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“Alien Hominid” is a side-scrolling shooter game developed by Tom Fulp and Dan Paladin. Initially released in 2002, it quickly became popular due to its unique hand-drawn art style and challenging gameplay. The game’s premise involves an alien whose spaceship crashes on Earth, leading to a conflict with the FBI. Players control the alien as it fights off waves of agents using a variety of weapons and special moves, such as riding on enemy heads and devouring their skulls for power-ups​.

The gameplay is inspired by classic arcade shooters, requiring players to navigate through levels filled with enemies and obstacles. The game’s high difficulty level and fast-paced action have made it a favorite among fans of the genre. “Alien Hominid” is known for its quirky humor and engaging gameplay, which have contributed to its enduring popularity. It was originally launched on Newgrounds and later ported to multiple platforms, including consoles and an HD remaster​.

“Alien Hominid” has received several accolades for its innovative design and engaging gameplay. It has been praised for its artistic style and challenging levels, earning awards at the Independent Games Festival. The game’s success led to the development of additional titles, including “Alien Hominid HD” and the upcoming “Alien Hominid Invasion,” which promise to bring new content and updated features to the beloved series​.