OpenTyrian is an open-source port of the DOS game Tyrian.
Tyrian is an arcade-style vertical scrolling shooter. The story is set
in 20,031 where you play as Trent Hawkins, a skilled fighter-pilot employed
to fight MicroSol and save the galaxy.
Tyrian features a story mode, one- and two-player arcade modes, and networked
== Additional Necessary Files ==========
Tyrian 2.1 data files which have been released for free
== Keyboard Controls ===================
ctrl-backspace -- kill OpenTyrian
alt-enter -- fullscreen
ctrl-f10 -- ungrab mouse
arrow keys -- ship movement
space -- fire weapons
enter -- toggle rear weapon mode
ctrl/alt -- fire left/right sidekick
== Network Multiplayer =================
Currently OpenTyrian does not have an arena; as such, networked games must be
initiated manually via the command line simultaniously by both players.
syntax: tyrian --net HOSTNAME --net-player-name NAME --net-player-number NUMBER
where HOSTNAME is the IP address of your opponent, NUMBER is either 1 or 2
depending on which ship you intend to pilot, and NAME is your alias
== Missing Features ====================
ShipEdit is planned to be included in the future. It has not yet been
implemented because the developers keep procrastinating.
== Links ===============================