Pariah (Xbox)

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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 Picking up enemy weapons and using them against them is a good strategy at times.
Pariah Xbox Surprised this one, coming this close and all
Pariah Xbox Main menu
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

The most enjoyable first-person shooter since Halo 2. Spartan_234 (422) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

games xtreme May 05, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine Jun, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
Console Obsession May 31, 2010 8 out of 10 80
Wham! gaming May 10, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
1UP May 02, 2005 B 75
MAN!AC Jun 03, 2005 73 out of 100 73
Game Over Online Jun 03, 2005 70 out of 100 70
Jolt (UK) May 09, 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
Darkstation Jun 14, 2005 6 out of 10 60
GameSpy May 09, 2005 2.5 out of 5 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)
atrahasis (127) added Pariah (Xbox) on May 07, 2005
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