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Title: Zaxx
Post by: TrekMD on March 17, 2019, 21:38:21 PM
Skullboy Videogames has created an updated version of Zaxxon called Zaxx that can be played online using your browser.  It has excellent music and you can choose from various camera angles to play.  It has a 2016 copyright but I only recently discovered it.  You can play the game here:  Zaxx (https://skullboy.com/zaxx_beta_0_6_3a/).

(https://i.imgur.com/nSyKWHn.jpg)
Title: Re: Zaxx
Post by: Greyfox on April 26, 2019, 00:08:39 AM
Only seeing this now..wha an excellent little game and a fantastic homage to classic arcade original
Title: Re: Zaxx
Post by: TrekMD on April 26, 2019, 03:53:29 AM
Ah, cool you saw it and got to try it.  It really is nicely done!
Title: Re: Zaxx
Post by: zapiy on April 26, 2019, 07:32:31 AM
Wow that’s bloody awesome.


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Title: Re: Zaxx
Post by: DeadVoivod on April 26, 2019, 09:22:36 AM
Music is by Chris Hülsbeck, so no wonder it's great ;)

Nice game, always has been, although I prefer the original by far, don't like the visuals here at all, but that might just be me. Although changing the camera to 1st person is awesome!!
Title: Re: Zaxx
Post by: TrekMD on April 26, 2019, 12:38:16 PM
Yes, I like that you can change the camera view to play. The first person perspective actually works well.  So, I guess Sega wasn't totally wrong when they did that with the 2600 version!  LOL