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At its core, Race The Sun is an arcade-style infinite racer, set in a procedurally generated world with an increasing difficulty ramp and a "modern retro" look. The goal is to get the highest possible score by racing into the sunset, avoiding obstacles and enemies, and collecting speed boosts and other powerups to help you along the way. You fly a solar-powered craft, and the game ends at sundown, if you can make it that far!

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1 comment by aaronflippo on Mar 4th, 2013

Flippfly recently revealed a new gameplay trailer for "Race the Sun", the result of a two-week crunch amidst their struggling Kickstarter. The results can be seen here:

Additionally, they've revealed a poster design from SamCube, the artist behind the official Minecraft poster:

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This poster and other rewards are available on the game's Kickstarter page, which is closing in on the last two days.

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Metallinatus
Metallinatus Aug 17 2013, 12:03pm says:

This game is being made for Linux too, right?
I upvoted yesterday on Steam :)

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Race The Sun
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