Astro Invader variants

Group Description

Games based on the gameplay of the 1979 arcade game Astro Invader (Kamikaze in Japan). It's a fixed screen shoot 'em up whose main characteristic is that the enemies position themselves in columns before attacking the player. Once a column is full of aliens they start descending towards the player, exploding as they reach the surface.

Selected Covers

Astro Invader ColecoVision Front Cover
Front cover for Astro Invader

Selected Screenshots

Title screen / instructions, pt 1
Screenshot from Swarm
Title screen
Screenshot from Astro Invader
Instructions
Screenshot from Galactic Trooper
Title screen
Screenshot from Alien-Dropout
Title screen with instructions
Screenshot from U.F.O.