It's been an extremely long time since i've made a computer game, about 25 years actually. Wanting to prove to myself that i could still do this type of programming i picked a simple language and started making an asteroids game i call Chaseteroids.

Chasteroids ScreenShot 01As a side benefit my oldest son has taken an interest in programming as he's seen the game come together. We're planning to make a game together once Chaseteroids is complete and I look forward to teaching him basic programming concepts. He's never shown any programming interest when i was making a website or talking about programming reports from my works CMS. But a game, now there's something he can get into.

Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows XP or better
  • .NET 3.5 framework or better installed

Version Notes

This is only version 0.9.0. It won't harm your system and is stable across the machines i've tested it on. However, there are still some bugs present and features to add (ie. sound). If you have any suggestions feel free to contact me with them. I have more feature suggestions in my head then i could ever find the time to do, but i am open to considering anything.

Installation

  1. Download the game file.
  2. Unzip it to a folder somewhere on your computer.
  3. Start the game by launching the Chaseteroids executable.

Playing instructions are provided in the game.

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