About the game:

Pressing Under Pressure is a short puzzle game inspired by classics like The Impossible Quiz. The game was created in 10 days for the 10 day themed game jam with the theme: Ascension.

Test your wits against a series of click-based puzzles... and survive.


Click or touch the button.


All the credits are ingame.

Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(66 total ratings)
Tags3D, Clicker, Difficult, First-Person, one-button, Short
AccessibilityOne button


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Love this game. Great design, reminds of the Troll Quest games. Although this one is quite fair.

Wait, what do you do on the press for "each cat earlier" one?

Press once for each cat you saw in an earlier one.

But I saw eight? and it didn't work?

earlier means you had a Button with Cats earlier you need to press one time for each cat that was on the button earlier

do you know how reply buttons work?

Not fair! I am a cyborg...

What was the number for?


Absolutely nothing.


Rat was always there for us.

Love the game donitz!, its simon say combined with the impossible quiz iits fun!

i haven't been able to win but, i love this game already, good work!

1st try easy


Great game really fun and well made


I really love the cat jumpscare

Thank you for this amazing game!
If you want, you can check my full game playthrough here:

Doing the Grave Goof was fun, but I think we're facing a big conspiracy :o

fun! if im being serious i had to lie at the end cause i uh didnt remember the number but yea i loved it

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it got me using 100% of my brain for simple questions, 10/10


Genius and devious. This game somehow got me questioning basic things. Great game.

Bro marvelous work! again im amazed with how you make a simple gameplay and high pressure of psychological fear. Chef kiss, Bravo.


pretty entertaining. i got jumpscared with a picture of a kitten and i don't know how many corners a star has. very nice


Great game.  I'd like to say that I did it first time, but it requires a bit of thought.  For anyone who is complaining that things are wrong: they are not; just think about it and you'll find the answer.


very good game. i beat it in about 10 attempts.


For some reason, with the half-time one, even when I don't press because of the spider I lose... Otherwise, great game! I had a lot of fun until I got to the annoying ceiling spider part rip

im confused an the 5th one


I am so scard when it says 

Do you like jump scard


It is difficult for me. 

it's unkind for someone foreign

does a star not have 5 corners?




it should be 5 but the game says 10


It has ten corners. 5 are the points, 5 are between the points. 


a pentagon has 5 corners. a full pentagon is a star.


A pentagon has five corners. I didn't get a pentagon in the game; I got a pentagram which has 10 corners.

same here it killed me when i got the star and i pressed five times


It has ten corners. 5 are the points, 5 are between the points. 

I pressed after half time and still lost I don’t know what I did wrong :(


Never mind I’m dumb there was a spider

Wanted to test myself...realised I cannot follow a simple set of instructions. Great.

Great video! Jumpscare gotcha!


Awesome. You've made a lot of awesome games.

can u even win tho?!


yes :)


I've gotten about 1000 fatal failures


Achievement unlocked - Noob - be trash lmao

jk jk

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one of the best games i ever played. Very creative, simple but tense. Love it :)

Great end btw 

It somehow reminds me of the Watson Scoot Test.

I tried pressing jumpscare and thought it would do it at the end rather than interrupting a different one. But the 1/2 time thing, that was just unfair.

This is so cool!

Great game

Thank you!


You got me with that "release"

Yeah, it was a bit of a cruel trick I admit.

got me too


Great game and visuals, took a while but i finished... sure glad i remembered all those required numbers ಠ_ಠ oh and my dreams are now haunted by that horrifying jumpscare.

I wanted to test it, but the "jumpscare" comment frightened me.