Chase Ace 2 / Chase Ace Deluxe

 
 

Space Shooter Galore

Chase Ace 2 was a direct evolution of our first game; Chase Ace from 1998.

The original description read the following: 

Chase Ace 2 is a 1, 2, 3 or IPX multi player, fast paced action shooter game. Each player controls a spaceship, and the objective is to shoot down your enemies, and survive in the explosion filled fire storm. The Chase Ace 2 Demo features AI enemies, death matches, mission gaming and immense fire power. The retail package includes 30+ levels, courses with tons of levels each, 25+ power ups, smarter AI enemies, more spaceships, IPX network option, and the extensive level editor plus much more.

 

Facts

  • Originally released in 1999 on CD-ROM
  • Won 'Best Audio' at IGF 2000
  • Re-released in 2007 as Chase Ace Deluxe
  • Built in Visual Basic(!) 
  • Probably the fastest top-down shooter ever
Chase Ace Deluxe was originally released as Chase Ace 2 on CD-ROM and sold on mail-order

Chase Ace Deluxe was originally released as Chase Ace 2 on CD-ROM and sold on mail-order

 

Chase Ace 2 Reviewed

Good things come in small packages.


(...) 
a fantastic little game that packs more punch
than most of the big-budget action games out there


(...)
 the best value for money deal since a subscription to Playboy Magazine.
— GameSpy, March 2000, score: 85 / 100
Space Time Foam prove that 
simplicity reigns supreme
.

(...) 
Sometimes it is the most basic of ideas 
that stand out in a crowd
.

(...) 
Insanely more fun than it looks to be. 
The combination of a simple idea and a solid game structure makes a winning effort.
— IGN, May 2000, score: 8.4 / 10