Egypt Soldier (official name unknown) is a minor stage enemy exclusive of the NES version Strider.
Appears in Egypt.
Soldiers who appear defending the outside perimeter and inside of the Pyramid Base in Egypt, as well as the secret Phantom Train transport that leads there. They wear red trousers with white leggings, a black sash, shoulder pads and a helmet covering most of their faces. They wield what appears to be a one-handed axe or similar edged weapon, holding it across their chest.
They are extremelly simple enemies, only running back and forth and damaging Hiryu through direct contact.