Saucer Attack

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Saucer Attack
European cover art
Publisher(s) Lotus Soft[1]
Platform(s) Commodore 64[1]
Genre(s) Scrolling shooter[1]
Mode(s) Single-player

Saucer Attack is a computer game for the Commodore 64,[2] created by James D. Sachs and utilizing version elements from the scrolling shooter genre.



The game is a shoot 'em up where the player's job is to protect Washington, D.C. from invading flying saucers. The game screen presents a beautifully drawn backdrop of Washington, with various landmarks such as the Washington Monument visible. After a while, flying saucers start to descend from the top of the screen. The player has to move a crosshair at the saucers and fire bullets to destroy them. If allowed to proceed unharmed, saucers will hover near a famous landmark and shoot a beam of electricity at it, eventually destroying it. If all landmarks are destroyed, the game is lost.


  1. ^ a b c d e Saucer Attack at GameFAQs
  2. ^ Saucer Attack at Lemon 64
Review score
Publication Score
AllGame 2/5 stars