A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

ASTRAL DRIFTERS

Astral Drifters is a shooter game in which you control a ship surrounded by enemies. There is no way out - so how many can you take down with you?


CHANGELOG:

v1.5:

- Decreased laserbeam damage (7 => 6)

- Decreased missile damage (15 => 10)

- Meteors now spawn and break

- Added Tactical Abilities

- Added cooldown indicators

v1.4:

- Improved UI

- Added Game Over screen

- Added Pause screen (Escape)

- Increased player armor

- Decreased laserbeam damage(10 => 7)

v1.3:

- Decreased player armor

- Improved leveling system

- Changed enemy spawn rates

- Decreased rocket damage (200 => 125)

- Fixed a meteor bug that would cause it to spawn in unintended locations

- Increased VeXeR fire spread

- Increased CobrA health (50 => 60)

v1.2:

- Added the CobrA and the VeXeR

- Increased player armor

- Added Infinite Boost powerup

- Increased FOV

- Fixed a bug where the player would stop upon colliding with powerups

- Increased player speed

v1.1:

- Buffed the Galactic Destroyer

- Added a UI and level system

- Added an options menu with an adjustable minimap size

- Minimap now has visible icons; red represents an enemy, blue represents a boost pack, green represents a health pack, and white represent the player's ship

- Explosions now deal damage to any enemy that come in contact with them


WEAPONS:

Missiles (Right Mouse Button):

- Damage: 10

- Rate of Fire: 8

Lasers (Left Mouse Button):

- Damage: 6

- Rate of Fire: 3

Rockets (Right & Left Mouse Button):

- Damage: 125

- Rate of Fire: 100


TACTICAL ABILITIES

Blast Aura (A):

- Randomly drops 4 bombs in a small radius around the player.

- Cooldown: 600

- Damage: >20

Rocket Barrage (D):

- Shoots 20 missiles in a circle around the player.

- Cooldown: 500

- Damage (per missile): 5


POWERUPS:

Health Pack (Green) - Restores Health

Boost Pack (Aqua) - Restores Boost Fuel

Infinite Boost (Yellow) - Grants unlimited boost usage for 100 game ticks


CONTROLS:

- W to move forward.

- Space to decelerate.

- Shift to speed up.

- Escape to return to the menu.


ENEMIES:

Astral Drifters Enemies


Battleship:

- The most common enemy.

- Damage: 5

- HP: 120

- Speed: 4

- Rate of Fire: 50

UFO:

- A mysterious flying object. Fires three lasers at once.

- Damage: 6, 7, 6

- HP: 80

- Speed: 7

- Rate of Fire: 50

Galactic Destroyer:

- A fearsome ship. However, its large stats make it slow.

- Damage: 8

- HP: 200

- Speed: 1.5

- Rate of Fire: 35

CobrA:

- Very fast, equipped with a machine gun. Its immense speed and small rate of fire make it a rather weak target.

- Damage: 2

- HP: 60

- Speed: 10

- Rate of Fire: 5

VeXeR:

- Shoots in a widespread pattern. Small, hard to hit.

- Damage: 4

- HP: 100

- Speed: 5

- Rate of Fire: 15


CREDITS:

Astral Drifters by Ruyi Li. Assets by Kenney (https://kenney.nl/).

More information

Published78 days ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, macOS
Authorlusid
GenreShooter
Tags2D, Arcade, astral, live-action, Shooter, Space

Install instructions

Astral Drifters is currently available for Mac and Windows. To install, extract the zip file to a location, select your OS (Mac or Windows), and run the program.

Download

Download
Astral Drifters v1.0.zip (43 MB)
Download
Astral Drifters v1.1.zip (36 MB)
Download
Astral Drifters v1.2.zip (36 MB)
Download
Astral Drifters v1.3.zip (36 MB)
Download
Astral Drifters v1.4.zip (36 MB)
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Astral Drifters v1.5.zip (36 MB)

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