The best classic and old school Aliens games

Alien Breed

Alien Breed

Alien Breed is a sci-fi top-down shooter created by Team17 originally for the Amiga and released in 1991. The game, heavily inspired by the movie Aliens, is similar to the famous Atari arcade Gauntlet in terms of gameplay.

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players aliens multi-directional multi-scrolling shooter science fiction top-down walkabout

Starglider II

Starglider II

Starglider 2 a 3D space combat simulator developed by Argonaut Software initially for the Amiga and published in 1988 by Rainbird also for the Atari ST. The game was also ported to...

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: 3d aliens first-person flight science fiction shoot em up space flight

Captain Blood

Captain Blood

Captain Blood is a space adventure created by ERE Informatique initially for the Atari ST, then ported to Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, and many other platforms.

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-04-03Tags: action-adventure aliens atari st first-person space exploration

Alien Breed 3D

Alien Breed 3D

Alien Breed 3D is the fourth game in the Alien Breed series and was developed by Team17. It was published by Team17 and Ocean in 1995 for the Amiga, both ECS and AGA models, including the Amiga CD32.

Year: 1995 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 3d aga aliens amiga cd32 amiga original game fps multiplayer science fiction shoot em up texture map

Dark Seed

Dark Seed

Dark Seed (or Darkseed) is a horror graphic adventure created by Cyberdreams for PC and Amiga in 1992 (and later ported to other platforms). The game illustrations were drawn by the famous artist H.

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aliens horror point and click

Super Stardust

Super Stardust

After the success of the original Stardust, the Finnish studio Bloodhouse decided to change publisher and create an enhanced version of their Asteroids clone. Published by Team 1...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aga aliens amiga original game arcade asteroids clone flight science fiction shoot em up space flight

Fade to Black

Fade to Black

Fade to Black is a 3D action-adventure created by Delphine Software and published in 1995 by Electronic Arts for PC and Playstation. It's the sequel to the popular 1992 cinematic platformer Flashback.

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-adventure aliens motion capture polygons science fiction

Starcross

Starcross

Starcross is an interactive fiction/text adventure published by Infocom initially in 1982. The story was written by Dave Lebling, one of the authors of Zork. As many Infocom games...

Year: 1982 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aliens interactive fiction mystery science fiction spaceship text adventure

Return to Ringworld

Return to Ringworld

Return to Ringworld is a science-fiction point and click adventure game developed and published by Tsunami Media in 1994. The title that came out for the DOS is based on the novels...

Year: 1994 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aliens novel point and click puzzle-solving science fiction

Rick Dangerous II½

Rick Dangerous II½

Rick Dangerous II½ is an exclusive level of the Amiga platformer Rick Dangerous by Core Design, released as coverdisk of The One Magazine in 1991..

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aliens amiga original game coverdisk freeware puzzle-solving side-scrolling single screen

Project-X

Project-X

Project-X is a sci-fi horizontal shooter created by Team17 originally for Amiga and released in 1992. The DOS version was released 2 years later. Probably inspired by R-Type II a...

Year: 1992 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aliens amiga original game arcade h-scrolling shoot-em up science fiction shoot em up

War Planets: Age of Chaos

War Planets: Age of Chaos

War Planets: Age of Chaos is a sci-fi real-time strategy game set in the War Planets universe created by the toy company Trendmasters. The game, created by Trendmasters itself, was...

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-07-31Tags: aliens licensed real-time rts science fiction war

Blood Money

Blood Money

Blood Money is a 2D side-scrolling shoot 'em up created by DMA Design and published by Psygnosis in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, and DOS. A Commodore 64 version was also released one year later.

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players aliens amiga original game arcade multi-scrolling shooter multiplayer science fiction shoot em up

The Reap

The Reap

The Reap is a futuristic shoot 'em-up created by Housemarque in 1997 for Microsoft Windows. The scrolling is isometric, like the famous arcade Zaxxon, but the game features 3D modeled levels with hi-quality rendered graphics.

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-05-13Tags: 3d rendering aliens isometric science fiction shoot em up