Hostile Hustle
Platformer meets vertical shoot-em-up in this retro genre mashup! Fight off alien hordes who are out to protect the valuable space gems you are rightfully trying to steal! UPDATED TO 30 LEVELS!

* A Seamless Combination Of Platforming and Vertical Shmup Gameplay!
* A Final Boss Level With A Radically Different Gameplay Dynamic!
* 10 Accomplishments to Shoot For!
* Powerful Weapon Upgrades!
* Agressive Hazards, Both In The Sky And On The Ground!
2012 "Hostile Hustle" Reviews:
(A few have been deleted due to the review sites being defunct...
Of course, leaving the one REALLY NEGATIVE review!)

Elegant critique from Indie Gamer Chick
(who f**king HATED it!) :O


Original 2011 "I Accidentally...In Space" Reviews:
Huge writeup on 8-Bit Horse
"Overlooked Gems" post on Evil Avatar
"Indie Spotlight" review on 411mania
Detailed review on Darkstarmatryx
Played on "Day 334" on Writings of Mass Deduction
Couple of reviews on XBLA & XBLIG Ratings
Gamergeddon review - "Geddon it!"

If you find a review out there that we missed (good OR bad!), please Let us know!

Hostile Hustle, (C) Lethal Martini Games, 2011

Game Concept/Design/Graphics/Programming/Testing: Paul Klimek
Level Design/Testing: Scott Karr


Windows & XBLIG Testing: Paul Klimek and Scott Karr
Android & Windows Phone 7 Testing: Paul Klimek
iOS Testing: Paul Klimek and Jon Markowski

XBLIG Playtesters (in no particular order):
Unfinity Games, Take Five, ByteBox Games

XBLIG Peer Reviewers (also in no particular order):
varga, Gideon Games Inc., rafaro, awgsknite, Angler Games, Kurikatos, Strange Games, Freelance Games, Andreil Game, HuskySoft LLC, The Unallied, ECHS BACHS, Randomly Generated Games, Schniedel

XBLIG Playtesters (original "I Accidentally... In Space!):
Drop Dead Interactive, GadgetProp, WolRon, Rockingham Software Ltd, Modern07, Frog The Door Games, Mommy's Best Games, Nostatic Software, All Messed Up Games, Kindling

XBLIG Peer Reviewers: (original "I Accidentally... In Space!)
Modern07, thedeadstu, EntwicklerX, BigRookGames, Njal, magma2280, LatinSoulStudio, MindsEdge, Mexond, Suitz Ethics, Games4Kids, Shining Gate Software


Level Graphics and Music Credits:
Sound Effects: Purchased From instantsoundfx.com

Rust Background: By Rebecca Stanek
Creative Commons Creative Attribution 2.0 Non-Commercial Generic License
Used with permission

Background(Earth - Full): Source Image by Nasa
Public Domain

Background: Source Image by Andrea25
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic License

Background: Source Image by Banco de Imagenes Geologicas
Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

Background: Source Image by Andrea25
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic License

Background: Source Image By Nasa
Public Domain

Background(Earth - Full): Source Image By Nasa
Public Domain

Background: Source Image By jasonb42882
2.0 Creative Commons Attribution Generic (CC BY 2.0)

Background: Source Image by Banco de Imagenes Geologicas
Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

Background: Source Image By Patrick Hoesly
Creative Commons Attribution-2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

Background: Source Image By Steve A. Hill
2.0 Creative Commons Attribution Generic (CC BY 2.0)

Space image screated using the GIMP Astronomy plugin



Background Music: "BlueBird"
Written By Paul Klimek
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek (As "The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Address"
Written By Ron Heller, Brian Karrer, Paul Klimek & Jared Nehmer
Performed & Recorded by Gearbox
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Descent"
Written By Paul Klimek
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek (As "The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Another One's Meaning"
Written By Paul Klimek
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek (As "The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Stiletto"
Written By Paul Klimek
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek & Chris Biemeck (As "The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Contrast"
Written By Paul Klimek
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek (As "The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Lose The Gavel"
Written By Ron Heller, Brian Karrer, Paul Klimek & Jared Nehmer
Performed & Recorded by Gearbox
Remixed For This Game

Background Music: "Byron"
Written By Chris Biemeck
Performed & Recorded by Paul Klimek & Chris Biemeck (As ""The Flesh Scientists")
Remixed For This Game




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