Free and open source game featuring a robot and galaxy exploration
Version: Beta 5Help Roger Robot find the cause of his strange dreams as he goes on vacation and traverses the galaxy after a strange career change!
Operating System: Mac OS X
HOW TO PLAY THE GAME:
Use the mouse to click on buttons
Press Next to go to the next scene in the cutscene
System Navigation Menu:
In this screen, you will be presented with a view of a solar system with planets. Click on a planet with a triangular icon above it, or on
an asteroid. A GUI will display (if you clicked on a planet) and a button that says "Go!". You will either:
Be presented with a cutscene, or
Be presented with a trade window
Be taken to the asteroid field.
On planets, you can buy and sell resources by clicking on the appropriate icon. Click on the resource icon in the left column to buy, and on the right column to sell.
The object is to obtain resources by mining the asteroids. Use the keyboard arrow keys to move the ship. Press the space bar to fire the gun at asteroids.
As an asteroid disintegrates, it will leave a resource. Fly your ship over to the resource to collect it.
If your ship is destroyed, you will not lose your credits, only the resources that you are carrying, and you will have to press escape or the Back button to go back to the system navigation menu.
Asteroid Minigame Controls:
LEFT or A: Turn the ship left
RIGHT or D: Turn the ship right
UP or W: Thrust the ship forward
DOWN or S: Thrust the ship backwards slowly
SHIFT+LEFT or Q: Strafe the ship left
SHIFT+RIGHT or E: Strafe the ship right
NOTE: copyright in descriere: Roger Robot is licensed and distributed under the terms of the BSD License.