Vexillum is a fast-paced Capture the Flag game that mixes elements of side-scrolling battle games like Worms and Soldat. Players fight in realtime in destructible maps, aiming to capture the enemy’s flag while protecting theirs. There are currently 3 weapons (a rocket launcher, sword, and SMG) and more are planned to be added. Vexillum is designed to be customized; players can host servers with custom maps and game settings. Map making is easily done with an image editing program and the included tools. Simple controls make the game easy to learn, but the grappling hook and destroyable terrain make more advanced strategies possible through teamwork.
Vexillum is free and available now at http://playvexillum.com/ for Windows. Development started in May 2012 and the first public testing was in February 2013. Development is still in progress, and will focus on adding more default maps and weapons.
-Maps can be damaged by weaponry in areas specified by the map creators.
-Rocket launcher, SMG and sword for different styles of fighting; server hosts can choose which weapons can be used on their server.
-A grappling hook which can be used to fly through the air and reach otherwise inaccessible areas -Fully multiplayer, with lag compensation and player-hosted servers that can be customized and moderated.