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Evasion Expert (Bronze) 5 Points

Don't get hit for 30 seconds.

High Score (Bronze) 5 Points

Acquire a score of 100,000 or greater.

Slayer of the Peon King 5 Points

Defeat the largest Peon.

Level Climber (Silver) 10 Points

Reach level 10

Slayer of the Grunt King 10 Points

Defeat the largest Grunt.

Slayer of the Miner King 10 Points

Defeat the largest Miner.

Slayer of the Splitter King 10 Points

Defeat the largest Splitter.

Slayer of the Waver King 10 Points

Defeat the largest Waver.

Hardcore (Platinum) 25 Points

Don't spend any skill points and reach level 10 or greater.

Marksman 25 Points

Accurately land 50 shots without a single miss.

Mine Sweeper 25 Points

Destroy 50 mines in a single game.

Platinum Chain 25 Points

Reach a kill chain of 1000

Slayer of the Fume King 25 Points

Defeat the largest Fume.

Slayer of the Seeker King 25 Points

Defeat the largest Seeker.

Slayer of the Shield King 25 Points

Defeat the largest Shield.

Slayer of the Vessel King 25 Points

Defeat the largest Vessel.

Terminator (Gold) 25 Points

Defeat 1000 enemies in a single game.

Bestiary Complete 50 Points

Completely fill your bestiary by defeating 20 of each enemy in the game.

Master Trophy Collector 50 Points

Acquire all Trophies.

Defender of Pixela-RT 100 Points

100% the game (Acquire a gold star on the main menu for both Trophy and the Bestiary buttons)

Author Comments

The world of pixels is in dark times, a purge is on the horizon...

Pixel Purge is an incredibly polished arcade shooter featuring fast-paced gameplay, tons of upgrades, stunning graphics and effects, 50 achievements, and more.

CONTROLS

WASD or Arrow Keys - Move Around

Space, Esc, or P - Pause / Upgrade Menu

Left-Click - Shoot

M - Mute

Special thanks to Francine Louise for the excellent voice talent!

Reviews


Pro tips for everyone.

You can get Chain of 1700+ by not collecting any pixels. ( level )
Because each time you level up , the enemies level up too.
So if you stay on lowest levels , you can kill infinite enemies and gain massive score because of the chain and get 1700+ chains.

Also by chain it means killing x enemies without being hit , not killing x enemies as fast as possible.



visually compelling, fairly addictive

but the game seems impossible to beat, there's simply too much going onscreen



just see

great game overall,only with the big number of enemies,, it get kinda messy
great graphics, sound fits action, great job on that to,
and i still wonder,,, if this is the "sector for 1 ship" what would a whole legion of these be like?



Hoooo!

This should be on XBox's Indy Games collection! Great game!

How many of you were just like "PHEW" after getting a level up when your health is right on the edge?


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I love this kind of game, and I really enjoyed this one. The effects are nice, the music fitting and the enemies fun and varied. One design issue I noticed is that enemies seem to level up with you, which makes for a very interesting meta-game but also undermines that part of the game.

When I played, I did everything I could to actually avoid the pixels! I often opted not to go for a powerup because there were too many pixels in the way. Also, the "more pixels"-powerup seems pretty silly since it will speed up the increase in difficulty, but not power you up. If the difficulty increase was timer-based, I would probably enjoy this game even more, as I actually like to level. :)


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391,190
Votes
16,340
Score
4.46 / 5.00

Uploaded
Sep 7, 2010
11:31 AM EDT
Genre
Action - Shooter - Multidirectional
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