Ludum Dare 30 — August 22nd-25th, 2014 — Theme: Connected Worlds

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Galaxies

by Jeasonfire - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Galaxies is a top-down space exploration/trading game.

Controls:
W/A/S/D to move. (Note that the ship takes time to turn and doesn't instantly go in the direction you're pressing)
Left Shift to show the Stats Menu.
Hold Space to turn off thrust.
Press Esc to turn off tutorials.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2027Coolness17%

Comments

tigerbyte says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 3:20am

Steering was difficult at first but after a few upgrades I managed to tunnel vision asteroids until I ran out of fuel :(

IcyLava says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:51pm

Nice game! For some reason I can't upgrade the fuel a second time, said I didn't have enough money, even though I did.

uprightpath says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 10:00pm

I... I can't play this game! My brain is too busy trying to play the game like Escape Velocity! (Left/Right = Rotation, Up = Thrust, Down = Brake.) I ended up spending a lot of time just circling asteroids. xD

DvanderAart says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 3:45pm

Pretty slick. Like

Jeasonfire says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 12:14pm

@IcyLava
Whoopsie, seems like I missed something when testing then ^^'

@uprightpath
I was intending to add controls like that too, but didn't have enough time :/

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