Longshot is a game about space combat. The majority of the gameplay is dueling with other ships, flying maneuvers with allies and destroying the enemy. You play a merc either for the humans or the aliens. There are six ships on each side, two of each of three different classes. There are four weapon types and two missile types. There is a central base which can be captured to allow you to build automated defense turrets. The purpose of the game is either to destroy the enemy base or hold the central base long enough to win.

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Build 15 Released

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In the brand new horde mode, you take control of a ship on the human side. You start with the lightest ship available, but can spend money to upgrade ships or run to the central base (already captured) and build up turrets and platforms to defend against the incoming hordes of aliens.

In the full release this mode is available as a co-op. The high scores will track how far you survived before your base it finally destroyed.

End of the world sale

End of the world sale

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It may be a longshot, but because the world is going to end... for sure... we might as well give the game away steeply discounted. Sale starts Friday...

New Patch Available

New Patch Available

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This patch, version 1.1 or Build 14, is now available. Look out for build 15 sometime around Dec 15th; we’ll be adding an entirely new game mode for...

Black Friday Sale

Black Friday Sale

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Everyone else is doing it, so why shouldn't we? :) Longshot is 50% off until Midnight Tuesday Pacific Time. Take advantage of our band wagon pricing and...

Longshot Released on Desura

Longshot Released on Desura

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Duel with other ships, fly maneuvers with allies and destroy the enemy in this fast paced game.

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Namelessness
Namelessness

A quick question, is build 15, version 1.2 ?

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duhprey Creator
duhprey

It is. Thanks for pointing that out. I'll fix it from 1.2 to 16 or whichever for the next release.

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vmp0514
vmp0514

Hey folks, I just wanted to share my review and play session, here:

Dadsgamingaddiction.com

Youtube.com

Thanks!

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MiniDude
MiniDude

Simple and fun, love it! :)

Checkout the PlayDB video, if you wanna see how the game is.
Youtube.com

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TheUnknownM
TheUnknownM

5 Cents? going to buy this! :)

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TheUnknownM
TheUnknownM

Now it's 5$ But i Was gonna buy it.

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TheUnknownM
TheUnknownM

Thank you so much Duhprey :)

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duhprey Creator
duhprey

Thanks for the nice comments! We decided to do this one quiet but we've been thinking to call it the "share the love" sale. So please let others know :) have fun!

Also let us know if you have suggestions. We are still interested in improving... nothing's ever perfect.. and we're very open to suggestions from players.

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brataccas
brataccas

Hi im having a bit of probs, I cant seem to turn any ship fast or normal, It does turn but really really slowly :( it makes it unplayable, I set mouse sensitivity to max and it made no differance :( has this happaned to anyone before? seems a great game if only that steering didn't happen to me

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AbstractX
AbstractX

Is there any change with the sensitivity at all? I'll send you a direct message to get more info, to see if we can get this fixed for you!

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Namelessness
Namelessness

You are currently rank 1 of 1,112 with visitors 15,767 (4,614 today) :O. Amazing! Keep up the good work.

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