In the game of Absolute Space your objective is to destroy asteriods using your laser cannon. Your ship's shield deflector will also eliminate asteriods as they bash into your ship. You will find that you quickly run out of ammo and energy for the shield, waiting a moment will refill them.
Use your mouse to click the game when you are ready to begin playing.
Press the K key on your keyboard to thrust your ship in the direction you are facing.
Press the K key on your keyboard while your ship is facing the exact opposite direction.
Press the L key on your keyboard to rotate your ship clockwise.
Rotate Counter Clockwise
Press the Left Cursor key on your keyboard to rotate your ship counter-clockwise.
Press the Spacebar on your keyboard to fire your weapons at your target.
Pause or Resume
Use your mouse to click the game to freeze or continue playing.
Press the Z key on your keyboard or you can wait for the asteroid to hit you. It's automatic as well.
Destroying asteroids doesn't earn points, however you do earn points for how long you live.