Dave's MATLAB Shooter

a vertical-scrolling shoot-em-up game
Updated 8 May 2011

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Editor's Note: This file was selected as MATLAB Central Pick of the Week

use mouse to move and shoot. kill waves of enemies and collect powerups.

code is readable and well-commented. program is broken down into lots of simple subroutines.

post your top score!

let me know of any bugs, critiques, advice, ideas for next release.

here's a video of me playing:

Cite As

David Buckingham (2024). Dave's MATLAB Shooter (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/31330-dave-s-matlab-shooter), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2010b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Version Published Release Notes

-several improvements to visual appearance, gameplay, code, comments.
-all changes are listed at top of code.

-minor updates affecting gameplay
-minor improvements to code
-all changes listed at top of file