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Mar 21, 2012 | 5:54 PM EDT

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Armed Uprising 5 Points Destroy 100 enemies.
Armored 5 Points Upgrade your ship to have 10 HP.
Cybelian Rockminer 5 Points Mine 30 ore.
Improved by Technology 5 Points Upgrade your ship 10 times.
Public Enemy 5 Points Achieve 50 points of reputation.
Renegade 5 Points Complete 5 missions.
Explorer 10 Points Enter the Nyx Conglomeration and the Terminus Cloud.
Hard to Kill 10 Points Upgrade your ship to have 25 HP.
Lead by Example 10 Points Achieve 100 points of reputation.
Mining Expert 10 Points Mine 100 ore.
Rebel 10 Points Complete 20 missions.
Sword of the Revolution 10 Points Destroy 500 enemies.
Take Over the Hardware 10 Points Upgrade your ship 20 times.
Grumpy Old Miner 25 Points Mine 250 ore.
More Famous Than Jupiter 25 Points Achieve 250 points of reputation.
New Ships, Same Result 25 Points Destroy the fleet threatening the Porus Mining Quadrate.
Revolutionary 25 Points Complete 50 missions.
Scientific Method 25 Points Upgrade your ship 30 times.
Shield of the People 25 Points Upgrade your ship to have 50 HP.
Wrath of the People 25 Points Destroy 1000 enemies.
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Author Comments

X - shoot (keep it pressed)
C - call allies/reinforcements (if you have any)
Q - exit level
0 - mute
-/+ - adjust volume
P - pause
M - menu (map only; you can select allies from here)

Traitor puts you into the shoes of a soldier of the Augustan Hegemony, forced to rise up against your former masters after you're ordered to do something you simply cannot accept. Explore the Aventinus Complex, complete missions, upgrade your ship and gather allies until you can overthrow the tyrants who have brought such misery to the people.

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[Current version: 1.7]

1. The game opens up after the 4th mission, when you reach the map.
2. Upgrades are available in shops on the map screen.
3. The menu allows you to see your stats, achievements and allies.
4. If a mission is too difficult, try playing a different one and upgrading your ship.
5. In some situations, survival is more important than destroying all enemy ships.

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

Truly, a game for the Ages.

I absolutely loved my experience in Traitor. Not because of the gameplay, too; that was actually pretty tedious at times, and not at all fun.

What really got me was the writing, and the atmosphere of the game. I loved the intro and the ending, and when I got to the Supply Ships, I felt some honest emotions with them. I actually heard them groveling, heard them whimpering and begging they would not be shot.

I love how evil and hilariously incompetent the Empire was. I enjoyed the numerous complaints, and absolutely adored the various colonies different types of speech. I loved the sarcasm, the fear, the reluctance, and the sheer hilarity of their comments, most especially with the pirates. Goddamn they made me laugh with that reveal.

Excellent work with the story. You really set a need for urgency, to win this, to not give up and bow down to the empire. I felt like I was at the helm of my ship, the fate millions of lives in my hands.

The ending was just perfect. I love how everyone laughed, celebrating the fact that they were free.

PS. Thanks for once more proving my stupidity with the ambush. Goddamn that was clever!

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

Great game! I even got all of the medals!


Rated 5 / 5 stars

wow!so fun!i did not see any flaw in this superb game!
tips on the last ship of the game:
when the ship starts shooting,run far away from the ship.later the ship will stop firing for a few seconds and start firing again.use this time to cross over to another side.when the ship starts shooting again,repeat the steps.
pps:it's best to shoot and run


Rated 5 / 5 stars

I've never been given to shooters, but the script and the scalable gameplay (free roam) really make this a class act, even if it does look like a Lite Brite box mated with a game of vector based Asteroids. Well done author and musician!


Rated 5 / 5 stars

Great game, as usual. There's only one achievement I haven't gotten, and it's the third one on the bottom row, one of the only two achievements not listed in the game. Is it an achievement for calling each ally? If so, it's impossible for me to get. There are only 3 missions available at the end of the game. Two of them don't allow allies, and the other one ends the game before going back to the map screen where you'd get the achievement.