Drag a green unit to create or change its movement path for the turn. Your opponent's units are red.
Tap an empty cell to lock fire on it, and/or drag the spotting icon along the unit's path to choose where to start firing. (Units will only fire when an enemy is in range of fire and line of sight.)
Click the END TURN button when your unit orders are complete. (After both sides have finished their orders, all orders will be executed simultaneously.)
To toggle game modes of solo play and hot seat click the "SOLO PLAY" / "HOT SEAT" button.
Mechalite D.A.T. QUESTIONS
What does D.A.T. stand for?
"Drag & Tap", for the GUI mechanics, and Disaster Assistance Team for the characters on the in-game rescue mission.
D.A.T. is also the initials of the three guys who made the game:
Dat (strategy), Andre (design/coding), and Torsten (music).
Who did the awesome 80's techno music for the game? The all original music used in the game is created and composed by Torsten Reinl.
Who designed the game? The game is designed and coded by Andre Anderson, who also created the characters and backstory for the game.
Is there an app for Mechalite D.A.T.? Web apps are on: Google Chrome, Facebook, and main site.
A Windows 8 app is in the works, and for mobile, the game plays wonderfully on Safari for iOS (iPhone, iPad).