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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 Commodore 64 that flamethrower rocks :)
Alien Syndrome ZX Spectrum Title screen and main menu
Alien Syndrome Amiga Round 1 Boss
Alien Syndrome SEGA Master System Game Over, man

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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* (38319)
Sweet cooperative alien-blasting action NES Multimedia Mike (18611)
A close rendition of the original SEGA Master System James Evans (42)
Good game, tough bosses. SEGA Master System Ash_1 (55)

Critic Reviews

The Games Machine (UK) ZX Spectrum Nov, 1988 84 out of 100 84
Computer and Video Games (CVG) SEGA Master System Apr, 1988 8 out of 10 80
Gamezone (Germany) Amiga May 07, 2007 6.8 out of 10 68
The Games Machine (UK) SEGA Master System Mar, 1988 61 out of 100 61
NES Player NES 2001 3 out of 5 60
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga Nov, 1989 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Aug, 1988 511 out of 1000 51
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 Aug, 1988 499 out of 1000 50
The Video Game Critic NES Apr 24, 2005 C- 42
The Video Game Critic SEGA Master System Mar 13, 2005 D 25

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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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