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The 1.8.6.5 version of Yargis was just released. Yargis is a blending of old and new concepts in gaming. It is reminiscent of the games played on quarter arcade machines with its Asteroid-like mechanics and top down view, yet it also possess 3D graphics and gravity physics found in modern games. It is family friendly, but also fun for all. It has a thrilling and witty solo campaign that compliments multi-player mode with rewards such as upgradeable and interchangeable ship parts.

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Yargis is a blending of old and new concepts in gaming. It is reminiscent of the games played on quarter arcade machines with its Asteroid-like mechanics and top down view, yet it also possess 3D graphics and gravity physics found in modern games. It is family friendly, but also fun for all. It has a thrilling and witty solo campaign that compliments multiplayer mode with rewards such as upgradeable and interchangeable ship parts. Multiplayer also supports user-generated maps that can be shared with everyone, allowing for even more non-stop fun.

Thus far the game has been built upon thousands of hours of labor and love. The team launched a Kickstarter campaign for crowd funding and a Steam Greenlight to get votes to sell the game.

1.8.6.5 version of Yargis was just released with:
* Graphics: HUD UI has been streamlined & improved
* Graphics: Walls have a new appearance.
* Graphics: Sparks from weapons have more variety.
* Audio: Improved audio immersion and added sound cues for more in game events.
* Cursor behaves better when the game is playing in full screen on multi monitor systems.
* Scoreboard now has a tab for how much money & Exp players have earned in the game.
* Fixed assorted bugs

About Yargis

Yargis is a fast paced spaceship shooter from the top view. Customize your ship and join a battle online or offline. Yargis is focused on team based close combat action. A variety of battle and co-op game modes and a powerful editor make Yargis a great game!

Multiplayer Melee

Compete head on with other players online or over a LAN, or play against the computer offline. Game modes include:

  • King of the Hill
  • Capture the Flag
  • Prison Break
  • Base Conquer (Co-Op)
  • Maze Race (and CTF Maze)
  • Melee Battle

Single Player

Play Yargis’s single player story over 29 levels. Each level offers new challenges for you and your ship.

Yargis is a pilot for the Earth military in the year 3013. Despite having explored far beyond Pluto and Alpha Centauri, no contact with alien life has been made. Until now: an unknown species only known as the Mukka are attacking Earth and its inhabitants. It’s up to Yargis to defend Earth and help uncover their fiendish plot while trying not to get blown to smithereens.

  • Blow up enemies.
  • Navigate through asteroid fields
  • Fly through nebulae, stars and space stations
  • Family friendly E10+ ESRB rating

Local Multiplayer Melee

Compete with your friends on the same computer for lag free space action. Use your keyboard, mouse, or Xbox 360 game controllers.

Earn Money & Upgrades

You can earn money and experience points in game by playing single player and multiplayer. Level up your character to buy cool new ships and use the money you earn to get new weapons and items. Granular upgrades can be used to improve the parts on your ship.

Real World Physics

Yargis’ game physics are based on real world physics: your ship has momentum and is affected by gravity. Explosions push your ship and even firing a weapon may affect your ship as well.

Level Editor Included

Vote Yes on Steam Greenlight so we can release Yargis and its level editor on Steam. Easily create levels with drag and drop items and Lua scripts for more powerful features. Your friends can instantly download the levels you create by joining your local or dedicated online server.

Demo & Dedicated Server

Download the demo now and join the battle or create your own dedicated server:

Yargis - Space Melee

Team

Our team created all of our content including music, graphics, game engine, and story in St. Louis, Missouri. We built our game engine from the ground up for the best and most unique experience.

Join the fun today!

We have 24/7 game servers and we host regular tournaments! Please vote Yes for Yargis today and give us your positive feedback.

Join us in space with Yargis!

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