For better performance and gamepad support, download the desktop version below. (Web version will perform best using Chrome).

Pixel Soldier is an homage to the old classic Alien Soldier. Fractions of seconds will decide between survival and failure. Do you have what it takes?

Made for #GBJAM 5. Phew, last second submission... Will update the page with better screenshots and gifs once I got some sleep.

Default Controls:

  • A - Shoot
  • S - Dash
  • Arrow Keys - Move
  • R - Restart
  • P - Pause

Color Palette: #220403, #1f5d66, #b6b86f, #d8d7f1 (via

Special thanks to Vlambeer's talk "The Art of Screenshake" for teaching me how to create games that feel right.

More information

Published13 days ago
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X, Linux, HTML5
AuthorAccidently Awesome Studios
TagsFast-Paced, gameboy, Pixel Art, reaction, Retro
Player countSingleplayer


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pixel-soldier_v1.0.jar 19 MB

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