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MoonPy

MoonPy

MoonPy is an open-source remake of the classic strategy game Moonbase Commander. It is a multiplayer turn-based game.

Each player controls a main hub which can send out other hubs, attack enemy structures, create defensive buildings, and collect energy for further expansion; this is accomplished through launching buildings and/or weapons from a hub.

On their turn the player can spend energy points by attacking their opponents and/or adding more buildings to their base. Turns continue until all players either pass or run out of energy. The round then ends, players regain energy, and continue taking turns.

All buildings are ground-based and are attached by a tether to the building that created them. All units need to be "launched" similar to many artillery games though in a top-down perspective.

 MoonPy

License
GNU GPL v3

Developer
Kevin Clement, Isaac Carroll, and other contributors  (Project Tether)

Website
code.google.com/p/tether

Requirements
Python 2.5 or higher
Pygame 1.8.1 or higher

Support:
User Manual, FAQ

Selected Reviews:

Features include:

  • Bot support
  • Hotseat capabilities
  • Built-in IRC client to find opponents online
  • Fully 2D engine

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