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ABOUT THE GAME
Cashtronauts is a local multiplayer space/combat trading game. Coming Spring 2014 to PC, Mac, Linux and OUYA. Built in Unity.

We've launched our Kickstarter, and our playable alpha demo is available for PC on itch.io! You can also download the demo to your OUYA.

Each round takes place in a randomly-generated solar system arena where players rush to collect cash. Money can be earned through a variety of means: mining, scavenging, piracy and more. Between each round, players use their money to bid on a limited supply of powerups, upgrades and traps. At the end of 3 (or more) rounds, the player with the most cash left wins!

Stay tuned for more updates, and please share your feedback and suggestions!

Watch our Teaser Trailer on YouTube, or follow us on Twitter: @pixelpoutine & @cashtronauts

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0 comments by PixelsAndPoutine on Feb 10th, 2014

Cashtronauts is a "space capitalist" game for one to four players, available now as a free alpha on PC, Mac, Linux and OUYA!

It's been a while since our last update, so we've got a lot to say!

ALPHA UPDATE 0.03 RELEASED!

In this udpate we've fixed a bug that was happening to player 4's controller in a four-player game, decreased round time, and we've changed how the screen is split in multiplayer games to make it easier to see and navigate. The update is already live on our itch.io page and on the OUYA store.

PRESS TOUR

This week we got our biggest press wins yet, most notable being an article on Rock Paper Shotgun and a spot on the local CBC show "Our Montreal"! How'd we get featured on the CBC? I don't really know, to be honest! Seems like they do a regular series of "local Kickstarter of the week" and they found ours. I've been a huge fan of the CBC my whole life, so needless to say this was super flattering and exciting.

LIVE CASHTRONAUTS TOURNAMENT AT FOONZO

Live in Montreal and wanna play Cashtronauts on a big screen in a sweet gaming-themed cocktail bar? Then come on down to Foonzo on Feb 20th for the big Cashtronauts tournament! It'll be a blast, we've already ordered some fun prizes and turnout already looks good :) Check out the Facebook event for details.

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Cashtronauts
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Released May 31, 2014
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RT @And_Rayna: Head to Dawson College today to check out the #migf T.co #Montreal #games

4hours 6mins ago by pixelpoutine

@Cleo_Qc My wife keeps telling me horror stories. I'm enjoying every good night's sleep as if it's my last.

20hours 46mins ago by pixelpoutine

@nihilocrat Awesome, can't wait to try it!

21hours 46mins ago by pixelpoutine

Busy prepping for our imminent baby, and my brain's still not at 100% so no @Cashtronauts booth for @MTL_IGF tomorrow, but I'll be there!

21hours 50mins ago by pixelpoutine

We won't have a booth at @MTL_IGF tomorrow, but @Pixelpoutine will be there helping out. Come say hi (and try the ~40 other games) !

21hours 53mins ago by cashtronauts

@koalaparty @radiatoryang We need to send a UX designer to space

Mar 27 2015, 4:17pm by pixelpoutine

RT @MTL_IGF: #migf featured game:@Cashtronauts by @Pixelpoutine is a twin-stick space capitalist game, try to get rich!#indiegames T

Mar 27 2015, 3:47pm by pixelpoutine

RT @MTL_IGF: #migf featured game:@Cashtronauts by @Pixelpoutine is a twin-stick space capitalist game, try to get rich!#indiegames T

Mar 27 2015, 3:47pm by cashtronauts

People are debating the existence of God in the Dungeon Hunter 4 chat. T.co

Mar 26 2015, 11:50pm by pixelpoutine

Hooray! “@mejerwall: Quebec video game studio tax credit is back. T.co

Mar 26 2015, 7:27pm by pixelpoutine

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