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They Came From the Sky is retro shooting game where you control a 1950s Flying Saucer with one mission: make a delicious juicy human smoothie. You play by aiming your beam at the various threats and beaming up humans. The twist is that you play with a just two buttons one that fires the beam and switches your direction and another that lets you bash the humans to the floor.
Unfortunately, They Came From the Sky is not available on Android, Mac, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox X|S or iOS. However, we recommend the following games that offer a similar experience or theme, and at a lower age rating:
Release Date: 20/05/2019, updated in 2022
Out Now: PC and Switch
Content Rating: PEGI 16
Skill Rating: 3+ year-olds
Genres: Rhythm, Shooting and Action
Accessibility: 2 features
Components: 2D Side-On and Pixels
Developer: Fob Ti (@FobTi)
Costs: Purchase cost
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Release Date: 10/04/2019, updated in 2020
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Release Date: 26/02/2021
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Release Date: 25/02/2022
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Release Date: 14/03/2013, updated in 2023
Out Now: iOS
Skill Rating: 12+ year-olds
Components: 2D Side-On and Hand-Made
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Out Now: Android, PC and iOS
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Release Date: 06/04/2009, updated in 2020
Out Now: 3DS and 2DS, Amazon Fire, Android, DS, Xbox 360 and iOS
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Release Date: Coming soon
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If They Came From the Sky is not age appropriate for your child, here are similar games ordered by age rating so you can find an age-appropriate alternative that’s also a game they will love.
Here are a selection of games with a similar theme to They Came From the Sky:
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If you like the sound of They Came From the Sky but it doesn’t offer the accessibility you require, the games in this section offer a similar experience but with more Accessibility Features.
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