Jumping Gerbils is a challenging endless platformer about a gerbil who is fighting to restore his destroyed world. It is a short, simple game with infinite replayability, a 4-directional platform movement system,  cute art, and a charming story that unfolds the longer you survive!

No upgrades, no power-ups, no items ... If you want to advance, you will need to rely purely on your platforming skills!


  • Random generated platforms that move in 4 directions.
  • A day/night cycle that visually indicates progress.
  • Music that audibly signals the completion of a "day."
  • Custom soundtrack. (And custom everything else, including fonts!)
  • In-game shop that uses in-game currency to acquire new balls.
  • 30 unique balls to buy in-game.
  • 5 legendary balls that can only be acquired by accomplishing specific feats.
  • Charming story revealed through dialogue that progresses with the completion of "days."
  • Very challenging. Only the most dedicated players will make it to see the surprise ending!

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows 7/MacOS 10.10/Linux (32-bit)
  • 1.5 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • OpenGL 2.0 compatible, ATI, Nvidia or Intel HD
  • 250 MB
  • Keyboard and Mouse


  • W / Space - Jump / Double Jump (Hold to sustain jump)
  • A - Roll left
  • D - Roll right
  • S - Drop through platform (Hold to fall faster)
  • Space/Enter - Confirm
  • Escape/Backspace - Cancel

Contact Us

To submit bug reports or reach out to us directly, please email us at: contact@bitpokit.com

Website: https://bitpokit.com/

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Please leave feedback below! Your comments and suggestions will help us to improve this game and the upcoming sequel! :)


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win64.zip 99 MB
win32.zip 95 MB
mac64.zip 133 MB
linux64.zip 110 MB
linux32.zip 115 MB


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Great game!! You took the #4 spot in today's video! I can't wait to see more from you guys! 

Wow! Thank you so much! We are glad you enjoyed it! 😺