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Monsters is a 2D action shooter inspired by the classic arcade game Robotron 2084. Wielding “twin stick” controls, the player aims to defeat waves of enemy monsters bent on his destruction. The player must use caution, however, as every shot drains the player’s life/energy. The only way to stay alive is to continuously collect the hearts of the slain monsters. In addition, hearts of different colors provide a variety of “power-up” like abilities that the player can use to their advantage. The player uses two sets of controls, one to move, the other to fire. Each wave is a single screen populated with a number of enemy monsters of varying types. Coming into contact with an enemy or an enemy projectile will decrease the player’s life/energy. Defeating each level of monsters will allow the player to progress to a more difficult level. The game will progress infinitely as the player defeats each level.

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0 comments by QuadraTronGames on Dec 11th, 2013

What better way is there to spend the holiday season then to be blasting endless waves of vengeful monsters bent on your destruction? Give the gift of infinite Monster spawning! Monsters! is on sale for 50% off for the next two weeks starting today!


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Monsters! - Linux

Monsters! - Linux

Feb 15, 2013 Demo 0 comments

This is the Linux build of the Trial build (v1.0.1) of our game Monsters!

Monsters! - Windows

Monsters! - Windows

Feb 15, 2013 Demo 1 comment

This is the Windows build of the Trial Build (v1.0.1) of our game Monsters!

Monsters! - Mac OS X

Monsters! - Mac OS X

Feb 15, 2013 Demo 0 comments

This is the Mac OS X build of the Trial Build (v1.0.1) of our game Monsters!

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QuadraTronGames Jul 3 2013, 10:31am replied:

It can but probably not easily. I've been considering porting it to Ouya. We'll see. What console were you wanting to see it on?

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tritian Apr 12 2013, 4:48am says:

are you going to release a demo?

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QuadraTronGames Apr 12 2013, 9:33am replied:

Yes, you can download the demo now on our IndieDB page, which I can't directly link to for some reason. www.indiedb.com/games/monsters just substitute "desura" with "indiedb" in that URL and you will find the right page.

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liamdawe Apr 13 2013, 5:41pm replied:

Why not put the demo up on desura as well?

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QuadraTronGames Apr 13 2013, 7:17pm replied:

If I can do that I will... Monday. :)

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noxein Apr 11 2013, 7:17pm says:

I like, I buy insurance :)

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QuadraTronGames Apr 12 2013, 9:32am replied:

Thank you... I think... ;)

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Richtschwert Mar 18 2013, 6:09am says:

Version 017.b is Shown as 0.16a ?


Best Regards

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QuadraTronGames Mar 18 2013, 6:58am replied:

Yep, seems I was so excited about getting the build out that I forgot to update the version text. Doh!

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Richtschwert Mar 18 2013, 9:47am replied:


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