Take Us Home was built for Ludum Dare 46 game jame over 72 hours. The game was built solo by Lee Beever.

Game Description

Protect the planets and the colonists from the oncoming asteroid onslaught long enough for them to evacuate to safety, so we can bring them home.

How To Play

  1. Protect the planets from the asteroids.
  2. Pickup evacuee ships.
  3. Deliver them to the rescue ship before it leaves.

How many million colonists can you save? Can you save them all? Let me know in the comments!


  • W or Up: Thust
  • A/D or Left/Right: Rotate
  • Space: Shoot
PlatformsWindows, macOS, HTML5
Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars
Made withUnity
TagsGame Jam, Ludum Dare 46, Space, Top down shooter
LinksLudum Dare

Install instructions

Web: Best played in Chrome or Firefox. Not compatible with Safari.

Win: Unzip and run the Take Us Home.exe file.

Mac: Unzip and run the Take Us file. If you get a security error, click Cancel. Then open System Preferences > Security and Privacy > General Tab and then select Open Anyway and then click Open in the pop up.


Take Us Home (Win) 26 MB
Take Us Home (Mac) 29 MB


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Clean UI, enjoyable gameplay, haven't quite managed to rescue all 10 million people yet though


I really liked your game! The glow is beautiful and the gameplay is engaging. Would you like to try out mine?