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

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Meander

by batmagus - Jam Entry

In this exploration game with a twist, take a relaxing wander around a mysterious valley, just make sure you don't get lost!

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#1808Coolness32%

Comments

Citsua says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:00am

Took me quite a while to find the "twist", original idea though! It's a shame the graphics are this basic, you could have made the game a bit moodier by using stylish graphics I think :)

Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:10am

With some music, this would have been beautiful. Still, nicely done. The twist was smoothly executed.

Arnage says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:26am

Without spoiling it the twist is indeed quite nice. Have to agree that a little bit more polish would really help for such a meandering game.

SuperIzzo says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:28am

At first I thought it was just a walking simulator. I was wrong. This is really cool, and it happens so smoothly that if you don't pay attention you may not even notice what is happening and I did try to catch it red handed.

I just wish there was an objective of sorts, it would make an interesting game.

SeaDads says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:47am

Very cool, I haven't seen that kinda thing done in an outdoor environment, it's a sweet concept!

Crimson713 says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 2:37pm

That's really nice, was really confused at first. It fits the theme in a great way. I think it'd be even greater with some music to set the mood.

bigbatardyt says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 8:52am

You should use unreal engine for 3D "open world" game ^^ And a soundtrack please it's so quiet :p

MayankUnreal says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 8:30pm

Nice game with twists, good graphics

kabel says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 10:31pm

One of the best interpretations of the theme, sadly it's a shame there is no story or anything around it. This was a good idea, but it wasn't presented well, so it comes off unfinished. There could've been just a simple plot to give us some idea and to increase the confusion and finally the wow factor.

nihilaleph says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 2:34pm

Very nice concept! Really subtle, didn't even realize at first! Just wished there was some kind of objective... Some BGM would be nice too... Anyways great entry!

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