Virtual Programming has published the arcade action/role-playing game Alien Shooter 2 to the Mac. The game, which is also known as Alien Shooter: Vengeance, puts players in the role of a mercenary working for M.A.G.M.A. Corporation and faced with fighting off hordes of aliens. Luckily, they have over 50 types of weapons, as well as more than 20 types of gadgets, at their disposal.
Alien Shooter 2's graphics are displayed in a three-fourths perspective, similar to older RPGs, with dynamic shadows and lighting, natural weather phenomena, and the ability to show up to 100 monsters simultaneously. Three game modes – Campaign, Survival, and Network – are included. Pricing is US$19.95 and Mac OS X version 10.5, an Intel processor, 512MB RAM, and 3GB hard drive space are recommended.