Torus Trooper is a tunnel shooter.
- Z shoots forward. If you are fast enough, you will also shoot out to the side.
- X fires a powerful shot but slows you down. Any enemies or bullets contacting this shot will increase a point multiplier.
- Small ships are worth 100 points.
- Medium ships are worth 500 points.
- Bosses (mid and end-stage) are worth 2000.
- Mid-bosses may appear in groups of upto four.
- End-stage bosses will have 2-8 supporting bits that also attack.