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“Fly or Die 3” is a 3D space shooter game developed by Philippe Bousquet <darken33@free.fr>, it is now available in Final version and will be available on :

  • Web site (WebGL)
  • Linux (32 & 64 bits)
  • Ms-Windows (32 & 64 bits)
  • Android (Smartphones & Tablets)
  • Android VR (Cardboard)

Help

player_helpYou are a space pilot, lost in space, and you have to survive into this hostile environment. There are many dangers here like Asteroids or various Enemy’s spacecrafts. To maneuver your space craft, you can use the arrows keys to move and the Left Control Key to fire (PC)
or the accelerometer to move and Touch Screen to fire (Smartphone / Tablet).

asteroid_helpSpace is full of asteroids, and you’ll surely encounter many of these. You can destroy these, and each asteroid destroyed will give you 10 points.

 

ufo_helpUFO is the first type of enemy’s spacecraft you’ll encounter. Their inflight maneuver are horizontal maneuvers. They also have a double cannon on front. Each UFO destroyed will give you 20 points.

 

bomber_helpAnother enemy’s spacecraft is the bomber. it only have vertical inflight maneuvers, but its canon can rotate, so it can hit you even if it’s not in front of your spacecraft. Each bomber destroyed will give you 30 points.

 

interceptor_helpThe last type of spacecraft you may encounter is the interceptor. It has complex inflight maneuvers, and has 4 canons, so be careful. Each interceptor destroyed will give you 40 points.

 

bonusTo help you, you may encounter some bonus items.

  • Shield item : protect you from enemy’s laser and collision
  • Laser item : will give you up to two more shot spawns
  • Life item : will help you to resist from enemy’s lasers

History

“Fly Or Die 3” is the third game of the “Fly Or Die” serie, which was started in 1992.

The first “Fly Or Die” was developed in 1992, it was written in Gw-Basic (under Msdos). It was only designed with Gw-Basic’s graphics functions, and sound was only internal, it ran under a Commodore PC 10-III (320×200, 4 colors and 4.7 MHz).

fod“Fly Or Die 2” was developed in 1997, and was written in Turbo Pascal with ASM routines. Graphics were a little bit better with external sprites (rendered with P.O.V.), musics were under MOD format. It could run on a PC DX2 80 (320×200, 256 colors and 88Mhz).

fod2And now “Fly Or Die 3” in 2016, written under Unity, with 3D models from Blender and, Graphics designed with The Gimp. It Can run on Ms-Windows, Linux and Android (smartphones and tablets).

fod3It’s a Free Software (Gnu General Public License v3) so share it and enjoy…

Credits

This Game was developed by Philippe Bousquet <darken33@free.fr> under Unity, and is inspired from the Unity’s Tutorial “Space Shooter” :

unity_cred3D models were designed by Philippe Bousquet under Blender, and are released under Creative Commons By-Sa License.

blender_credSome Graphics (as explosions or starfield) are original’s graphics from the tutorial. The others (lasers, background, textures) were designed by Philippe Bousquet under The Gimp with parts from OpenClipart.org (CC By-Sa).thegimp_credSounds effects came from SoundBible.com and were tuned under Audacity. They are under Creative Commons By-Sa License.

audacity_credMusics are from “Fly Or Die 2” and were tuned under Milky Tracker. They are under Creative Commons By-Sa License.

milkytracker_credThe game’s source code is under Gnu General Public License v3 and is available on : https://github.com/darken33/flyordie3

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Change Log

v1.4 :

  • Armor at 100% replace the 5 lives
  • Scores and damages improved
  • Life bonus whill repair 10% of your armor
  • Shield bonus will charge 25% of your shield

v1.3 :

  • Share and compare your scores with other players

v1.2 :

  • Add support to Google Cardboard
  • Lights in game improved
  • Clean code

v1.1 :

  • Add some bonus items (Shield, Lasers, Lives)
  • Spelling mistakes fixed

v1.0 :

  • First release for Gnu/Linux, Ms-Windows, Android and WebGL

Play Online

Today “Fly Or Die 3” is now playbale (WebGL) on this site : http://darken33.net/applications/FlyOrDie3/

Don’t hesitate to send me feedback on darken33@free.fr

Good Game !!!

Download

You can also download it on Github : https://github.com/darken33/flyordie3/tree/master/Download

You can also find Fly Or Die 3 on the GooglePlay and also Fly Or Die 3 – VR (The virtaul reality version)

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