The endless darkness and the somber, long passages of a military complex have become the abode of evil, as thousands of blood-thirsty creatures fill its offices, storehouses and mysterious laboratories. Your mission is simple: clear the base at all costs.
User reviews:
Overall:
Very Positive (285 reviews) - 88% of the 285 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Sep 15, 2003

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Buy Alien Shooter

Packages that include this game

Buy Complete Shooter Pack

Includes 4 items: Alien Shooter, Alien Shooter 2: Reloaded, Alien Shooter: Revisited, Zombie Shooter

 

About This Game

The endless darkness and the somber, long passages of a military complex have become the abode of evil, as thousands of blood-thirsty creatures fill its offices, storehouses and mysterious laboratories.
Your mission is simple: clear the base at all costs. You will be provided with explosives to help you gain access to the teleports from where thousands of pitiless creatures pour. A stationary gun will aid in the defense of the area. You have been granted access to the most advanced weapons technology money can buy. As you earn your pay, you can equip yourself with additional weapons in the arming area and biomechanical implants that will make your fighting abilities super human.
The alien invasion has begun, we have one chance, and that is to stop them cold in their staging area. Do not allow them escape this facility, you are our last hope. The fate of humanity now depends on you!
  • About 1,000 monsters on each map, showing up to 100 monsters simultaneously on one playing screen
  • Many hours of game play with 10 missions and a survival mode
  • Full-on-action male or female character
  • Character upgrade facility
  • 9 weapons of mass destruction
  • Red or Green blood selection
  • Highly imaginative selection of enemies
  • Reactive music which helps to drive the action
  • Useful gadgets - flash lights, medkits, battle drones

System Requirements

    • OS:Windows 2000 / XP / Vista
    • Processor: 400 MHz
    • Memory: 128 MB
    • Graphics: Direct3D compatible 3D graphics card with 32 MB RAM
    • DirectX®: 7.0
    • Hard Drive: 50 MB Free Space
    • Sound: DirectSound compatible sound card
Customer reviews
Customer Review system updated! Learn more
Overall:
Very Positive (285 reviews)
Recently Posted
Son Of Donald
3.6 hrs
Posted: August 28
Shot a million aliens to ♥♥♥♥ing pieces, over and over and over again. It was Dece (5/10)
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Lampertuiv
0.1 hrs
Posted: August 6
This game is really boring. It has no Story and you only hear the same sound effects all the time. Dont buy for 5€ ?!?!?
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Nicobay le pokemon
1.6 hrs
Pre-Release Review
Posted: August 3
if you love brainless shooter and action , good game !
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Shane O Mac
15.7 hrs
Posted: August 2
Game of my childhood <3
I love this game.
Helpful? Yes No Funny
DrugsBunny
0.5 hrs
Posted: July 1
Crashes randomly no fix win10
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Luisfius
0.3 hrs
Posted: June 20
Product received for free
In this game you shoot aliens.

You shoot a lot of aliens.
I like it more than the zombie ones, but yeah, cannot really go wrong with the sigma team shooters. Except zombie 2, that was kinda bad.
Helpful? Yes No Funny
uhhNebz
3.6 hrs
Posted: June 9
looks like ♥♥♥ but its fun af
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Muad'Dib
1.0 hrs
Posted: June 3
.
Helpful? Yes No Funny
>SLAV< DothWeed
3.7 hrs
Posted: May 30
Its like being 8 again.

10/10.

They should partner up with a rich publisher, and work on a Dead Space/Metro esque horror Alien Shooter game.
I would pay $60 for it.
Helpful? Yes No Funny
Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
Recommended
15.7 hrs on record
Posted: August 2
Game of my childhood <3
I love this game.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
Most Helpful Reviews  Overall
27 of 30 people (90%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.5 hrs on record
Posted: June 28, 2015
Game of my childhood. One of the best 2D shooters I've ever played. Special effects are the best. There is blood everywhere. After many years I still love this game more than John Paul the 2nd. The only minus of this game is nothing.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
26 of 29 people (90%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
1.1 hrs on record
Posted: April 23
One of the greatest games I played in my past life... or in childhood? I don't remember
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
43 of 64 people (67%) found this review helpful
16 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 26, 2013
you shoot aliens
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
16 of 17 people (94%) found this review helpful
8 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 24, 2015
Played it many many times eons ago (I have the CD for quite a while now).
It is truly a classic for me. Ideal for relieving stress.

About the gameplay:
- Find the entrance
- Switch on your flashlight
- Collect ammo (and weapons)
- Find and start the generator in the building
- Wait a couple of seconds
- Shoot
- Shoot more
- Shoot even more
- Collect ammo
- Shoot
- Shoot more
- Shoot even more
- Shoot the sh*t out of them
- Kill 'em
- Kill 'em like a rabid animal
- Kill 'em like a rabid animal with style
- Shoot something that ends the level
- Develop your character
- Repeat

I really like the crazy amount of monsters, who are waiting just for you to massacre them.
If you like this, check out the other episodes, they are basicly the same as this here.

... and of course check out Zombie Shooter 1-2, too!
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
34 of 49 people (69%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 1, 2013
Funny but really short Top Down Shooter.
You can get a non-steam version of this game for free on http://www.myrealgames.com/download-free-games/alien-shooter/
★★★☆☆ 3/5
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
12 of 12 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
8.6 hrs on record
Posted: February 2, 2015
A simple top down shooter with one goal, KILL, EVERYTHING,

You get 2 modes:

Campaign:
Where you must beat level after level, it goes harder and with every level it comes more enemies,
you get a shop at start to buy upgrades, items and weapons to get stronger.

Survival:
Where you must fight against enemies until you die, stand how long as you can, with time it comes more and more enemies but weapons, upgrades, items and (only in this mode) powerups will come too.

(For newbies maybe the game is a little bit hard at start, just need a few trys)


The soundtrack is good and comes better together with this massacre of alien killing.

Before you buy this GET SURE your want a shooter where you just hold the mouse button to destory an alien army. (and at THIS point the game does all right)
Nothing special but i think it makes fun, and is good for when you get bored or to kill time.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
10 of 11 people (91%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.2 hrs on record
Posted: September 16, 2014
Don't let the graphics fool you. This is an excelent isometric shooter that leaves you feeling like a God of death by the end. The power creep is almost perfectly designed assuming you pay attention and buy all the new shiney guns when you can. The first time you wipe out an entire room in one shot is one hell of a feeling.

Highly recommended. I'm currently on my second play through.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
Recommended
6.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 26, 2014
This tiny game has literally become a classic over all these years. A dozen of guns, hordes of enemies, simplistic, yet dynamic and fast-paced gameplay and lots of gore. What else is needed for a good game about killing aliens? Well, maybe a little more than ten fairly modest levels that can be beaten in just two hours. But considering when and by whom Alien Shooter was made these problems are understandable. This game also has a number of sequels that somewhat help with it's short length, but I would prefer all them compiled in one 'big' game (a re-release, maybe?) than in five different short ones.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
9 of 11 people (82%) found this review helpful
Recommended
2.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 16, 2013
Simple, crazy, fun are the three words I would use to describe the wonderful display of wanton destruction that is Alien Shooter. Don't pay too much attention to the story because there isn't one, pay attention to the big guns and bigger baddies who you will be blowing up into a thousand giblets with your insane arsenal. Basically look at the screenshots thats the game blood, gore, big guns so if you like that sort of thing definitely pick this up.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny