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A remake of the Intellivision Astrosmash. The game itself is a mixture between Asteroids and Space Invaders.
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DStrosmash is a remake of the Intellivision Astrosmash for the NDS. The game itself is a mixture between Asteroids and Space Invaders.
  
For original detailed game instructions (taken from the original game's manual), visit [http://www.intellivisionlives.com/bluesky/games/instructions/space/astro.txt Blue Sky Rangers'' (Intellvision Lives!).
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==Installation==
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Download and extract file.
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[[DLDI|DLDI]] .nds file and copy it to the the card.
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Copy the appropriate image (probably dstrosmash.nds) to cart. There are no interactions with the filesystem, so it doesn't matter where to put.
  
==Installation==
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==User guide==
#Download and extract file
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The sky IS falling! Chicken Little was right! You're the laser battery Commander and HERE THEY COME!...an attack of multicolored meteors with an occasional spinning bomb that will blow up one of your guns if you let it land, AND -- to really make life interesting, some guided missiles and an Attack UFO! As your score goes higher, so does the excitement!
#[http://chishm.drunkencoders.com/DLDI/ DLDI patch] .nds file and copy it to the the card
 
#Copy the appropriate image (probably 'dstrosmash.nds' to cart. There are no interactions with the filesystem, so it doesn't matter where to put.
 
  
==Controls==
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The objective of the game is to to hit as many meteors, bombs, missiles and flying saucers as possible, without being hit yourself. As your score grows higher, the game speeds up and gives you more challenge. Take turns with your friends to see who can get the highest peak score!
A/B - shoot
 
  
D-pad - move
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For original detailed game instructions (taken from the original game's manual), visit [https://web.archive.org/web/20181225121827/http://www.intellivisionlives.com/bluesky/games/instructions/space/astro.txt Blue Sky Rangers] (Intellvision Lives!).
  
X/Y - hyper (teleport)
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==Controls==
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A/B - Shoot
  
L - swap screen
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D-Pad - Move
  
Start - pause/continue
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X/Y - Hyper (teleport)
  
==Known issues==
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L - Swap screen
Sometimes after playing for a long time (10+ minutes, usually) the sound will either cut out entirely, or get "stuck" playing an annoying sound (usually the UFO).
 
  
The only workaround is to turn your volume down; rebooting the DS will also solve this.
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Start - Pause, Continue
  
 
==Compatibility==
 
==Compatibility==
Tested 'dstrosmash.nds' on an M3 DS Simply cart.
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Tested on an M3 DS Simply cart (with dstrosmash.nds).
  
 
Works with NO$GBA emulator.
 
Works with NO$GBA emulator.
  
[[Category:Homebrew applications]]
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==Known issues==
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Sometimes after playing for a long time (10+ minutes, usually) the sound will either cut out entirely, or get stuck playing an annoying sound (usually the UFO).
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The only workaround is to turn your volume down; rebooting the DS will also solve this.
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[[Category:DS homebrew games]]
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[[Category:Homebrew shooter games on DS]]

Latest revision as of 09:56, 27 June 2021

DStrosmash
Dstrosmash.gif
General
Author(s)namuol
TypeShooter
Version1.0B
LicenceMixed
Links
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Website
Source
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DStrosmash is a remake of the Intellivision Astrosmash for the NDS. The game itself is a mixture between Asteroids and Space Invaders.

Installation

Download and extract file.

DLDI .nds file and copy it to the the card.

Copy the appropriate image (probably dstrosmash.nds) to cart. There are no interactions with the filesystem, so it doesn't matter where to put.

User guide

The sky IS falling! Chicken Little was right! You're the laser battery Commander and HERE THEY COME!...an attack of multicolored meteors with an occasional spinning bomb that will blow up one of your guns if you let it land, AND -- to really make life interesting, some guided missiles and an Attack UFO! As your score goes higher, so does the excitement!

The objective of the game is to to hit as many meteors, bombs, missiles and flying saucers as possible, without being hit yourself. As your score grows higher, the game speeds up and gives you more challenge. Take turns with your friends to see who can get the highest peak score!

For original detailed game instructions (taken from the original game's manual), visit Blue Sky Rangers (Intellvision Lives!).

Controls

A/B - Shoot

D-Pad - Move

X/Y - Hyper (teleport)

L - Swap screen

Start - Pause, Continue

Compatibility

Tested on an M3 DS Simply cart (with dstrosmash.nds).

Works with NO$GBA emulator.

Known issues

Sometimes after playing for a long time (10+ minutes, usually) the sound will either cut out entirely, or get stuck playing an annoying sound (usually the UFO).

The only workaround is to turn your volume down; rebooting the DS will also solve this.