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Cuve
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Skies is a shoot-em-up game, with boats flying in the sky and a strong flavour of adventure

Skies easily makes its way into my favorite indie games of the year so far. - IndieGameMag

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QuestRun Alpha + Skies featured on IndieGameStand

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Aug 24, 2013 News
Skies Patch !

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Skies Patch !

Skies v1.1.2 - and now the game is downloable through the Desura App

Jun 19, 2013 News
Skies release !

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Skies release !

Skies is available ! Only 36h left to get it 50% off ! Read this also if you have problems with installation

Jun 5, 2013 News
Skies pre-order !

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Skies pre-order !

Skies is available for pre-order ! The game will be released on the 5th of June.

May 24, 2013 News
Comments  (0 - 10 of 31)
Turambar29
Turambar29 Oct 3 2013, 2:29pm said:

I'm having a lot of trouble with the level defending the city with the long gun; I just can't beat it! Any advice?

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jan 15 2014, 9:50am replied:

Hi,
Sorry for the very late response.
For this mission, check the dots on the map. Keep shooting in direction of enemies even if they're not onscreen. Majority of enemies will go down with one hit. By the time some get closer you should have enough time and health to keep going until the end of the game.

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NeoRon
NeoRon Jul 5 2013, 11:10pm said:

Hey,

what can i do he game doesnt starts on my windows 8.
There comes a mesage with invalid Application Descriptor.

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jul 7 2013, 4:26am replied:

Hello,
Did you try to install the game via the downloable installer ? It should work through the Desura App, but we experienced an issue with it so please try to download it directly from the website.

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mikokuta
mikokuta Jun 16 2013, 7:32am said:

The game is pretty fun though it's quite easy to exploit the trading system ( Laputa and Passage Fort allow for very quick trading of gold and materials), and the random nature of it makes it very hard in certain places (the escort missions can be pretty much impossible in some instances as they die in two hits from the multi-cannon ships).

Also later on there are story missions that are unplayable because all of the ships disappear and all you can see is trails, impending the players from advancing in the story..
So far the two I've noticed this happening in is the mission where you can't attack and just have to run. And the mission right after that where you have to defend the city.
At that time I had the third plane (one with rockets), not sure if this is related but it might be. Also normal city missions and random encounters were OK.

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jun 20 2013, 5:25am replied:

Dear player,
The issue you encountered with the invisible ship has been fixed in the patch 1.1.2.
Have a nice day !

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jun 19 2013, 5:14am replied:

Hi dear player,
I'm definitely going to look into this issue for an update. Thanks for the feedback.

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StrifeSilver
StrifeSilver Jun 10 2013, 6:15pm said:

The game looks great, but the gameplay falls short.
I got a T3 ship after playing for 15 minutes and just spamming rockets everywhere, and the game has some random difficulty spikes due to it's random nature. You can clear a mission in a few seconds or die instantly depending on what ship spawns. In one escort mission a ship that fires broadside spawned right in front of the VIP and killed it in a few seconds, there was nothing I could do, when I reloaded the mission, only a few tiny ships spawned that got killed by the escort itself so that I didn't even have to do anything.

Also the map music starts to get annoying after about 10 minutes...
So yeah, great concept, looks great, but the gameplay is too unbalanced to stay fun for long.

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jun 11 2013, 5:28am replied:

Hello dear player,
I'm sorry you feel that way. Thanks for the feedback though !

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CUVE_bodsey
CUVE_bodsey Jun 6 2013, 2:58pm replied:

Hello dear player,
We might include the feature in a future update !

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