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Galactix

Genre
Perspective
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
DOS
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3.1
Windows
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2.6
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Description

Defend Earth from destruction from the onslaught of the Xidus fleet. Your state-of-the-art ship is equiped with a limitless supply of ammunition, and in addition has missles, bombs, and a retractable claw used for retrieving ship upgrades during the heat of battle.

Screenshots

Galactix DOS Your friendly development team
Galactix DOS ...when the leader of the Xidus fleet tells it like it is.
Galactix DOS If you fail...
Galactix DOS Just watching the news...

User Reviews

Not too shabby for a first attempt! DOS Satoshi Kunsai (1811)
VGA graphics? Yes. Interesting gameplay? No. DOS James Hague (17)
A simple and solider shooter I happen to like. DOS Tomer Gabel (4374)

The Press Says

Top Secret DOS Jan, 1993 5 out of 5 100

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Trivia

Environment

In the documentation, they state they plan to contribute a percentage of their profits to help save the rain forest.

The newsreader in the intro sequence was saying something like "In related news, the last tree of the Brazilian rain forest has been cut..." when the transmission was interrupted by Xidus.

Freeware release

Version 1.5 of Galactix (DOS) was released as freeware in 1999.

Version differences

The Windows has new Sound FX and Music.

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