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You play Jack, a doctor on a transport ship. The ship is transporting a woman who suffers from a previously unknown disease and who've been put in stasis to be taken to a research facility. On route the ship is shot down and you find yourself in the middle of nowhere with hostile people coming at you. In the standard first-person shooter setup you battle to uncover the truths of the disease.


Pariah Xbox She doesn't seem to trust me.
Pariah Windows The mysterious woman
Pariah Xbox Title screen
Pariah Xbox Taking out enemy soldiers with a sniper rifle.

Alternate Titles

  • "弃民" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Pariah. Изгой" -- Russian spelling

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User Reviews

A derivative shooter which moves very well, and simply works on its own terms. Windows Nick Drew (370)
A splash of imagination wouldn't have been wasted Windows Marko Poutiainen (1148)
The most enjoyable first-person shooter since Halo 2. Xbox Spartan_234 (422)

Critic Reviews

games xtreme Xbox May 05, 2005 9 out of 10 90
MAN!AC Xbox Jun 03, 2005 73 out of 100 73
Gamigo Windows May 18, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73
Worth Playing Xbox May 09, 2005 7.1 out of 10 71
Boomtown Windows Jun 22, 2005 7 out of 10 70
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jun, 2005 69 out of 100 69
PC Powerplay Windows Jun, 2005 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows May 11, 2005 67 out of 100 67
GameSpot Xbox May 04, 2005 5.9 out of 10 59
Diehard GameFan Xbox May 20, 2005 5 out of 10 50


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German version

In the German version, all blood was removed and killed enemies disappear instantly.

Related Web Sites

  • Pariah (Official multilingual website)
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