It’s pretty simple and fun. It’s great if you have friends on Steam to play with though you could practice on your own in single player. The Software Development Kit (SDK) is available to all Steam users.
Fast Paced and intense combat with a nice leveling system.
Occasional graphics slowdown, sometimes controls can make things difficult, far too linear.
Way to short of a campaign and little replay value.
By UMLan on September 15, 2010
Today we are going to be taking a closer look at newest release by Valve, Alien Swarm. Alien Swarm is a third person coop shooter that takes on Aliens head on. With great graphics and fun game play this release should be acquired by everyone. The...-
By GamerTell on August 02, 2010
It’s rare when you can actually apply the “you get what you pay for” thought to something cheap and have it mean something. It usually means that you went for the lowest price or bidder and the workmanship will likely be pretty shoddy....94
By Gameplay Monthly on July 26, 2010
Alien Swarm is a 3rd Person Shooter created by Valve the PC. It features a rather unique bird’s-eye view camera, from where you see your character and the characters your partners are playing as. Four people can play at a time, and that’s...75
By Hooked Gamers on July 25, 2010
You know that sweet little dessert that you look forward to after dinner? Well, thats exactly what Alien Swarm is, because once you get to it, it is a blast which you thoroughly enjoy until it suddenly, sadly comes to an end. Alien Swarm is a 3rd...80
By Games Radar on July 23, 2010
Well, the success of Left 4 Dead was bound to inspire similar works, and that’s precisely was Alien Swarm is. As our more astute readers might have guessed, Alien Swarm delivers exactly what the title promises: Aliens and lots of ‘em. Like...60
By GamePlanet on July 21, 2010
If you can't see why Valve releasing a completely free online co-op title isn't supremely awesome, we can't help...85
By The Buzz Media on July 19, 2010
Heads up to the gamers out there, Valve is giving away their new 4-player co-op, top-down, action-based game Alien Swarm today over Steam; the game “unlocks” in a couple of hours for anyone wanting to install it.Alien Swarm was developed by...-
By PCMweb on August 07, 2010
Hoewel Alien Swarm voor een gratis spel echt degelijk in elkaar zit, loopt het toch het risico om saai te worden door gebrek aan levels en de wat repetitieve gameplay. Met gebruik van mods en door het samenspelen met vrienden is dit gemis deels op te...70
By FZ.se on August 02, 2010
Är du en av de gamla rävar som saknar klassiker som Alien Breed och Chaos Engine? Tillhör du även de som till högsta grad uppskattar att spela co-op med vänner? Då bör du ta en titt på Alien Swarm. Alien...80
By GamerLobby on July 31, 2010
Das größte positive Argument für Alien Swarm ist und bleibt, dass das Spiel kostenlos erhältlich ist. Dennoch ist das Spiel vor allem mit drei Freunden sehr spaßig und unterhält für ein drei bis vier Stunden. Hinzu...79