Based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Mar 10, 2023 (Early Access)
Time Wasters is a space shooter roguelite. Equip and upgrade weapons, destroy swarms of enemies, and collect Time Cubes to bend the timeline to your advantage.
ABOUT THIS GAMEIn the far reaches of space, there exists a mysterious and powerful artifact known as the Time Cube. It is said that whoever possesses this artifact has the ability to manipulate time itself, bending it to their will and gaining an unparalleled advantage in any conflict.
As a skilled space ship captain, you have been chosen to embark on a mission to collect as many Time Cubes as possible and use them in the fight against the hordes of enemy ships that threaten the peace of the galaxy.
Nov 24, 2022 - Day One of Development. Starting with the Game Maker engine
Feb 2, 2023 - Demo Released on Steam. Game now using the Unity Engine
Mar 10, 2023 - Time Wasters releases into Early Access
Mar 17, 2023 - Captain Ram Update - 6 New Ram Images added to press kit (Ram is ship 46, Red and Gold Gloves, Portrait)
Mar 24, 2023 - Captain Raven Update - 4 New Raven Images added to press kit (Raven is ship 48, Rockets are 47)
- Fast paced ship movement with boost upgrades
- Upgradable auto-firing weapons
- Captains with unique upgrades
- Collect Gold to immediately unlock upgrades
- Defeat 10 second waves of enemies and destroy Elites as fast as you can
- Meta-progression by collecting Space Cubes
Early Access Trailer YouTube
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About Proton Studio
Proton Studio is an independent game developer that has created games for the web, mobile and Steam.
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Time Wasters Credits
Design / Programming / Art
Design / QA / Art
presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks