Corpse Killer

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Corpse Killer is a full-motion-video (FMV) shoot-'em up. It seems the evil genius Dr. Hellman has found a way to raise the dead and created an island of zombies. The player is an elite special forces soldier who has been parachuted onto the island; it is up to them to shoot their way through the undead hordes and stop Dr. Hellman.

The game is played from a first-person perspective. Various zombies pop up in front of a video background and the player must shoot them down either by moving a mouse cursor on screen or by using a light gun.

The Saturn version has a few different features, including extra power-ups and additional enemy footage.


Corpse Killer SEGA 32X The Palace Ruins have been taken over by gang bangers.
Corpse Killer SEGA CD Main menu
Corpse Killer SEGA CD A friendly face!
Corpse Killer SEGA 32X Title Screen

Alternate Titles

  • "Corpse Killer: Graveyard Edition" -- Saturn title

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User Reviews

Ground Zero Texas Meets Night of the Living Dead SEGA 32X ETJB (447)

Critic Reviews

Video Games & Computer Entertainment SEGA CD Jan, 1995 8 out of 10 80
Joypad SEGA CD Feb, 1995 75 out of 100 75 SEGA 32X May 28, 2007 7 out of 10 70
GamePro (US) SEGA Saturn Mar, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Mega Fun SEGA 32X Jan, 1995 60 out of 100 60
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SEGA 32X Mar, 1995 5.3 out of 10 53
Just Games Retro SEGA CD Mar 31, 2007 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SEGA Saturn Nov, 1995 4.375 out of 10 44
The Video Game Critic SEGA Saturn Mar 14, 2013 D+ 33
The Video Game Critic 3DO Dec 05, 2003 D 25


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Content reuse

Portions of the game footage were used in a made-for-TV movie called Maximum Surge, which was also released on DVD by York Entertainment under the name Game Over. The movie also used footage from Maximum Surge, Quarterback Attack, Prize Fighter, and Supreme Warrior, all Full Motion Video games created by Digital Pictures.

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