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Infested Planet

Infested Planet review

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4 years ago

Feature: The Mechanic

How Do Infested Planet’s Mutations Work?

This is The Mechanic, where Alex Wiltshire invites a developer to help him put their game up on blocks and take a wrench to hack out its best feature, just to see how it works. It’s about the sweat, grease and genius behind the little things that make games special. Infested Planet [official site] is an RTS that channels Starship Troopers. You control a small…

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5 years ago

Feature:

Have You Played… Infested Planet

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game recommendations. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time. Infested Planet is a top-down strategy game about warring spray hoses. Your enemies are Starship Troopers-style chitinous bugs who spawn in their hundreds from alien hives. Your own units are fragile marines and stationary turrets who spray bullets. Little by little you advance,…

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6 years ago

Feature: Inserting an Aliens quote here would be self-parody by this point

Impressions: Infested Planet Beta

Oh, I do like an RTS where the odds are overwhelmingly in my favour. Which is not to say that I can't get my scabby little bottom handed to me in Starship Troopersesque killathon Infested Planet, but it is such fun to be in control of five little men who can mow down 5000 little aliens without meeting their own maker.

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8 years ago

Bugging Out: Infested Planet

Look look look look look look look look. Someone has watched Starship Troopers a dozen times in a row and then, after fondling his chin and scrutinising the grander philosophies of the universe, concluded: "You know what I think? I think: videogame." That person is blessed Canadian Alex Vostrov, of Rocket Bear Games. And the game he made is Infested Planet, which you can see…

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