Fly through the solar systems planets, moons and the asteroid belt to destroy the Zilgax. Gain strength and armor as you progress through the game and pick up new ammunition, weapons and companions. Use the armory to buy attack power and armor strength using credits you earn as you progress through the game. Fight bosses along the way and meet allies who outfit your ship with better weaponry. Rescue pods floating across the solar system to earn even more points. Use the map to move around from planet to plaet. New planets are revealed as you complete it. Zilgax story is a hybrid arcade and role playing game. Dying respawns you at the same level but you can go back to older levels to earn more and get stronger. You are guided by voice narration as you progress.. The games has one very simple control: Click and drag your mouse around to move your spaceship out of harms way. The ship auto fires as long as you hold the left mouse button down.