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Killing zombies never gets old, but some times you just need a break. 

Get back to some serious Old-School gaming with Syder Arcade!
A love letter to Amiga the games of the 90', no coins, no upgrade grinding, just your tenacity and a motherload of alien invaders.

Syder Arcade is a free scrolling, multi directional shoot 'em up, an uncompromised old-school experience, furious, challenging, straightforward. This game will bring you back in time, when bulky starships were cool and games were about player skill and swearing madly at your computer.

If you like Syder Arcade please support our project on Steam Greenlight.
Find out more about Studio Evil on: www.studioevil.com - Facebook - Twitter 

Relevant Features

  • Shooting
  • Dying
  • 6 campaing levels
  • 1 survival mode level
  • 2 opposite directions
  • 3 player starships
  • 4 difficulty levels
  • At least 3 huge capital ships and 1 giant bug-ship
  • skill badges to improve your high scores
  • Online leaderboards
  • 20 different retro graphic flavours. C64, ZX Spectrum, Amiga HAM and many others (PC/MAC only)
  • 5 Tons of nostalgia and 16 of Old-School
  • Amiga-style soundtrack
  • Zombie free

System Requirements:

Windows:
Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7
1.8 GHz Dual Core ora Faster Processor
2GB Available System Memory
1GB Available Disk Space
256 MB DirectX 9 Video Cart, Supporting Shader Model 3

MAC:
OSX 10.6 or better
Core duo or better
Ram: 2GB
HD: 1Gb free space

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1 comment by DIT on Jan 24th, 2013


The time has come to launch Syder Arcade HD on mobile platforms!
Studio Evil and Alisade Warp Industries will be happy to teleport the game directly into your iOS and Android devices starting January 28, for a small fee of 0.99$ or equivalent credits in your galactic region.

Our retro-inspired shmup is a simple game, just shoot aliens and be awesome in space with bullets made of neon. But remember to avoid glowing stuff that is not coming from your ship.

Syder Arcade has no grind, no player exploiting multi-layered upgrade systems, no IAPs. Just 6 levels of fast paced challenge, featuring beautiful visuals and retro-electronic soundtack.

We are really excitet about this release, it's our first official mobile game ... but most of all now that the mobile version is ready we can finally get some rest.

Who am I kidding.

We've got new content on the way and an OUYA version to build :D

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xoagray
xoagray Dec 24 2013, 2:08pm says:

Just wanted to say thank you for finally releasing a Linux version of Syder Arcade! I saw it on Steam, is it also going to come to Desura?

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Nathsapholin
Nathsapholin Oct 22 2013, 4:14am says:

Will people who own Syder Arcade on Desura be receiving Steam keys?

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DIT
DIT Oct 22 2013, 9:04am replied:

We should be able to provide Steam keys to everyone that already purchased the game. Please understand that this will require some time.

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Toyotame
Toyotame May 18 2013, 8:53am says:

Hello, i got that game on first TheGreenLightbundle but never received my key for that game. Can i have it now?

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DIT
DIT May 20 2013, 4:56am replied:

Hi Toyotame, Desura keys were not included in the first GreenlightBundle, but we will see what we can do, check your account in a few :)

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Toyotame
Toyotame May 21 2013, 7:24pm replied:

Thanks! You rock!

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xoagray
xoagray May 8 2013, 2:03am says:

I know you guys have been pretty busy, but any progress on the Linux version? I remember mention that it would be out some time after Unity 4 released around the new year.

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DIT
DIT May 8 2013, 12:45pm replied:

We got unity 4 only last week :/

Anyway we are testing the linux build internally right now. It seems to work just fine and we will probably be able to release it in a few weeks.

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xoagray
xoagray Oct 6 2013, 9:04am replied:

It's been a few months, just curious if any progress has been made on the Linux version? It'd be nice to be able to play this on something larger than my Android phone screen. :)

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xoagray
xoagray May 8 2013, 1:01pm replied:

Understood, thank you for the update. :)

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