PiDefender Progress

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I didn't get a lot of stuff done last week. And I only managed to squeeze in 24 hours of work this week. I did manage to add a new enemy, a new title screen, camera shake and a game ending. I also increased the difficulty a lot.

pi defender title screen

What's new

  • You can now get killed by your own projectiles
  • A new enemy: The strategic bomber (has placeholder graphics)
  • Camera shake!
  • More shooting!

Running the game

  1. If you don't have Love2D installed, download it here and install it first.
  2. Download the .love file.

To run the game:

  • On Linux, use love /path/to/ to run the game.
  • On Windows use love C:\path\to\, double click the file, or drag the .love file onto love.exe
  • On Mac use open -n -a love "/home/path/to/game" or drag the .love file onto the application bundle


Philipp Hansch

Full Stack Developer

Philipp is a full stack developer currently heavily involved with Rust. Most notably he's a member of the Clippy team where he helps with bugfixing and documentation. You can follow him on Mastodon and find him on GitHub as well as Patreon.