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

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Split Decisions

by NPC23 - Compo Entry

A speed based platformer about finding the fastest way to the end.

Controls:
A and D - move left and right
Spacebar - Jump
Left Right and Down - Change Character


Sweet Jesus nobody told me Game Jams where this hard... It's still kinda buggy, and super unpolished. I'm mostly posting in the comp just to prove to myself I did it.

EDIT: Uploaded an older, slightly more broken version on accident new version fixes background color and music.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#48Audio3.82
#180Fun3.56
#354Mood3.07
#420Innovation3.17
#460Overall3.22
#1666Coolness36%

Comments

Mordokay says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:33pm

This game is fun and has nice mechanics. Besides some minor bugs where I fell out of the map or got stuck on a platform the overall experience is nice and stays true to the platformer genre while staying on the shapeshifting theme. Nice work!.

Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:36pm

Cool idea, very fun, excellent music, but could use a lot of bug fixes.

Ethan Allwood says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 9:36pm

nice game. I like the controls but i think jump should have been moved to W (up for WASD controls). Also i got stuck in a wall one time when i was moving really quick. other than that, no errors. good job!

mennchen22 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:05pm

Funny Game . I jumped throght walls ^^ Bug fixes needed

KBF123 says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:44pm

Fun game

Jungle says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 11:47pm

Funny game, need some polishment, good design. Congratulations

thegunmaster says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 9:13pm

Contains a few little bugs, but great game! It was a lot of fun to play and fits the theme well.

Rulrite says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 9:45pm

It took a little while to get used to the controls and the physics, but I really enjoyed this! The later levels, which showed how all three shapes could be used together, were a lot of fun. I liked that there are different paths through the levels, too; it really encourages the 'speedrunning' aspect. Now you just need a timer and records of the best times, haha.

Very nice work!

ConorOD says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 7:51pm

A lot of fun, controls were a bit finicky in places and I went off the map a fair few times, but still, really nice!

Allov says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 1:08am

lol, I was able to go all Mario Warp Zone style, but no warzone! Nice audio!

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