DescriptionAlien Soldier is a side-scrolling action game in which the player takes the role of Epsilon-Eagle, the former leader of the Scarlet mutant group. The mutants are now lead by the evil Xi-Tiger who had turned them to terrorism, and one of their goals is to kill Epsilon-Eagle...
At the start of the game the player chooses four out of six weapons - each with special advantages or disadvantages against certain enemies. As mutant Epsilon-Eagle also has other special powers, e.g. teleporting across the screen or (with full health) morphing into a powerful phoenix destroying everything in his way.
The 25 levels consist of short side-scrolling sequences and a few boss fights. In fact the bosses take on the majority of the game and the side-scrolling sequences are mostly used to give the player opportunity to collect ammo boxes. Bosses have their own patterns and weaknesses.
- "エイリアンソルジャー" -- Japanese spelling
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The Press Says
|Quebec Gamers||2010||9.4 out of 10||94|
|Shin Force||Jul 22, 2004||9.2 out of 10||92|
|Defunct Games||Jun 08, 2012||A-||91|
|16bit||2004||90 out of 100||90|
|HonestGamers||Jan 20, 2006||9 out of 10||90|
|Sega-16.com||Sep 09, 2004||9 out of 10||90|
|Retrogaming History||Feb 25, 2010||9 out of 10||90|
|SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA)||Mar 18, 2007||9 out of 10||90|
|Consoles Plus||Apr, 1995||88 out of 100||88|
|Mega Fun||Apr, 1995||74 out of 100||74|
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1001 Video GamesThe Mega Drive version of Alien Soldier appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
Related Web Sites
- Alien Soldier Finally Sees US Cart Release (an article about a home made US genesis release of the game, on GameSetWatch (17th June 2009))
- Steam (The game's Steam page, where the Windows version can be downloaded using the Steam client.)