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Alien Syndrome is a scrolling shooter.

Your job is to run around and rescue all the captives and make it to the escape hatch before the time bomb explodes. Then face the mother alien at the end of the level.


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Alternate Titles

  • "エイリアンシンドローム" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Jul, 1988 92 out of 100 92
Zzap! Commodore 64 Jun, 1988 90 out of 100 90
Zero Amiga Dec, 1989 83 out of 100 83
Zero Atari ST Dec, 1989 83 out of 100 83
ST Action Atari ST Sep, 1988 69 out of 100 69
Gamezone (Germany) Amiga May 07, 2007 6.8 out of 10 68
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Nov, 1989 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Video Game Den NES Jan 02, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amstrad CPC Nov, 1989 51 out of 100 51
Amiga World Amiga Aug, 1989 Unscored Unscored


Topic # Posts Last Post
Published by is incorrect 2 Hergezod (15460)
Jul 07, 2021
Incorrect platform 2 vedder (57153)
May 05, 2019


Sound effect

The opening screen of Alien Syndrome features a digitized sound effect through the PC Speaker. However, the 1-bit method used to reproduce the sound effect is so poor that you can't discern what the sound is supposed to be.
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