Alien 8 Remake is my Mac OS X port of Ignacio Pérez Gil's outstanding remake of Ultimate's (now Rare) legendary 8-bit isometric computer game. See the included documents and the web site http://retrospec.sgn.net/users/ignacio/a8i.htm for details.
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This port of Alien 8 Remake has been built as a universal binary for PowerPC-based and Intel-based Macs. It has been built and tested on Mac OS X 10.5.3, but should be compatible with Mac OS X 10.4 or later. Fullscreen mode is broken on Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), but windowed mode works fine.
This port of Alien 8 Remake is provided as a disk image for MacOS X. It comes with more detailed documentation.
Mac OS X
|Download Alien 8 Remake 1.0.1 for Mac OS X (14 MB)|
|first Mac OS X port of Alien 8 Remake|
|fullscreen mode is disabled on startup to avoid crashes on Lion|
The Macintosh port of Alien 8 Remake is provided free of charge in the hope that it will be useful but comes with absolutely no warranty, neither by Michael Thies nor by Ignacio Pérez Gil.
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