Your daily dose of air combat. Super easy to pick up, minimum requirements and vibrant visuals. Select your aircraft and jump into action!
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Positive (15) - 86% of the 15 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Jun 18, 2019
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“To get early feedback and refine the gameplay, add more enemy types and variety to the campaign, add more player aircrafts.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“About 6 months.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“The plan is to add more player aircrafts and focus on the campaign: add more enemy types and more variety to the missions.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The core gameplay is pretty much complete, each day the campaign is randomized and you can have fun competing on the leaderboards. Its only a bit thin on content: 3 player aircrafts + 4 enemy types.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“No.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“By reading your feedback here on the steam forums, I'm always checking them out. Player feedback is essential to make a well balanced game and to know whether to shift priorities or not, I will try to do my best to incorporate it within the game design.”
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Recent updates View all (6)

June 21

v0.70

First quick update:
  • Day over event handled correctly: if you are playing a mission and the day ends the mission will stop and the score at that moment will be uploaded.
  • Mission 1 and 2 tweaking: just a couple enemies more.
  • Extra time values tweaking: 10 for falcons, 15 for valkyries, 20 for radards, 20 for cargos, 10 for cargo damage and 2 for cargo mines.
  • Barrel roll sound + better "tap" option (to try go to menu > controls > barrel roll)
Thats it!
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May 10

Scoring + Radar blowing up



There are 3 ways to make a better score:
  • Be accurate: every kill is rewarded with extra points depending on your accuracy.
  • Be quick: the time left at the end of the mission will be converted in extra points.
  • Fly low or near objects: ⬆ look at the gif ⬆ and the "dangerous flying" pop-up.
Thats it. Getting closer to early access release and as usual, feedback is welcome!

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About This Game

IN A NUTSHELL

  • Easy to pick up. All you need is the mouse or a single stick with two buttons.
  • Daily mini-campaign. Each day missions are a bit different than the last.
  • Multiple aircrafts to unlock.
  • Arcade action. Score as much as you can, compete on the leaderboards.
  • Quick to get into action. No deep story or cutscenes to suffer through, just dogfights.
  • Quick installation. Minimum requirements but vibrant visuals.

CONTROLLER SUPPORT

The game works well with the mouse. XBox and Steam controllers are supported out of the box. For all other input devices you might have to look at the steam client settings (check out the forums for more info). There is NO rebinding of the controls in game.

DEVELOPER'S NOTE

As you can probably tell from this and my previous game, Furious Angels, I like flying things. I also like to make arcade-like games that are easy to pick up and gets you right into action with just a few keystrokes.

It is also hard to find a flight sim where dogfights are as fun as watching a Su-35 doing a cobra or watching the movie Stealth.

And that is what I'm trying to do with AFTERBURN: super quick arcade air combat. I hope you will enjoy it as much as I do.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 SP1+
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel® HD Graphics
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 100 MB available space

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