PAX-BRITANNICA(6) Games Manual PAX-BRITANNICA(6)
pax-britannica - one-button real-time strategy game
This manual page briefly documents the pax-britannica game.
pax-britannica is a multi-player real-time strategy game that is played using only one
button for each player.
Send log messages to standard error, instead of ~/.dokidoki.log.
HOW TO PLAY
The A, F, H, and L keys control the four players, and the escape key quits. Gamepads are
Holding down the button spins the needle on the radial menu in the middle of the player´s
factory ship. The needle will only travel as far as the player´s current resources allow.
Resources (gold? seaweed? who knows!) accumulate over time. Releasing the button creates
a ship that corresponds to the quadrant that the needle is pointing at.
Q1 - Fighter
Small, fast and cheap. Great at chasing down bombers.
Q2 - Bomber
Shoots slow projectiles that do massive damage to frigates or enemy factory ships!
Q3 - Frigate
A great hulk of a ship that fires volleys of heat-seeking torpedoes. Effective
Q4 - Upgrade
Improve your factory ship to accumulate resources more quickly.
August 9, 2012 PAX-BRITANNICA(6)