8-Bit Invaders! is a fast-paced, retro Real-Time Strategy game for the PC. Control the military might of the Galactic Marine Corps or Invade with the devastating power of the Cranioids! Mine, Build, and Fight your way to victory! Conquering the Multiverse was never so easy.
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Release Date: Dec 16, 2016

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April 7

8-Bit Invaders Game Maintenance Patch - 04/07/17

Hi 8-Bit Players!

Today's update is just a quick maintenance release in relation to our 6 new languages (Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Turkish, Arabic, and Romanian.) These languages are now live and we are doing some testing with our localization teams to fix any visible issues. While the game is fully playable in these languages you should consider this BETA until our testing is complete.

Thanks for your support and have a great weekend!

  • Fully enabled support for Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Turkish, Arabic, and Romanian Languages
  • Added several missing characters to each language


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March 24

8-Bit Invaders Game Update #11 - 03/24/17

Hi everyone!

We have quite a few tweaks for today's patch - plus some improvements to make the game more accessible to our players in other parts of the world.

Our update today includes support for 6 new languages - Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Turkish, Arabic, and Romanian. These are being released as BETA and we know there's a little more to do yet. Please send us a screenshot of any text issues you might find if you're running one of these new languages.

In addition to languages, we're also making a good number of balance changes per your ongoing feedback. Let us know what you think!

As always, thanks for your support!


  • The Wyvern and Gremlin units were using incorrect armor types (Heavy and Light respectively). They now are using the Air armor type as intended.
  • The Wraith and Gremlin unit tooltips showed a light attack when they in fact have no damaging attack - this has been fixed.
  • Map Circular Logic: Three resource positions moved; the resource points near the bottom of the start position ramps are now all on the same side of the ramp.
  • All infantry have had their stealth detection radius increased by 20%
  • All turrets have had their stealth detection radius increased by 30%
  • Rocket Copter: Range reduced to 700 (was 800)
  • Artillery (Renegades): Move speed reduced to 180 (was 200)
  • Sniper Infantry: Basedamage increased to 18 (was 15)
  • AA Drone: Build cost increased to 80 (was 60), Build time increased to 8 (was 6)
  • Arbalist: Build time reduced to 12 seconds (was 15)
  • Dragon: Base damage for Anti-Air attack increased to 12 (was 8)
  • Rogue: Weapon cooldown increased to 1.5 (was 1.2)
  • Pikeman: Health increased to 95 (was 80), Build cost reduced to 60 (was 80)
  • Aggressor: Range reduced to 700 (was 800)
  • Mothership: Weapon cooldown increased to 1.0 (was 0.7)


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About This Game

The Invasion Has Begun!

8-Bit Invaders! is a fast-paced, retro Real-Time Strategy game for the PC. Control the military might of the GALACTIC MARINE CORPS or invade with the devastating power of the alien CRANIOIDS! No matter which side you choose, everything in 8-Bit Invaders! is easy to understand for beginners and hardcore gamers alike. Collect resources, build your army, and then crush your opponent!

Conquering the Multiverse was never so easy.

A 24 mission single-player campaign comes with achievements and technology that grow your destructive power with every victory. Fight alone or find a buddy and take on the enemy together in 10 additional co-op missions. Or, test your skills against the AI in a variety of 2, 4, 6 or 8-player maps in skirmish battles.

8-Bit Invaders! includes all of this, and more…

  • 24 offline campaign missions.
  • New 'Conquer The Multiverse' real-time strategic metagame scenarios providing for opportunities to invade new worlds
  • Classic Base-Building mechanics let you construct the ultimate HQ from which to launch attacks against your foes.
  • Easy to understand advanced military and alien units and structures lets RTS beginners jump right in.
  • 10 co-op missions to play with your friends.
  • Destructible environments on maps ranging from small to very large.
  • 2-8 player battles against Human and AI opponents of varying skill levels.
  • A rocking soundtrack from composer Frank Klepacki.
  • Full cross-play with 8-Bit Armies and 8-Bit Hordes for those epic MEGA BATTLES between factions across games, and the Multiverse!
  • From the same team that brought you RTS classics such as Star Wars: Empire at War, Universe at War, and Grey Goo.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows Vista SP2
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz Dual Core Processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce GTS 250 or ATI Radeon HD 3870
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • OS: Windows 7 or newer
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz+ Quad Core Processor
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce 550 Ti or AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
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