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West Sussex, England
The evil Choazid Empire has launched a surprise attack on your
homeworld, establishing a heavily fortified base from where their
forward assault group burrows deep underground, capturing
subterranean lifeforms and transforming them into vicious
With it being only a matter of time before the Choazids start
converting your people, it's up to you to take the controls of one
of the few remaining Tiamat dragonship prototypes: the X class
fighter, a craft capable of immense firepower - provided you pick
up enough upgrade caches during a mission where you must dodge and
blast like there's no tomorrow.
Featuring six levels of intense shooting action, Tiamat X is a
rip-snortin tribute to the side-scrolling shooters of yesteryear,
and would be right at home blazing away on the screen of a booming,
beer-stained arcade cabinet. As such, your PC will have to do, and
it is much to the designer's regret that he can't plumb a coin-slot
into his rig for that truly authentic seaside amusement-park
Get some big speakers, though. Really, we do recommend them for
- Auto fire - this is primarily intended as an accessibility
option and allows the player to not have to worry about using a
- Quick fire - don't like mashing buttons/keys, then this is for
you. Press and hold to fire.
- Colour blind filter - this filter adjusts the game thereby
making it more colour blind friendly. We just hope we have got it
- Six levels of intense shooting action.
- Original music score.
Currently Tiamat X can be found for sale on IndieCity and soon
to follow on FireFlower Games.
About BBQ Games
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