A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

STARSHIPS is a fast-paced, survival space shooter.

You, a talented pilot and gun for hire, have been contracted to protect the Sterkborg Space Bank from attackers, following a large security breach that left its defenses crippled.

Fight using an astonishing arsenal of awesome weapons in a fast-paced, unpredictable world of Space combat.

This game is in Beta, and so includes the all mechanics, a single zone, and a handful of missions.


  • Randomized environment.
  • Game saving/loading.
  • Awesome arsenal of epic weapons.
  • Fast-paced combat.
  • User-editable data: create your own weapons, enemies, scenarios, and more!

Player Controls

  • W/A/S/D - Move player.
  • E - Activate and deactivate console, enter cockpit.
  • Esc - Pause and unpause game. 

Spaceship Controls 

  • W/S - Forwards and backwards spaceship thrust (also up and down arrow keys).
  • A/D - Rotate spaceship (also left and right arrow keys).
  • Mouse - Aim ship’s turret.
  • Left Mouse Button - Fire turret gun.
  • T - Enable and disable turret rotation.
  • E - Leave cockpit.
  • Esc - Pause and unpause game.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 7 / OSX Lion
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8 Ghz
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Hard Drive: 100 MB Hard Drive space

Install instructions

Simply unzip the download file, and run 'STARSHIPS.EXE' to get started.



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