curblaster man page

curblaster — NCurses sidescroller, with gameplay loosely based on a few others.

Synopsis

curblaster

Grab pods and drop them in the gate, while fighting enemies in your way.

Description

Get as many pods as you can through the gate, avoiding landers, crawlers, and possibly even a large flying saucer.

Written to assuage my longing for my long-deceased Amiga.

Controls

Movement: Arrow keys

Shoot: Z

Shield toggle: S

Smart bomb: A

Pause: Space

Quit: Q

Resources

Requires ncurses, and SDL_mixer for sound.

Bugs

None so far, but looking to improve gameplay.

Authors

Jon Ciesla E-mail : limburgher at gmail dot com

Info

JANUARY 2010 Linux User Manuals