Originally Posted by Vanz_007
that sounds super stupid...
It's actually refreshing. You try to stay alive as much as possible, but you can only progress so much per run. As you fight and find stuff, you gain money which you can use to upgrade your ship...after you die.
The story line of the game makes sense actually, and it doesn't penalize you for dying...it rewards you. It's quite fun for quick matches when you don't have a lot of time (or if you do you can do several). And yes, it plays right at home with mouse and keyboard.