and forgiving, yet tricky when the mass of the player blob increases.

Good job, keep at it.

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