Genre: Top-Down Shooter
Released: August 14th, 2011
Step into the shoes of an elegantly dressed Edwardian gentleman-scientist in Aetherpunk. Woken up by the sounds of a surprise alien invasion, the player character retreats to his fortified tool shed and the well-stocked laboratory within. Outnumbered and outgunned, the player must harness Luminiferous Aether – the strange fifth state of matter which powers the aliens’ machinery – and use it to fashion weapons and gadgets to turn back the alien invaders and most importantly, survive.
20+ Unique weapons, including period-specific firearms, steam-powered turret guns and lightning rifles.
-Upgradable turrets and barricades to assist your defence.
-A persistent skill tree, with skills which will carry over to your next playthrough.
-Unique AI for each enemy type
-An in-game encyclopedia to keep track of your tools and enemies
Play Aetherpunk at 39Games.