A downloadable game for Windows and Mac OS X

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Ascii Shooter is a style arcade shooter for PC and OS X. You must battle your way through an endless onslaught of ascii based enemies. The higher your score the tougher the enemies get. Also not all powerups are good, so pick them up with caution.


How to Play:

  • Controls:
    • WASD or the arrow keys for movement
    • Spacebar to fire
    • p key to pause the game (contains bug).
  • Powerups are dropped at random form enemies.
    • All Powerups are randomized so they may not always be helpful
  • Enemies get stronger the further you progress

Future Plans:

  • Procedural bosses
  • Ship upgrades
  • More Powerups

Version Beta 1.0.0 Changelog

  • Added bosses
  • Added death animations
  • Added sounds when shooting
  • Fixed bug where score increased when enemy ran into object or off screen
  • Fixed bug that made player move off screen when they died.

Version Alpha 1.1.0 Changelog

  • New enemy type
  • New obstacles
  • Tweaked enemy AI behaviour
  • Added a lives system
  • Player now flashed invincible at the beginning of game and when hit by enemy
  • Added more powerups
  • Powerups are represented in terms of what they grant the player
  • Fixed button click bug on title screen
  • Added 'credits' and 'how to play' menu options

More information

Published1 year ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X
AuthorAdam Fowler
GenreShooter
Tags2D, Arcade, LÖVE, Shooter, Space, text-based
Player countSingleplayer

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AsciiShooter Beta 1.0.0 Mac 3 MB
AsciiShooter Beta 1.0.0 PC 3 MB

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