lightyears - single player real-time strategy game with steampunk sci-fi
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- Start the game in fullscreen mode, regardless of the last
- Mute all sounds.
- Restore default configuration (any existing configuration
will be deleted).
is a strategy game with steampunk elements. You are the ruler
of a new city on an alien planet and you have to provide it with energy to let
it advance. To achieve this you have to construct "Steam Makers" and
connect them through pipes and nodes.
Ensuring a stable and plentiful steam supply will let you upgrade your city.
This will result in additional "work units" which will allow you to
do a higher amount of simultaneous construction work. Other than constructing
"Steam Makers", nodes and pipes, you can also upgrade those to
increase their efficiency.
To make your task more difficult there are atural phenomenons that may harm part
of your network, in which case you will have to repair it in hurry before the
city loses too much energy. You'll also have to face enemy alien ships, of
increasing power as the game advances, which will attempt to destroy your
Build node: N
Build pipe: P
Open the menu: escape
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was written by Jack Whitham <email@example.com> and
this manual page by Siegfried-A. Gevatter