About Bist.io

Bist.io is an online multiplayer io game where players control tanks and engage in battles to destroy enemies, gain experience, and improve their tanks. The game draws inspiration from the classic NES game "Battle City" and incorporates elements from that game.


How to play Bist.io

Here's a guide on the controls and how to play:


  • Use the arrow keys or WASD keys to control the movement of your tank.
  • Aim your tank's turret by moving the mouse cursor.
  • Click the left mouse button to fire your tank's cannon and shoot at enemies.
  • Press the spacebar to place a wall to block enemy shots or create barriers strategically.

How to Play:

  1. Tank Selection: When you start the game, you can choose a tank to control. Each tank may have unique attributes, such as speed, firepower, and durability. Pick the tank that suits your playstyle.

  2. Battle Arena: Enter the battlefield, which is typically an open grid-like map filled with obstacles and other players' tanks.

  3. Destroy Enemies: Your main objective is to destroy enemy tanks by shooting at them. Aim your tank's turret using the mouse cursor and click the left mouse button to fire. Eliminating enemy tanks earns you experience points.

  4. Gain Experience: As you destroy enemy tanks and perform well in the game, you gain experience points. Accumulating experience allows you to level up and become stronger.

  5. Improve Your Tank: With experience points, you can upgrade your tank's attributes, such as speed, firepower, and bullet range. Enhancing your tank's capabilities is essential for surviving and dominating the battlefield.

  6. Strategic Play: Use obstacles on the map to take cover from enemy fire, or place walls strategically to block opponents' shots and create barriers for protection.

  7. Compete and Dominate: The game is competitive, and your goal is to be the last tank standing or to achieve the highest score by eliminating opponents and collecting points.

  8. Respawning: If your tank is destroyed, you can respawn after a short cooldown period. Keep in mind that during this time, you are vulnerable, so be cautious when rejoining the battle.

"Bist.io" offers fast-paced tank battles in an arena-style setting, where strategy, aiming skills, and tank upgrades play a crucial role in your success. Work on improving your tank's stats, engage in tactical combat, and aim to be the top tank fighter on the battlefield.