Zytron II - Multiplayer Twin Stick Scrolling Shmup
Author:|| kevin murphy
Submitted:|| 25th February, 2012
Genre:|| Shoot 'Em Up
Edited By kevin murphy on 2/26/2012
A military fighter pilot and 3 wingmen on a routine patrol between planets recieve orders to investigate a mysterious transmission from a scientific space station on the far edge of the solar system.
Upon arrival at the space staion, they discover it is devoid of all life.
Investigating the computers logs of events they see a wormhole had appeared close by and a strange object had emerged from it.
What was this object and how does it lead the fighter pilots into a hostile and alien world?
Jump in the cockpit of a Zytron II fighter and find out by playing the game.
About The Game
Zytron II is a twin stick, scrolling shoot em up for Windows PC Computers and is the sequel to my 1990 shoot em up for the Commodore 64 home micro, Zytron Megablast.
Sold through the classic UK magazine of the time, Zzap64.
The game is typical of scrolling shoot em ups of that era and will be familiar to anyone who's played such classics as, Armalyte, R-Type or Gradius ( Nemesis ).
The aim of the game is simple enough, blast anything and everything in your path to make your way to the last level and destroy the end of game boss.
Supports Any Combination Of Mouse , Keys And Joysticks
( Including Xbox 360 controllers ).
1 - 4 Players Co Op ( Players can join the game at any time ).
32 Multi Directional Parallax Scrolling Levels.
Auto Firing Player Ships.
End Of Level And Mid Level Boss Fights.
Player Smart Bombs.
Optional Player Energy Sharing System
( Players can keep each other alive by sharing energy ).
Auto Saves Allow For Pick Up And Play Gameplay
( Restart From The Last Level You Played ).
In Game Instructions And Gameplay Hints / Tips.
Backstory ( Sets the scene for the game ).
Unlockable Game Complete Sequence.
Multiple Detail Settings.
Multiple Screen Resolutions
( 1024 x 768 - 1680 x 1050 widescreen ).
Fullscreen / Windowed Modes.
16 / 32 Color Depth.
Multiple Monitor Refresh Rates.
Review This Download
http://www.trinosis.com/zytron2/demo/Zytron_II_Demo.exe (61.84 mkb )
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