Shock Troopers (1997)

About This Game

Shock Troopers (ショックトルーパーズ) is a run and gun arcade game developed by Saurus and published by SNK in 1997 for the Neo-Geo arcade and home platform. Gameplay involves taking command of one or three soldiers in an eight-way shooter. It was released for the Wii’s Virtual Console service in 2012 and also incorporated into the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable Neo Geo classics line in 2011.] SNK Playmore released it for iOS, Linux and Windows via Humble Bundle and Steam in 2016.

The fan favorite 2D top-down view action shooting game released exclusively on NEOGEO MVS in 1997, returns to the battlefield on GOG!
Progress through the battlefield, choosing the best routes and strategy!
  • ARCADE – Choose a character and go on your mission solo in “Lonely Wolf” mode, or form a team of three soldiers from the eight mercenary characters available, and try to rescue Dr. George and his granddaughter who have been kidnapped. The route you choose at the beginning will affect the progress of the game, allowing you to enjoy an original gameplay experience time after time.
  • MULTIPLAYER – Clear missions with a brother-in-arms far away via the Online Co-Op Play feature. Engage with a fellow countryman or foreign ally, and try to put an end to the evil plans of the terrorist group called the “Bloody Scorpions”!
  • LEADERBOARDS – Check your current rank & score in “SHOCK TROOPERS” at any time, as well as those of your friends and other top troopers!
  • SETTINGS – Configure your language, video and language display, and adjust sound volume settings to your preference for the most pleasant “SHOCK TROOPERS” experience ever.

Game Details

Genre Shooter – Action – Modern
Works on Windows (7, 8, 10)
Languages Audio and text: 日本語. Text only: Deutsch, English, español, français, italiano
Released January 1, 1997
Size 59 MB


Minimum system requirements – Windows:

7 / 8 / 10
Processor: Pentium 4 2.4Ghz
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics
DirectX: Version 9.0c
Hard drive space: 500 MB
Mouse Keyboard

Recommended system requirements – Windows:

7 / 8 / 10
Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 640
DirectX: Version 9.0c
Hard drive space: 500 MB
Mouse Keyboard 


Shock Troopers (1997)

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