Prepare yourself for the final 8Bit Space Battle!

Use Joystick or cursor keys to move, use joy button or z to shoot. Enjoy!

The game is in development. If you want to help me develop this and more games, scroll down, click "Download now" and get an authentic 8-bit era instruction booklet with detailed instructions and a game poster ready to print for $2!

A whole fleet of alien's ships are arriving all over from Multiverse to destroy the human race. You are the chosen pilot to face them, aboard the last ship, a little hope for the human kind!

Your mission is to destroy all alien waves before they reach Earth.

You will enter enemy territory piloting your ship, avoiding to be destroyed by the ships and enemy arms, trying to save the humanity in the definitive battle

This game was crafted for PICO-8, during January 2017.

This is my first entry for the #1GAM and it's inspired by classics like: Gradius, Galaga or R-type. If you like this, you can follow me on Twitter @VolcanoBytes and take a look at my other projects.

In order to download the hi-res pdf instructions booklet and the poster you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $2.00 USD.


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Click download now to get access to the following files:

galactic_wars_A4_Poster.pdf 577 kB if you pay $2.00 USD or more
GalacticWars_instructions_Booklet.pdf 15 MB if you pay $2.00 USD or more

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R-TYPE meets GALAGA what a totally awesome combination of two amazing retro classics , offcourse i will support you and purchase this game when it is finished and a bit extra, well worth it,  keep up the fantastic work & both thumbs up from me :)

I create music and i like to help you to do a music for this  game ! (sorry for my bad english I Am french)  

Fan music

Awesome! I love it

Well done!

Thanks! I hope you enjoy playing ;)

Definitely did! Keep up the good work.

This is really neat, like the gameplay and I love the authentic old school vibe of everything. Good luck with the rest of development :)


Ey Spencer :) Thanks for playing!!

Nice !

I'm glad you like it! Thanks!

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It is no coincidence ... it is my tribute.

Not only the logo is like from the Galaga ;)

The letter is like from the Galaga, is curious.