Pariah (Windows)

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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 Windows Fighting some outlanders.
Pariah Windows Casual day at the office
Pariah Windows The mysterious woman
Pariah Windows Doctor get the virus.

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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. Nick Drew (370) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
A splash of imagination wouldn't have been wasted Marko Poutiainen (1148) 2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars

Critic Reviews

Pelit Jun, 2005 75 out of 100 75
Gamigo May 18, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73 Jun 01, 2005 72 out of 100 72
Gameguru Mania May 23, 2005 70 out of 100 70
GameStar (Germany) Jun, 2005 69 out of 100 69
PC Powerplay Jun, 2005 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) May 11, 2005 67 out of 100 67 May 20, 2005 66 out of 100 66
Worth Playing Oct 16, 2005 6.2 out of 10 62
Absolute Games ( May 30, 2005 43 out of 100 43


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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)
atrahasis (126) added Pariah (Windows) on May 07, 2005
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