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Alien Syndrome is a scrolling shooter arcade conversion.

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.

You can play as a single player or two people, taking turns (Player 2 starts the game after Player 1 dies and vice versa).


Alien Syndrome Commodore 64 that annoying thing won't die too easily
Alien Syndrome Commodore 64 Get ready for stage 1
Alien Syndrome Commodore 64 stage 2
Alien Syndrome Commodore 64 Character Selection

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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

Zzap! Jun, 1988 90 out of 100 90
The Games Machine (UK) Jul, 1988 89 out of 100 89
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Nov, 1989 82 out of 100 82
Computer and Video Games (CVG) May, 1988 7 out of 10 70
Power Play Jul, 1988 7 out of 10 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Aug, 1988 499 out of 1000 50


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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.
Quapil (4825) added Alien Syndrome (Commodore 64) on May 11, 2003
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