Pariah (Windows)

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Description

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.

Screenshots

Pariah Windows Some cutscene towards the end of the game
Pariah Windows Bad guys.
Pariah Windows By myself before some shooting starts
Pariah Windows Casual day at the office

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 (371) 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

Game Informer Magazine Jun, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Chronicles Jun 10, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
1UP May 02, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Gamigo May 18, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73
Boomtown Jun 22, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Gameguru Mania May 23, 2005 70 out of 100 70
4Players.de May 20, 2005 66 out of 100 66
GameSpy May 27, 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
UOL Jogos Jul 04, 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Sep, 2005 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Trivia

German version

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

Related Web Sites

  • Pariah (Official multilingual website)
atrahasis (127) added Pariah (Windows) on May 07, 2005
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