It's the future! And humanity is, predictably, under attack by extraterrestrial forces. Lucky for us we have an experimental ship that's never before been flown that will surely...uh, possibly...well, implausibly be able to win the war! All we need now is a pilot or two.
User reviews:
Overall:
Very Positive (95 reviews) - 86% of the 95 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 26, 2014

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It's the future! And humanity is, predictably, under attack by extraterrestrial forces. Lucky for us we have an experimental ship that's never before been flown that will surely...uh, possibly...well, implausibly be able to win the war! All we need now is a pilot or two.

Key Features

  • Fight through five increasingly-populated shoot-em-up stages
  • Destroy a plethora of enemies (or, as we like to call them, "potential explosions")
  • Switch between two distinct weapons on the fly: bullets for lots of damage over lots of space and a locking beam for concentrating on those hard-to-reach areas!
  • Use your shields to zip unharmed through enemy attacks!
  • Overcharge your weapons on the fly for even more destructive power!
  • Original faux-orchestral soundtrack is like music to your ears! Because it IS music. For your ears.
  • Multiple game modes, from the start-at-any-level normal mode up to "I have but one life to give for my planet" survival mode.
  • Local co-op allows you and a friend (or even a complete stranger that you're willing to invite into your home, if you want) to team up and deliver double the delicious destruction!
  • Support for playing in portrait orientation for a true top-down shmup experience!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9.0c-compatible GPU with support for Shader Model 3.0
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 10-compatible GPU
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Requires XInput-compatible game controller for local co-op
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Overall:
Very Positive (95 reviews)
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.5 hrs on record
Posted: March 12
Awesome game! Short and sweet - great value and use of $3.99!! I LOVE THIS GAME!!! :) Command out.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.7 hrs on record
Posted: March 14
It is fun shoot'em up game but not very complex( no upgardes and unlocks) or long, there are like 5 or 6 levels total and you can finish campain under 3h. but it is also quite cheap so maybe price would be just right for you :)
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
6.8 hrs on record
Posted: March 12
An OK-ish top down shooter.

When you first fire it up it appears a very fun game, but the longer you play, the more grating it becomes. The lack of power-ups, tiny amount of levels, little variation in enemies, absolutely boring boss battles and at time unfair placement of trash enemies did indeed get on my nerves after a while.

The music doesn't really suit the game either, but that may just be my own personal opinion.

Note that I don't actually give this game a bad score. It is not a bad game, just a mediocre game. But I feel that the "very positive" score that the game now gets on Steam is not waranted; at least I hope that my vote will balance the final score somewhat.
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