2-bit Cowboy is a Western action platformer game, styled after classics of the Gameboy era.

'I've got confidence that 2-bit Cowboy will deliver that faux-retro platforming experience I love so much' -Touch Arcade

'2-bit Cowboy is every bit the lost Gameboy title you want it to be' -Gamezebo

There's a new sheriff in this 2-bit town: you! And you've got a lot of work to do. Tackle challenges, earn rewards, track down bad guys, and find hidden loot. Play as a cowboy or cowgirl, then customize your look with hats, bandanas, masks, and more. Explore huge levels. Gamble at casinos and drink at saloons. Ride a horse, tame a wild bull, and traverse underground mines in a minecart. Become a legend of the old West.

* Customizable cowboy characters
* Huge levels to explore
* Gamble at casinos and drink at saloons
* Earn bits, buy powerups and costumes
* Ride horses, bulls, and minecarts
* Gameboy style retro graphics
* Gamepad support

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What’s New

Version 1.04

-Upgrade for 64 bit
-Added App previews

Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Low Gain ,

Worth it

It's easily worth what you pay it's a fun little game with many objectives to complete, but the only thing you get to upgrade is the cowboy's attire, and well the bit graphics kinda make it difficult to detail. I would imagine a game like this would benefit from having a different art style. Also it's best to buy the game in the bundle you get both it, and it's sequel 2 bit cowboy rides again.

g1ove ,

Retro Gameboy Nostalgia goodness!

Just installed this again on my iPhone 6S and it's just as much fun as when I played it all the way back at release. Controls are great, soundtrack is on point and the level designs make it worth exploring :) throw in the Saloon, Doctor, and Casino shops and this is a really fun and challenging little Westernvania :)

Jeremythebullfrog ,

Meh, it's a buck

Decent little game but lost its appeal in an hour.


Crescent Moon Games LLC
41.9 MB

Requires iOS 8.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2016 Retro Phone Games
In-App Purchases
  1. Coin Doubler $0.99
  2. 3,000 Cents $1.99
  3. 9,000 Cents $2.99


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