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Weather the Swarm

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Game Instructions

Build turrets and research technologies between enemy "waves."
[Tap] or [Click] anywhere on the screen between waves to bring up the build menu.
[Hold] anywhere outside the panel to close the build menu.
[Tap] or [Click] on any turret to bring up the properties menu.
[Tap] or [Click] the armory button at the top of the screen to bring up available upgrades.
[Tap] or [Click] the menu button at the top of the screen to quit, load, or adjust the volume.
[Tap] or [Click] any enemy to make it a priority target.

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Rank User Date Score
1st keithjohnston 3 previous attempts Sunday, February 05, 2017 763258.701207362 minutes ago 66
2nd Guest 17 previous attempts Monday, March 06, 2017 720645.033990695 minutes ago 55
3rd Guest First attempt! Thursday, August 17, 2017 484326.411924028 minutes ago 50
4th Excedrin First attempt! Thursday, March 02, 2017 726398.505677362 minutes ago 48
5th UNSCSailor First attempt! Thursday, March 02, 2017 726460.858840697 minutes ago 33
6th Guest First attempt! Monday, July 10, 2017 539129.951390697 minutes ago 18
7th Guest First attempt! Thursday, August 17, 2017 484898.07162403 minutes ago 12
8th Guest First attempt! Monday, April 24, 2017 650904.58972403 minutes ago 11
9th Guest 2 previous attempts Saturday, February 11, 2017 753527.139340697 minutes ago 6
10th Guest First attempt! Saturday, December 30, 2017 290306.733457363 minutes ago 3

Weather the Swarm

Version 1.3.3.1

by keithjohnston
First published on 15th January, 2017

Weather the Swarm is a strategic game in which the player must construct unique turrets, barricades, and traps in order to hold off an invasion for as long as possible. Force your enemies to take the most difficult paths, skewer them with spike traps, riddle them with arrows, freeze them with unstable cryo-mass, and much more. Unlock abilities and research new technologies in order to ensure your defenses will hold. Dynamic and randomly generated enemies make it unlikely that two waves spawn with exactly the same composition. wave after wave will crash down upon you, but you must weather the swarm.

Notes:
- Zoom out to play in Ultra HD / 4K!
- The Leaderboard "Highest Wave Achieved" will only submit scores on normal difficulty or above upon defeat.
- This version of the game only uses .ogg audio files in order to meet Scirra's file size limit.

Plays Stats

686 total plays

498 guest plays

188 Scirra member plays

Users Stats

285 unique players

236 unique guests

49 Scirra members

Last Updated

Game stats last updated 0.00494000833333333 minutes ago

Time Stats

2 days 12 hours total play time

10 minutes 51 seconds average play length

Leaderboard Stats

1 leaderboard

40 scores submitted

~12 Ranked Scirra members

~28 Ranked guest players

Active Users

3 highest number of simultaneous players

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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Version History

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Date
Update Version 1.3.3.1 8th February, 2017 About 758931.314637378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.3.1 7th February, 2017 About 759070.496754045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.3.0 6th February, 2017 About 760521.235087378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.2.0 5th February, 2017 About 763232.111254045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.1.0 4th February, 2017 About 763832.933304045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.1.0 3rd February, 2017 About 765986.513587378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.1.0 2nd February, 2017 About 766331.584037378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.1.0 2nd February, 2017 About 766342.438637378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.1.0 2nd February, 2017 About 767684.535137378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.0.0 1st February, 2017 About 768799.652637378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.2.0.0 22nd January, 2017 About 782607.149204045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.2.0.0 22nd January, 2017 About 782632.816587378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.2.0.0 22nd January, 2017 About 783408.633754045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.2.0.0 21st January, 2017 About 783572.539370712 minutes ago
Update Version 1.1.0.0 20th January, 2017 About 786399.230037378 minutes ago
Update Version 1.0.0.1 18th January, 2017 About 789101.758754045 minutes ago
Update Version 1.3.2.0 15th January, 2017 About 792661.615637378 minutes ago
Initial release Version 1.0.0.0 15th January, 2017 About 793507.470137378 minutes ago

Comments

  • Game Author
    keithjohnston 1,249 rep 2

    I hope you enjoy my game, please let me know if you run into any problems, as it is not completely bug free.

    Patch: 1.3.0.0
    - Bunch of small bugs fixed
    - New turret properties panel, with fortify options
    - New tutorial

    Leaderboard up and running!

    Known issues:
    - After pathing is blocked, some enemies are not reverted to the start block. Additionally, enemy shadows become dislocated.
    - Sometimes a node on the infected turret console can double up. Simply close and re-open.

    I hope you enjoy my game, please let me know if you run into any problems, as it is not completely bug free. Patch: 1.3.0.0 - Bunch of small bugs fixed - New turret properties panel, with fortify options - New tutorial Leaderboard up and running! Known issues: - After pathing is blocked, some enemies are not reverted to the start block. Additionally, enemy shadows become dislocated. - Sometimes a node on the infected turret console can double up. Simply close and re-open.
    Posted Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2:09 AM. 3 edits (last edit Sunday, February 05, 2017 at 2:01 AM).

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