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They came from outer space


Version: v1.0
Date: 10 February, 2024
Platform: Web


"They came from outer space" is a simplistic shoot-em up, "inspired", to the point of stealing, from "Space Invaders" by Taito.

I mainly made it to get to grips with Lua and the Defold game engine.

You can play it online here.

The source code can be found here.

Credits for graphics and sound:

  • Planet sprite: Master484 (
  • Play/pause buttons: OPTIONAL: Credit "Anton Revin"
  • Game sprites: Comp-3 Interactive (
  • Laser sounds: Muncheybobo
  • Explosions: Jesús Lastra
  • Misc: artisticdude
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