Apollos

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Instructions

Apollos are near-earth asteroids which threaten Earth. Use your ship to destroy them all before they destroy us while avoiding getting hit.

═══════════════╝ CONTROLS ╚════════════════
Arrow Keys to move
Z to shoot
X to raise shields
P to pause game
Q to abort mission
H to view score list from title screen

Notes and Credits

All art and coding by me. Sounds made in SFXR.

Obviously based on the classic Asteroids, but also inspired by one of my favorite childhood games on the Mac called Maelstrom by Ambrosia Software.

═══════════════╝ UPDATES ╚════════════════
9/7/2014
1000 Loves! Holy cow thanks guys! Be sure to follow me for more games in the future.

8/28/14
• Oops! I forgot to turn on the new high score list - fixed now.
• Made a temporary fix to the slowdown caused by having too many asteroids by turning off their rotation. The permanent fix will require replacing the collision detection

8/27/14:
• Added high score list UI (will add scrolling later)
• Added controls to pause and abort the game

8/26/14:
• Replaced the score and level counter with a proper font
• Updated the CRT frame graphic

8/22/14:
• Removed the FPS counter
• Added a temporary score counter
• Added temporary High-Score List

8/21/14:
Holy cow, it's featured! Thanks a ton for all the loves and favs! I'll try to make some updates to the game now that people are playing it ;)

════════════╝ PLANNED FEATURES ╚═════════════
• Weapon Powerups
• Bonus items
• Hazards/Enemies
• and much more

Shared: 28 May 2014 Modified: 3 Dec 2016
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