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App ID 630
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Valve
Supported Systems
Technologies Engine.Source
Last Change Number 23320753
Last Record Update 26 April 2024 – 20:10:29 UTC ()
Release Date 19 July 2010 – 20:00:00 UTC ()

Co-operative multiplayer game and complete code base available for free.

Additional Information

This game is excluded from Steam Family Sharing because: Free Game

Developer Valve
gamedir swarm
metacritic_name Alien Swarm
icon empty string
metacritic_score 77
NoServers No
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/alien-swarm?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
primarycache 631
state eStateAvailable
serverbrowsername Alien Swarm
vacmacmodulecache SteamDB Unknown App 160 [UNPUBLISHED]
vacmodulecache SteamDB Unknown App 202 [UNPUBLISHED]
vacmodulefilename sourceinit.dat
community_visible_stats Yes
Publisher Valve
IsFreeApp Yes
Exclude from family sharing (exfgls) 3 (Free Game)
Store Release Date 19 July 2010 ()
community_hub_visible Yes
Primary Genre Action (1)
Store Genres Action (1)
Steam Release Date 19 July 2010 – 20:00:00 UTC ()
Original Release Date 19 July 2010 – 07:00:00 UTC () (1279522800)
Store Asset Modification Time 31 August 2019 – 08:18:19 UTC () (1567239499)
Is free on the store? Yes
review_score 8
review_percentage 94
Detected Technologies (?) Engine.Source, SDK.Bink_Video, SDK.Miles_Sound_System
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Playable
  • test_timestamp: 18 April 2023 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 5587483
  • configuration:
    supported_inputgamepad
    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke1
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav0
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_00
    non_deck_display_glyphs1
    small_text1
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimeproton-stable
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
  • Some functionality is not accessible when using the default controller configuration, requiring use of the touchscreen or virtual keyboard, or a community configuration
  • This game sometimes shows mouse, keyboard, or non-Steam-Deck controller icons
  • Entering some text requires manually invoking the on-screen keyboard
  • Some in-game text is small and may be difficult to read
  • This game supports Steam Deck's native display resolution but does not set it by default and may require you to configure the display resolution manually
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck

Supported Languages

1 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles
English Yes

Tags

Categories

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icon 67126b5081b423af53f5e88e8e81d91b15daa644
logo de3320a2c29b55b6f21d142dee26d9b044a29e97
logo_small de3320a2c29b55b6f21d142dee26d9b044a29e97_thumb
clienticns 66765cbb21b8e4c806aee57a6f15eea8ed54c9ad
small_capsule
englishcapsule_231x87.jpg
header_image
englishheader.jpg
library_assets
library_capsuleen view image
library_heroen view image
library_logoen view image
logo_position/pinned_positionCenterCenter
logo_position/width_pct47.06437546034232
logo_position/height_pct100
Web Assets
capsule_231x87.jpgLast-Modified: 18 September 2012 – 23:00:46 UTC
capsule_467x181.jpgLast-Modified: 18 September 2012 – 23:00:46 UTC
capsule_616x353.jpgLast-Modified: 18 September 2012 – 23:00:46 UTC
header.jpgLast-Modified: 18 September 2012 – 23:00:47 UTC
library_600x900.jpgLast-Modified: 31 August 2019 – 08:17:08 UTC
library_hero.jpgLast-Modified: 31 August 2019 – 08:12:33 UTC
logo.pngLast-Modified: 31 August 2019 – 08:18:19 UTC

Steam charts

  • 13 players right now
  • 33 24-hour peak
  • 60,467 all-time peak 20 July 2010
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Store data

  • 88,909 followers
  • 19,930 positive reviews
  • 1,080 negative reviews
  • 94.86% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 0 viewers right now
  • 0 24-hour peak
  • 103,722 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😍 Very Positive
  • 92.62% SteamDB Rating
  • 19,930 94.9% positive reviews
  • 1,080 5.1% negative reviews

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How many players are playing Alien Swarm right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 13 players live playing Alien Swarm on Steam.

Alien Swarm had an all-time peak of 60467 concurrent players on 20 July 2010.

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