Hyperspace Dogfights is a juicy jet-combat roguelike in which you blast, dodge and slice your way through masses of technologically inferior enemies. Your jet-craft evolves differently on each mission and becomes stronger and weirder by gathering some of the 250+ items available ingame.
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Positive (19) - 84% of the 19 user reviews for this game are positive.
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May 14, 2018
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November 20

Version 1.106 (Realspace) change_dog.txt

- Lowered attack cooldown penalty after finshing melee combos
- Fixed some typos
- Fixed unlock message icons not being removed correctly on player death
- Fixed a bug preventing Double Heart unlock from taking effect
- Fixed Hyperspace Streamlining being permanently locked
- Fixed a theoretical bug preventing Money Implies Poverty from unlocking
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September 25

Version 1.105 (Realspace) change_dog.txt



1.105 (Realspace)
- Attempting to pick up a full heart while missing only a half heart now heals and turns the full heart into a half heart
- Sniper choppers railguns and laser as well as boss beams telegraph their attacks more excessively now
- Fixed some weird weapon name word doubling due to certain prefixes
- Fixed high jump boost stat causing Furi Dash to move your craft backwards
- Fixes Random Ammo tooltip not mentioning base damage penalty
- Fixed bad title on Mirror Cannon weapon card
- Fixed A Ton Of Money not working if part of the Fur's starting loadout
- Fixed multiple bad text ID calls for corvette boss combat chatter
- Fixed a bug causing EMP Rail unlock trigger repeatedly (endlessly? :o)
- Fixed AA-Tanks using old sprites and points on Windows version
- Fixed a variable problem preventing Lost Mission Intel from taking effect
- Fixed some typos in combat chatter and loot tooltips
- Fixed another variable bug preventing player flock drones from spawning
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About This Game

Juicy Combat


Out-boost your enemies, use gravity to your advantage and hyperspace-dodge through projectiles when things get too hairy.

Loot


Make your jet stronger and stranger by gathering some of the 150+ currently available passive and active items. Use over 50 randomly modified weapons against your opponent, including aerial melee options.

Opposition


Engage zone specific enemy types in air and ground combat. Confront ten distinct bosses or even try surviving beyond that in endless play.

Developer Comments/FAQ





What do I do in Hyperspace Dogfights?
You fly a jet in a 2d environment and blow things up. You'll be given randomized goals in order to complete enemy waves. In-between waves you'll spend currency on items that modify your jet in various ways. Zones end with random boss encounters. Difficulty is pretty harsh, you'll probably die a lot. But each next run will play out a little different. Throughout the game you'll unlock additional items to find on later runs. The game is fairly light on story, but you might piece together things through item descriptions and combat chatter.



Feature list?
- Juicy, impact-full and tense 2d air combat, framed in a weird sci-fi universe
- Colorful pixel art, powered by the Pico8 16 color palette
- More than a hundred different passive items, some providing simple bonuses, some completely changing how your jet behaves
- More then 50 sci-fi jet weapons, including lasers, explosives and aerial melee options
- 40+ active items used for offense, defense or utility
- Strong focus on synergies and weird jet builds. Most items will interact with others, all passives can stack with themselves.
- 7 zones with distinct enemy composition to explore
- 10 bosses to die against
- 5+ player jets to fly, all coming with unlockable mk2 loadouts
- Various wave goals: Hunt ace pilots, raid ground targets, perform recon scans and more
- An adaptive soundtrack with combat and menu tracks, consisting of 14 tuns by ENUIT and Ole Toensen (available as dlc)
- Persistent unlocks with lots of items in the loot pool from the get go, but some things only unlockable through the endgame
- Optional endless mode (unlocked after second victory)
- Steam cloud save, cross platform



Can I get the game without all that screenshake? That stuff gives me a headache...
Yep, all the feedback stuff can be configured/turned off in the options.



I found a bug?!?
We did a year long alpha but there is still the possibility that some things slipped through the cracks. Please report your findings in the steam forum or contact me on twitter or through the games' discord channel and I'll look into it.

Thanks!
<3 <3 <3
Stefan Widany – Sleeper Games

System Requirements

Windows
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: At least Windows 7
    • Processor: 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 4 MB RAM
    • Graphics: NVidia Gallium 0.4 NV 106 or better, OpenGL compatible
    • Storage: 700 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Right now the game is not too well optimized for 4k monitors and dual screen setups.
    Recommended:
    • OS: At least Windows 8
    • Processor: 3.2 GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GT 710 or better, OpenGL compatible
    • Storage: 700 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Right now the game is not too well optimized for 4k monitors and dual screen setups.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 64bit or higher
    • Processor: 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 4 MB RAM
    • Graphics: NVidia Gallium 0.4 NV 106 or better, OpenGL compatible
    • Storage: 1100 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Right now the game is not too well optimized for 4k monitors and dual screen setups.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 64bit or higher
    • Processor: 3.2 GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GT 710 or better, OpenGL compatible
    • Storage: 1100 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Right now the game is not too well optimized for 4k monitors and dual screen setups.

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