Alien Nations

aka: Amazons & Aliens, Die Völker, Zateryannij Mir
Moby ID: 2277
Windows Specs
Note: We may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made via eBay or Amazon links (prices updated 5/18 4:23 PM )
Add-on (official) Included in

Description official descriptions

Alien Nations is a real-time strategy game similar to The Settlers III. It features three campaigns of ten missions each which are told from the perspective of one of the races: the blue stoneworking Pimmons, the militaristic and wild Amazons, or the insectoid Sajiki. The main focus lies on building a settlement with working production circles. Of course there are also other aspects which need to be taken care of, e.g. security or entertainment. So the player chooses the buildings he wants to construct and chooses a suitable place for it. The main source of income are taxes, which are mostly spent on balancing running costs - the rest can be used for research. Before the player can construct new or upgraded buildings he needs to meet certain research criteria.

But of course he also needs to "build" enough fighters to win battles against the other two races. Available are five different fighters, magicians, priests who heal wounded units and more. It is possible to let units patrol between two points or divide them into groups - mass production however is no viable strategy. In most missions, fighting plays no or only a small role - more important are diplomacy and trade. Some of the people's needs can only be served with goods bought from the other races. Other options are a truce or building an embassy.


  • Затерянный мир - Russian spelling

Groups +



Credits (Windows version)

56 People · View all



Average score: 71% (based on 19 ratings)


Average score: 2.8 out of 5 (based on 5 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!


MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Alien Nations: Mission Pack
Released 1999 on Windows
The Nations: Gold Edition
Released 2001 on Windows
The Nations
Released 2001 on Windows
The Nations: Land of Legends
Released 2002 on Game Boy Color
Released 2002 on Windows, 2003 on Macintosh
Dino and Aliens
Released 2004 on Windows, 2005 on Xbox
Alien: Text Adventure
Released 2011 on iPhone
Aliens: Alien 2
Released 1987 on MSX
Virtual Villagers: The Secret City
Released 2008 on Windows, Macintosh

Related Sites +

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 2277
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]


Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by DaHero.

Macintosh added by Charly2.0.

Additional contributors: Trixter, Kasey Chang, Indra was here, Ivan Napreenko, Klaster_1.

Game added September 2, 2000. Last modified March 28, 2024.