Released by Namco in 1982, Xevious is one of the first scrolling shooters ever. In it, you pilot a combat aircraft armed with a forward-firing Zapper and bombs through a varied terrain sets, fighting a horde of air and surface enemies.
Released by Namco in 1982, Xevious (ゼビウス) is one of the first scrolling shooters ever. It was a huge hit in Japan becoming a cult, but had moderate success in the USA where it was manufactured and distributed by Atari. In Brazil, it was known as Columbia.
You pilot a combat aircraft called Solvalou, armed with a forward-firing Zapper for aerial targets and an unlimited supply of air-to-surface Blaster bombs, through a varied terrain sets like forests, airstrips, bases, and mysterious Nazca Line-like drawings on the ground.
Enjoy here this free flash remake of this classic game. It’s pretty faithfull to the arcade original, but it’s faster and harder!
- Mouse click to start.
- Z: Fire (Zapper)
- X: Bomb (Blaster bombs)
- Arrow Keys: Move
Added In: July 22nd, 2011
Developer and/or publisher: Namco
Link to Xevious