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Shoot enemy Retr0ids to clear the level and move on to the next. Some Retr0ids split into smaller ones when shot. There are also robots and other enemies to combat. Can you beat the high score and complete all the waves?

Retr0ids is a 32 level, 2d, retro-styled shoot-em-up. It's sort of a mash-up of Asteroids and Robotron done in a pseudo-8bit style that's a little reminiscent of the BBC Model B but with more colours and better visual effects.


Move your Arrowhead fighter around the screen using the arrow keys:

Left or A = Rotate left
Right or D = Rotate right
Up or W = Thrust forwards
Space = Fire
P = Pause
Esc = Quit

Alternatively if you have a gamepad, the controls are LS to turn, A to fire and LB or RB to thrust forwards.


If you have any comments, suggestions, want to report bugs, or just want to say hi, drop a comment in the box below. I'm always happy to hear from anyone who plays my games.

More information

Published 303 days ago
StatusIn development
AuthorPete Ainsworth
Tags2D, asteroids, Retro, Robots, Shoot 'Em Up


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Retr0ids.zip 7 MB


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Great fun, highly recommended - don't play while working though!