The basic unit of warfare in Ionage is the cannon. You build them at the edges of your platform and it shoots every few seconds or so straight ahead of it. If you’re lucky it’ll hit the enemy.

Ionage developer blog - cannons - cannon firing straight

So that’s …

Your Platform is a Body

In Ionage each player has a space platform. At the heart of the platform is a power core that holds the whole thing together. If you lose that you’re toast! The cool thing about fighting with giant floating space platforms …

0.2 Alpha is finally complete!

Right, I’ve been waiting until there was actually something to show of Ionage before starting the development blog but I think the time has finally come.

The Alpha 0.2 is finished, and I’ve put the first screenshots in the gallery …