Mark Williams wrote to tell us that he's been working on a browser-based strategy game set in the Wing Commander universe. He sent along a project overview and some early screenshots.
CTA is a completely contained Real-Time Strategy Game playable on any computer with an internet connection and a browser (Must support at least a 1024x768 resolution). It takes place in the Epsilon sector in the Wing Commander universe and gives players a chance to explore two different ship trees and over 40 unique systems.
-Over forty eight unique Wing Commander systems to explore!
-Eight differant ships to drive into combat!
-Experiment with the differant upgradeable ship trees!
-More than thirty missions to undertake in exchange for ship upgrades!
-Engage in battle with anything from a corvette to an enemy fleet - all in real-time!
-Manage the supplies fighters and crew aboard your ship in an effort to overcome the odds!
-Free-form campaign style - play the missions or do your own thing!
-More then 20 differant Kilrathi ships to engage and destroy!
-Oversee that damage control parties on your ship during combat to increase your chances of survival!
It's being programmed in PHP with an SQL database. Website to be online shortly.