Publishers Namco, Midway Games
Developers Namco
Release date 1979
Genre Shooter
Game rating

Game Description

Galaxian is a fixed shooter arcade game developed and released by Namco in 1979. It would be licensed out to Midway Games for manufacture and distribution in North America. In the game, the player controls a starship at the bottom of the screen as it must destroy the titular Galaxian aliens. Aliens will appear in a set formation towards the top of the screen and perform a dive-bomb towards whilst firing shots, in an effort to hit the player. Bonus points are awarded for destroying aliens in groups or by taking out enemies in mid-flight.

Download Galaxian

We might have the game available for more than one platform. Galaxian is currently available on these platforms:

Arcade (1979) (12.6KB)

Atari-2600 (1982) (7.37KB)

Atari 8-bit (1982) (52.8KB)

Apple II (1983) (15.4KB)

Atari-5200 (1983) (7.76KB)

ColecoVision (1983) (13.9KB)

Commodore 64 (1983) (12.4KB)

DOS (1983) (13.1KB)

PC-8800 (1983) (139KB)

Commodore VIC-20 (1984) (10.4KB)

Additional files, patches and fixes

Galaxian Atari 2600 Manual (English)

Galaxian Arcade Manual (English)

Galaxian Screenshots


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