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Destroy All Humans! (Series) Review
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Posted: 19 months ago, last updated 4 days ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.


Destroy All Humans! is an adventure game series that parodies Cold War-era alien invasion films. With open-world like a bit like Grand Theft Auto, you play the alien Crypto, tasked to gather DNA from humans and explore the open-world levels to do this. As you do this you discover a story about what happened to previous clones.

You are equipped with vast array of alien weapons and technology. You also have superhuman powers such as psychokinetic powers and the ability to disguise himself as humans and can use a jetpack to quickly navigate the environment. There are six sandbox locations which can be explored freely. Each location offers unique challenges for players to complete.
  • Destroy All Humans! (2005) on Xbox and PS2
  • Destroy All Humans! 2 (2007) on Xbox and PS2
  • Destroy All Humans! Big Willy Unleashed (2008) on Wii
  • Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon (2009) On Xbox 360
  • Destroy All Humans! (2020) on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4

The new game is a remake of the first Destroy All Humans! from 2005 that reboots the series. It modernizes gameplay and enhances most aspects of the game. Crypto’s legendary weapons cache, from the Anal Probe and Abducto Beam to Psychokinesis and Teslatastic Electricity, is all in there.

DetailsGame Details

Content Rating: PEGI 16

Release Date: 24/06/2005, updated in 2020

Platforms: PC, PS2, PS3, PS4, Stadia, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Genres: Action, Adventure, Open World and Shooting

Accessibility: 5 features

Developer: Black Forest Team (@BlackForestTeam)


Duration: This game will take between 12 hours and 15 hours to complete. The original Destroy All Humans game took this long, but each of these games varies in duration depending on how focused you are at exploring and completing them.
Players: This is a single player game.


Destroy All Humans! usually costs £14.99 to £34.99.

Destroy All Humans!

Destroy All Humans! (2005)

XBox Store Xbox One £14.99
PlayStation Store PS4 £15.99

Destroy All Humans! 2 (2006)

PlayStation Store PS4 £15.99
Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience. Skin Packs offer different outfits for Crypto up as the King of Rock and Roll, an evil Clown amongst others.

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Content Rating

Destroy All Humans is rated between PEGI 12 and PEGI 16 depending on the specific game. The new game is rated PEGI 16 for violence

In the US, ESRB state: The Destroy All Humans are all rated ESRB TEEN for Crude Humor, Drug Reference, Language, Sexual Themes and Violence

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