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Spac3 Invaders Extr3me (Xbox 360)

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Description

The pixelated aliens are back to celebrate their 30th anniversary!

Taking a cue from other recent arcade classic updates, Space Invaders Extreme takes the gameplay of the 1978 classic, and reinvents it, giving power-up blasters, boss aliens, and an electronic soundtrack that plays in sync with the onscreen action.

Basic gameplay remains the same: Players guide a ground based cannon either left or right, blasting an oncoming fleet of invaders before they reach the ground. The main objective is to get as many points as possible before running out of lives.

Space Invaders Extreme introduces new elements, such as invader fleets that break pattern from their left to right descent, boss aliens that require several hits to destroy, power-ups that enhance the cannon, allowing the player to wipe out multiple invaders at once, while racking up combos.

Wi-Fi play is also possible, allowing player to team up cooperatively, or compete against the other. The Nintendo DS version also has a feature for online ranking.

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There are 20 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Space Invaders Extreme" -- Alternate spelling

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The Press Says

Wonderwallweb.com May 19, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Gaming Nexus May 25, 2009 B+ 83
Giant Bomb May 06, 2009 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot May 07, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Console Monster May 18, 2009 80 out of 100 80
Hooked Gamers May 14, 2009 8 out of 10 80
IGN May 04, 2009 7.9 out of 10 79
1UP May 06, 2009 B 75
Eurogamer.net (UK) May 08, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Blend Games May 17, 2009 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2008 – #3 PSP Game of the Year
    • 2008 – #5 Nintendo DS Game of the Year

Kabushi (116129) added Spac3 Invaders Extr3me (Xbox 360) on May 08, 2009
Other platforms contributed by Guy Chapman (1746)