Alien Hominid

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Alien Hominid HD is now available on Xbox 360 Live Arcade! Go try it and buy it!

Your UFO has crash landed, and the FBI is out to get you! Time to take them out!

Programming by Tom Fulp of Newgrounds.com!
Art by Dan Paladin!

Use the arrows to run around and aim your gun. The 'a' key shoots and the 's' key jumps. When jumping over an enemy, press DOWN and 's' to do a freak attack!

* You can ride enemy heads past roadblocks. they can run right through while they are freaking out!

* Eat enemy skulls in front of other enemies while on their shoulders -- their friend's reaction will give you a free cheapshot!

* If all else fails, you can try crawling your way to the end like the scum you are! haha

8/20/02 UPDATE:
Fixed grenade / Freak Attack Glitch
Fixed CAPS LOCK issues
Removed first grenade guy (now just 1)
Added first level intro cinema!


I think this game is great, I love the art and everything else, but I don't really like the controls. Otherwise, I would've given it 5 stars, except for the fact that I think the projectiles are too fast. I know that might be because I'm bad at the game, but for some reason I think even cuphead can be easier

This game is a masterpiece. I really admire the animations and graphics. The gameplay is cool too.

what a fun game but its way too short

Very cool game. I like the different moves the character can make with only a few buttons. That combined with the versatile behavior and reactions of the basic enemy also provides great depth to gameplay. The large amount of bosses/subbosses is great. The humor expressed trough enemy emotions and never repeating background animation is also great.

Too bad only one level is free and it is the only level officially available for PC players, it is ultimately short. I have played it so many times over the years.

The full game needs to be released to PC officially otherwise PC only players will use emulators and not buy the full game. I am all for paying for developers work, but have no desire to buy a console, something I consider an outdated technology.

This definitely needs to be on PC. I was disappointed to search AH on steam and only find Castle Crashers.

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4.17 / 5.00

Aug 7, 2002
9:21 PM EDT
Action - Shooter - Run 'n Gun
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