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Alien Stars (Windows)

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Alien Stars is a scrolling vertical shooter. Players are cast in the role of a lone pilot who must shoot his way through swarms of enemy waves and boss ships over 11 stages. The player's ship can sustain a certain amount of damage, and is protected by both a shield and underlying armor when the shield is depleted. In order to improve firepower, three different colors of power-up can be collected which will improve the indicated type of weapon. Missile power-ups can be collected which will add to the player's ammunition for these secondary weapons. Other power-ups include Life, Shield, Battery restoration, armor restoration, double damage, missile strikes (which fire outward from the player), nuclear weapons and points.

Scores can be published on the Alien Stars website.


Alien Stars Windows Firing upon a swarm of enemies.
Alien Stars Windows Horde's attack
Alien Stars Windows Aggressive attack on enemy's land
Alien Stars Windows Game Over

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Alien Stars Screenshot
Alien Stars Screenshot
Alien Stars Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "StarWay" -- Working title
  • "Alien Attacks" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

Binary Joy Sep 01, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameXtazy Sep 06, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gameplay (Benelux) Apr 28, 2006 80 out of 100 80
Absolute Games ( Aug 04, 2006 70 out of 100 70
Clubic May 25, 2007 7 out of 10 70


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  • Alien Stars (Product page on the developer's website)
Shoddyan (14242) added Alien Stars (Windows) on Jan 16, 2007