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Description

Alien Syndrome is a scrolling shooter arcade conversion.

Your job is to run around and rescue all the captives and make it to the escape hatch before the time bomb explodes. Then face the mother alien at the end of the level.

You can play as a single player or two people, taking turns (Player 2 starts the game after Player 1 dies and vice versa).

Screenshots

Alien Syndrome Amiga Loader
Alien Syndrome Atari ST Progress map
Alien Syndrome DOS Game options
Alien Syndrome Commodore 64 Title Screen

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Alternate Titles

  • "エイリアンシンドローム" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Run around the spaceship, rescue your friends, and shoot the alien bastards SEGA Master System Katakis | カタキス (39535)
Sweet cooperative alien-blasting action NES Multimedia Mike (19814)
A close rendition of the original SEGA Master System James Evans (42)
Good game, tough bosses. SEGA Master System Ash_1 (76)

Critic Reviews

Crash! ZX Spectrum Oct, 1988 90 out of 100 90
The Games Machine (UK) Commodore 64 Jul, 1988 89 out of 100 89
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Commodore 64 Nov, 1989 82 out of 100 82
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Nov, 1988 8 out of 10 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST Nov, 1989 79 out of 100 79
Gamezone (Germany) Amiga May 07, 2007 6.8 out of 10 68
Defunct Games NES Jun 05, 2012 B- 67
The Games Machine (UK) SEGA Master System Mar, 1988 61 out of 100 61
Video Game Den NES Jan 02, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) SEGA Master System May, 1988 564 out of 1000 56

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Trivia

Sound effect

The opening screen of Alien Syndrome features a digitized sound effect through the PC Speaker. However, the 1-bit method used to reproduce the sound effect is so poor that you can't discern what the sound is supposed to be.
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