They came from Verminest

Vintage sci-fi and classic gameplay now together in 3D!

They came from Verminest poster


A game by Locomalito
Music and sound Gryzor87
Illustration Marek Barej
Release date February 15th, 2012
Genre Shoot 'em up
Developed over 3 months
Creative Commons License: CC-BY-NC-ND


A ferocious insect army has emerged from the planet Verminest and is spreading throughout the galaxy. Defend five worlds and fight the plague until you reach the very nest of Queen Verminia.

The game

They came from Verminest is a single-screen shmup with the spirit of a sci-fi movie from the 50's.
Fight giant insect formations in outer space and over the surface of various exotic planets. Defeat enemies on a close range and destroy squadron leaders strategically to get extra bonuses. Unlock up to 4 ship upgrades to make things easier. It feature video modes for vintage film grain and anaglyphic 3D glasses.

Key features




They came from Verminest