50 Games Like It came from space, and ate our brains

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Crimsonland HD, Alien Shooter, and Nature's Zombie Apocalypse are our top selection to play today.

The latest addition in this selection are Borderlands 3 Super released the 13 September 2019 and ranked #37, BulletRage released the 31 December 2018 and ranked #43, Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain released the 30 December 2018 and ranked #24.

50 Games like It came from space, and ate our brains daily generated comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes casual top-down view shooter games for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

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Explore atmospheric locations with a flashlight and a weapon powerful enough to blast those unwanted intergalactic guests back into space. Survive hordes of enemies trying to corner you and get inside your skull at least until you set a new high score and die like a badass! Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

1# Crimsonland HD - 2014

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Complete sixty quests to unlock a massive array of awesome weapons and abilities, then unleash your arsenal in Survival modes with online leaderboards. Features: - Sixty missions in the Quest mode - Five survival modes with Game Center leaderboards - 30 unique weapons - 55 awesome perks - 21 Game Center achievements - MFi gamepad support - Supports iPhone 6 / Plus resolutions!

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2# Alien Shooter - 2016

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Your mission is simple clear the base so there are just dead monsters' corpses left around. The alien invasion has begun, we have one chance, and that is to stop them cold in their staging area.

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3# Nature's Zombie Apocalypse - 2015

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Animals are the heroes in this hilariously quirky zombie shooter. Elephants with miniguns and sloths with flamethrowers are just a few of the crazy combinations available to take on the undead. Gaming with your friends has never been so much fun!

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4# Helldivers - 2015

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HELLDIVERS™ is a hardcore, cooperative, twin stick shooter from the creators of Magicka. As part of the elite unit called the HELLDIVERS, players must work together to protect SUPER EARTH and defeat the enemies of mankind in an intense intergalactic war.

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5# Tesla vs Lovecraft - 2018

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Use devastating weapons to mow down hordes of nightmarish monsters, collect mighty powerups to boost the carnage, and finally overwhelm your enemies with the immense firepower of the Tesla-Mech battle robot!. On the eve of Nikola Tesla's greatest invention, his laboratory is burned down by the inhuman minions of the horror author H. P. Lovecraft.

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7# Zazmo Arcade Pack - 2018

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The Zazmo Arcade Pack is a collection of co-op, single player and competitive games inspired by arcade games we love. We took a few of our favorites and put the Donley Time Foundation spin on them. Five arcade games with multiple modes and tons of fun for you!

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10# Alienation - 2016

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Isometric shooter set in the fantasy/science-fiction, which is the spiritual successor of similar conceptually, Dead Nation. The player takes the role of a mercenary who fights against all the hordes of invading aliens. In addition, the Alienation offers an optional cooperative mode for four people.

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11# State of Anarchy: Master of Mayhem - 2017

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Features: - intense action - hilarious doodle graphics and mouth made sound effects - 60+ weapons. - 100+ enemies and bosses - 3 cars and 6 spaceships - talents and weapon upgrades - 48 stages - awesome rock music Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

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12# X-Morph: Defense - 2017

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Unique fusion of a top down shooter and tower defense strategy. You are the X-Morph - an alien species that invades Earth to harvest its resources. Strategize in the build mode by carefully selecting various types of alien towers or throw yourself right into the battle. Build mazes for incoming enemies in an environment that provides exceptional planning freedom. Tear down buildings and collapse bridges to support your defense or to simply indulge in a spectacle of unprecedented destruction.

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13# Dimension Drive - 2017

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Instantly switch between them to dodge waves of bullets, reach secret areas, or surprise your enemies. Climb the global leaderboards in four different difficulty modes ranging from Normal for a balanced challenge to Insane for whoever can take the pain. - Space shoot'em up action switching between two battlefields on one split screen - Play solo or in local co-op - 13 levels of story campaign and 13 more in New Game+ mode - Online leaderboards and four difficulty modes offer the ultimate challenge - Advanced gameplay strategies including Drift and Reverse Drive to test your skill - Find secret data cubes to unlock and power-up new weapons like the Flak Shotgun or the Pulse Cannon - Created by two ex-space engineers

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14# Jamestown - 2015

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Jamestown: Legend Of The Lost Colony is a neo-classical top-down shooter for up to 4 players, set on 17th-century British Colonial Mars. It features all the intensity, depth, and lovingly handcrafted pixels of a classic arcade shooter, with a modern twist: deeply-integrated cooperative gameplay.

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15# Corpse Mob - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game Corpse Mob
Screenshot of the video game Corpse Mob

Kill thousands of zombies in single player and in local co-op in this fast-paced top-down arcade shooter. Stranded in a forest, surrounded by zombies four survivors have no choice but to grab some weapons and fight for their lives!

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17# Super Mutant Alien Assault - 2016

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"Taking up arms solo or with a friend, you must dance with death in a brutal and addictive arcade platformer shooter inspired by Super Crate Box and stuffed to the brim with unlockables. Fight through rapid fire single screen levels each with a random combination of platform layout, objective, vending machines and enemies. Dodge and weave amongst the aliens to stay alive but don’t leave them standing too long or the ship’s radiation will mutate them into bigger, nastier versions. Only by unlocking and mastering the wild variety of weapons, explosives, special abilities, defense moves and perks can you hope to survive across all three galaxies, rid your ship of the mutant menace and save the oblivious humans."

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18# Pigeons Attack - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game Pigeons Attack
Screenshot of the video game Pigeons Attack

Pigeons Attack is a top-down shooter whose goal is to survive the pigeons hordes and find the path to Kingdom of Pruuzharia. Use upgrades and weapons placed around the level. Unlock new characters, maps and magic runes. Help fight this invasion, alone or with your friend!

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20# Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop - 2017

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Co-operative top-down shooter game available for free. An epic bug hunt featuring a unique blend of co-op play and squad-level tactics. Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop extends Alien Swarm, bringing more of everything: maps, aliens, game modes, guns... And most importantly Steam Workshop support.

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21# 12 is Better Than 6 - 2015

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12 is Better Than 6 is a dynamic top-down shooter with stealth elements, presented in a Wild West theme. The story puts you in the shoes of escaped slave fleeing to the United States in 1873.

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22# Deadstone - 2014

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Based on the inhospitable frontier world of Mars, against the backdrop of a bacterial outbreak, Deadstone offers a compelling blend of frantic combat and tower defense, backed by a highly nuanced character development system and strategic elements of resource management.

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24# Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain - 2018

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Includes 50+ severe missions, where you must fight against gigantic enemy creatures and huge invader weapons in 5 different difficulties. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy). Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

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25# JYDGE - 2018

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Create your own play-style by augmenting your JYDGE, modifying your Gavel rifle, and choosing fearless companions to suit the tasks at hand. - Deal ruthless Jystice with lead, rockets, lasers, electricity, and other deadly tools of the law.

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