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

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by Skipi - Jam Entry

You are alone. There are others that seek to destroy you. You must find them. You must kill them.

You are alone in space with the isolated bases of various enemies surrounding you. You must find their bases, connect yours to theirs, and take over.

1 + Click/Drag: Select Ships
2 + Click/Drag: Select Tanks
Z + RMB: Build Platform
X + RMB: Build Solar Panel
C + RMB: Build Refinery (Can only be build on asteroids)
V + RMB: Build Turret
B + RMB: Build Radar
N + RMB: Build Base (Spawn builders)
M + RMB: Build Hangar (Spawns Ships)
, + RMB: Build Factory (Spawns Tanks)

There is no AI implemented for this game. Singleplayer is just a sandbox. For best experience, play the game over LAN with friends.
Internet play may be possible, however I was not able successfully test it. Multiplayer over LAN does work, however.

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ndebruyn says ...
Aug 30, 2014 @ 6:36am

Game does not work

BMacIntosh says ...
Aug 30, 2014 @ 6:36am

This looks really neat, I'll have to try to find someone to play it with. Kinda reminds me of an old game I really like called Moonbase Commander.

jprogman says ...
Sep 13, 2014 @ 8:47pm

Unfortunately, I wasn't able to play this with more players. I like the concept, but I have no idea what the combat is like.

I had troubles trying to play single player as the instructions weren't too clear on how to build stuff. I know the controls are laid out, but I didn't know building stuff cost ores or power.

The controls are quite confusing and contra-intuitive. For instance, the right-clicking does a lot more than the left-clicking. I guess this is more designed for left-handers, but setting mouse preferences in-game is always a chore. I'm glad there is a list of controls during the game for my convenience.

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