Hover Havoc has two modes of gameplay - destroy or possess. In Possess, you bump the bomb to gain possession. Each second you have possession of the bomb you gain a point. In Destroy, you are fighting against another hovercraft to bump the bomb into the blue boat that moves around the screen. in both games the player with sixty points first wins. The controls start off with W, A, and D to move you around but you can customize the keys you use to move yourself around the screen. There is also a two player mode in addition to single player.