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Galactix (DOS)

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Defend Earth from destruction from the onslaught of the Xidus fleet. Your state-of-the-art ship is equiped with a limitless supply of ammunition, and in addition has missles, bombs, and a retractable claw used for retrieving ship upgrades during the heat of battle.


Galactix DOS Main Menu
Galactix DOS End-level heavy
Galactix DOS The game's action keys. Mouse and joystick are also supported
Galactix DOS If you fail...

User Reviews

Not too shabby for a first attempt! Satoshi Kunsai (1811) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars
VGA graphics? Yes. Interesting gameplay? No. James Hague (17) 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars
A simple and solider shooter I happen to like. Tomer Gabel (4374) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

The Press Says

Top Secret Jan, 1993 5 out of 5 100


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In the documentation, they state they plan to contribute a percentage of their profits to help save the rain forest.

The newsreader in the intro sequence was saying something like "In related news, the last tree of the Brazilian rain forest has been cut..." when the transmission was interrupted by Xidus.

Freeware release

Version 1.5 of Galactix (DOS) was released as freeware in 1999.

Version differences

The Windows has new Sound FX and Music.

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Trixter (8734) added Galactix (DOS) on Jan 13, 2000
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