They came without warning, squawking menacingly, their ruffled feathers darkening the sun. Invading intergalactic chickens, out to punish humanity for our oppression of their earthly brethren. Now they're back, and they're having Earth for dinner!
User reviews: Very Positive (126 reviews)
Release Date: Jun 6, 2014
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"Beware, chicken in space! I have got the save the world from the hen mothership. Great fun."

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July 13

Graphics fix update

Just a small update for Chicken Invaders 4 today that fixes a long-standing graphics issue (the wrong graphic was shown). Bonus props to whoever can discover which graphic has changed!

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May 21

Chicken Invaders 4 Christmas Edition DLC

The Christmas Edition of Chicken Invaders 4 is now also available as DLC.

This, together with the Easter and Thanksgiving Editions which were released a few days ago, conclude the available DLCs... for now :)

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About This Game

I remember the day of the invasion well. The memories still burn deeply, like spicy chicken wings.

They came without warning, squawking menacingly, their ruffled feathers darkening the sun. Invading intergalactic chickens, out to punish humanity for our oppression of their earthly brethren.

I instantly knew what had to be done. I dropped my half-eaten chicken burger and jumped in my cockpit. With a greasy finger I set my lasers to "extra crispy" and blasted off to intercept the fowl invaders.

It wasn't easy. Squawks, feathers flying, the smell of charred chicken everywhere. Three times they invaded, each time with increasingly devious plans. Three times I managed to push them back whence they came, and secure humanity a few more years as the dominant species of this planet.

After their last retreat, I headed for my local Space Burger to bask in the glow of my recent victory. Breathing a sigh of relief, I sat down to enjoy a double chicken-burger with crispy chicken wings on the side.

Little did I know that my greatest adventure was yet to come...

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • DirectX: Version 8.1
    • Hard Drive: 210 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.4
    • Processor: Intel processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 210 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: 32-bit Linux (or 64-bit Linux with 32-bit drivers)
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL-accelerated
    • Hard Drive: 210 MB available space
Helpful customer reviews
3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
10.9 hrs on record
Posted: March 9
AUDIO: Stock                                                AESTHETIC: Goofy
MEMORABILITY: Strange                         WORTH: Full Price

PROS: Fun shoot 'em up with wave-style levels and power-ups to change gameplay! Plenty of levels and unlockables to keep you busy. Multiplayer is stable and really fun.

CONS: Stomach-churning jokes and dialogue. Music is very boring with how unoriginal it is. Game is quick to punish your placement on some waves with quick enemies that may move to your unlucky position.

OVERALL: I can't believe I'm saying this, but Chicken Invaders 4 is fun. It's really fun. I can't believe I'm saying this either, but... It's really fun with friends. You'll WANT your friends to know about this hokey little game so you can share it with them.

                                                    
SCORE: 9/10
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
8.0 hrs on record
Posted: April 8
This game is heaps of fun!
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 16
A Fun Arcade Shooter Space Chicken Game.
Always a Fan of this Game and Other Versions Previous and After to this one
Looking forward for CI5 to hit steam
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: August 10
Probably one of the best games ever played. So much fun. The chickens are really detailed, i saw every single feather and even their tiny chicken ♥♥♥♥♥'. Truly amazing expirience. The best game out of all 5. I only wish for VR support, just to become one with the game. Me, my nipples and all the chickens.

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153 of 162 people (94%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
2.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 6, 2014
A charming little bullet hell game. The story behind the chickens being the true good guys and us slaughtering them merely for chicken burgers really struck a cord in me.

I felt like the bad guy - but it left something inside me that I knew I wouldn't forget.

Lovely time with this title - the inclusion of online multiplayer was an enjoyable surprise and I am happy you went for it.

Look forward to the next title!
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