A downloadable game

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The year is 207X AD. The galactic government entity known as Paradise is at threat from a terrifying, demonic rebellion! Join the HellStar Squadron on this epic adventure as you dodge wave after wave of bullets, shoot the demons back to hell, and save the galaxy in this fresh, retro-inspired arcade shoot 'em up/bullet hell experience! 

  • Three playable characters/ships to commandeer!
  • Multiple difficulties including Normal, Hard and Veteran!
  • Eight cosmic stages to blast your way through!
  • Big bosses with heaps of bullets and explosions!
  • An unlockable Boss Rush game mode!
  • Retro arcade experience including CRT shader and TATE mode options!
  • A jammin' chiptune soundtrack!

The galaxy needs you. The HellStar Squadron awaits.

Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars
(18 total ratings)
AuthorCosmic Crystal Games
Made withGameMaker: Studio
TagsAnime, Bullet Hell, Pixel Art, Retro, Shoot 'Em Up
Average sessionAbout a half-hour
InputsKeyboard, Gamepad (any)
LinksSteam, Steam, Twitter


Buy Now$1.99 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $1.99 USD. Your purchase comes with a Steam key. You will get access to the following files:

HellstarSquadron_v1.10.exe 151 MB

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