mousetrap - an arcade puzzle game using SDL
This manual page documents briefly the mousetrap command.
mousetrap accepts the following options:
Enable infinite lives
Disable the sound effects
To play mousetrap simply invoke it, and begin.
Move your avatar around eating the white "fruit", and avoiding the red
To gain a shield powerup eat the small blue "fruit". This shield will
disappear after killing a random number of enemies.
When you first spawn upon the map, or when you re-spawn after being
killed you will gain the shield automatically for the first three
seconds of gameplay.
The controls of mousetrap are very simple. To move your avatar around
use the arrow keys.
Other keystrokes are recognised:
n == new game
q == quit and exit
space == toggle pause
Any highscore you achieve will be stored in ~/.mousetrap