Bladestar is a sci-fi cinematic action shooter featuring visually rich worlds with potentially endless enemies on each level. Defend the galaxy flying a Manta Starfighter through asteroid, mine, and debris fields while battling pirates, rebels, and aliens.
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Release Date:
Jan 15, 2016

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January 2

Bladestar - Version 1.1



Greetings Pilots!

Today we have a patch for Bladestar that adds additional Steam functionality. Most importantly we now support Steam Achievements. While the game has always had its own Achievement system that earns you XP to unlock Upgrades, many of you had expressed interest in these being official Steam Achievements as well. Now they have been integrated with Steam.

The changes include:

  • Added Steam Achievement support for the already existing in-game Achievements.
  • Steam Leaderboard added.
  • Added in-game link to the Steam Leaderboards from the "Extras" Menu.
  • Moved "Upgrades" to the Main Menu so that it was easier for players to find where to spend their XP.
  • Reduced the Bloom on World 3 to increase visibility.
  • Several very minor balance tweaks.

This should now be the final version of the game. We hope you enjoy the changes.


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December 31, 2017

Leaderboards are Live!



Greetings Pilots!

The game has always tracked your own personal high score. But how do you rank against other players? Well now you can finally find out.

To celebrate the new year Bladestar now supports Steam Leaderboards. Now you can finally rate your highscore against everyone that has played since the leaderboard went live to start the new year of 2018.

You can also now link to the leaderboard from within the game. This is found under the "Extras" option on the main menu.

Check out the leaderboard here:
http://steamcommunity.com/stats/424760/leaderboards/2390921/


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Reviews

“You’ll be hard pressed to name another shooter which looks better than this.”
75/100 – walawalagames

Steam Leaderboards

Bladestar now has Steam Leaderboard support.



To celebrate the new year Bladestar now supports Steam Leaderboards. You can finally rate your high score against everyone that has played since the leaderboard went live to start the new year of 2018.

Check it out in the Community Hub here:
http://steamcommunity.com/stats/424760/leaderboards/2390921/

About This Game

Bladestar is a sci-fi cinematic action shooter featuring visually rich worlds with potentially endless enemies on each level. Defend the galaxy flying a Manta Starfighter through asteroid, mine, and debris fields. Pilots can switch between three different weapons and collects numerous power-ups battling pirates, rebels, and aliens. Players can customize their pilots with upgrades and collect experience to unlock additional ship customizations.

Key Features

  • Over 50 action packed waves to conquer across 6 worlds.
  • Procedurally generated content means it is never the same game twice.
  • Eight powerful bosses.
  • Customize your play style by learning different pilot skills in the Skill Tree.
  • Over a dozen different enemies and obstacles.
  • Unlockable custom paint schemes.
  • Waves are beaten by collecting items. There are no timers and no need to destroy all the enemies.
  • Unlockable secret level.
  • 36 in game achievements which earn you experience.
  • Multiple endings.
  • Story and Arcade modes.
  • Partial Controller support.

Will you defend the frontier?


Our plan is to make Bladestar the first in a series of games set in this universe.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP or newer
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
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