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You play Lt. Col. Hericksen, an ex-colonial marine who is now the commander of a three-man terraforming team. Your objective is to travel to remote outpost B54-C in order to find the cause of a distress call your vessel received.

Gameplay is a point-and-click adventure with limited, inventory-based puzzles. Grid-based combat is present as well. The player is given what amounts to timed objectives throughout the game, and must uncover the truth about the mysterious outpost's history before the colony's sudden destruction.

The game functions as a sequel to Dark Horse Comic's Aliens: Labyrinth, and follows up on characters and events from the end of that series.


Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure DOS The plot is a continuation of Dark Horse's "Labyrinth." Here we find Colonel Doctor Crespi about where he left off.
Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure DOS Animated disc swap screen. Get used to seeing it!
Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure DOS Got here too late to kill this one.
Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure DOS Inventory and status screen.

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Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Aliens: Un Libro di Avventure a Fumetti" -- Italian title
  • "Aliens: Ein Comic-Strip-Abenteuer" -- German title used in advertisement

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User Reviews

Great Idea; should do an updated "remake" Chris Sanicola (2) unrated

Critic Reviews

PC Soluces Feb, 1996 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Joystick (French) Dec, 1995 93 out of 100 93
Coming Soon Magazine Jan 13, 1996 85 out of 100 85
High Score Mar, 1996 4 out of 5 80
PC Games (Germany) Jan, 1996 79 out of 100 79
Pelit Oct, 1995 61 out of 100 61
Power Play Dec, 1995 60 out of 100 60
PC Gamer Feb, 1996 59 out of 100 59
PC Joker Jan, 1996 55 out of 100 55
Just Games Retro Dec 07, 2008 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30


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  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #24 Worst Game of All Time

Michael Reznick (38) added Aliens: A Comic Book Adventure (DOS) on May 28, 2000
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