Backfire has an arcade-inspired art style, complete with rudimentary sound effects. Using either a keyboard/mouse or a gamepad, you'll traverse through the mothership fighting not only enemies, but
Take control of Spike (or Sotira, if that's your taste) to fight against the aliens and space robots threatening humanity.
Every bullet you fire will ricochet off walls. The more you shoot, the deeper you descend into the depths of
. While keeping your shooting to a minimum, you'll have to dodge enemy bullets that are equally dangerous (and bouncy).
You're not alone, though! Through a mysterious transmission, you can buy upgrades for your ship using chips acquired from enemies you defeat.
Wide Variety Of Different Enemy Types
Over 35 levels
Full Xbox controller support
Multiple boss (and mini-boss) battles
Several ship upgrades to buy and equip
Use explosives and charge shots to blast through tougher opponents
Activate bullet-time to get out of sticky situations
Just Don't Shoot Yourself.
Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
20 MB available space
If running Windows Vista or 7, you'll need DirectX 11 and the newest Service Packs.