mousetrap - an arcade puzzle game using SDL
This manual page documents briefly the mousetrap
mousetrap accepts the following options:
- Enable infinite lives
- Disable the sound effects
To play mousetrap simply invoke it, and begin.
Move your avatar around eating the white "fruit", and avoiding the red
To gain a shield powerup eat the small blue "fruit". This shield will
disappear after killing a random number of enemies.
When you first spawn upon the map, or when you re-spawn after being killed you
will gain the shield automatically for the first three seconds of gameplay.
The controls of mousetrap are very simple. To move your avatar around use the
Other keystrokes are recognised:
n == new game
q == quit and exit
space == toggle pause
Any highscore you achieve will be stored in ~/.mousetrap