A downloadable game for Windows and Linux

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---Red---Tether--> is an action-packed “combat-puzzle” roguelite. You will tear massive space fleets apart , using nothing but your advanced tether harpoons. Pull and crash ships into another, rip their components off, then grapple-swing your way out of danger.


  • Tether-based space combat that revolves entirely around linking yourself with opponents or them with each other.
  • Crash massive vessels into another using your tether’s contracting force.
  • Rip off enemy weapons and attachments with well placed harpoons.
  • Gain superior maneuverability by swinging around vessels.
  • Use your ship as a battering ram by slamming yourself into the opposition.

  • Learn to counter various fleet elements, including attack ships, support crafts and logistic units.
  • Fight through 50+ pre-made waves, or face randomly generated fleets in endless mode.
  • Clash with 16+ massive boss enemies and turn them into screen-filling explosions.
  • Adapt to varied enemy attacks and maybe even turn them against your opponents.
  • Avoid or exploit various hazards like fuel spills, electrified hulls or coolant clouds.

  • Unlock 9+ player ships that offer distinct playstyles, advantages and challenges.
  • Improve your craft with 80+ stackable ship and tether upgrades.
  • Discover 10+ star system zones and the new enemies they throw at you.
  • Piece together the games lore by finding black boxes among all the ship-debris.
  • Extensive game customization and assist options.
  • Basic controller support.

This game is part of the Hyperspace Anthology, together with Swirl W@tch. The Hyperspace Anthology is planned to include several top down space games that share a similar artstyle and perspective, but explore widely different genres.

The game also takes place in the same universe as Hyperspace Dogfights.

Music is by Rrrrrose Azerty. Palette is CYBEAR9 by Ursuh.

Updated 11 hours ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, Linux
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
Made withGIMP, GDevelop, Audacity
TagsAsteroids, Difficult, gdevelop, Game Maker's Toolkit Jam, Lo-fi, Physics, Roguelite, Sci-fi, Space, Top down shooter
Average sessionAbout an hour
InputsKeyboard, Mouse


Buy Now$12.99 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $12.99 USD. Your purchase comes with a Steam key. You will get access to the following files:

Red Tether Windows.zip 500 MB
Red Tether Linux.zip

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