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Area 51

Windows - 1996

Also available on: SEGA Saturn

Alt name エリア51
Year 1996
Platform Windows
Released in United Kingdom, United States
Genre Action
Theme Arcade, Rail Shooter, Sci-Fi / Futuristic, Video Backdrop
Publisher Atari Games Corporation, Atari, Inc.
Developer Mesa Logic, Inc.
Perspective 1st-Person
4.71 / 5 - 24 votes

Description of Area 51

Area 51 (aka エリア51), a really nice action game sold in 1996 for Windows, is available and ready to be played again! Also available on SEGA Saturn, time to play an arcade, sci-fi / futuristic, video backdrop and rail shooter video game title.

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Comments and reviews

budgett 2022-12-06 0 point

i did just like IVOR BIGGUN said and it did not worked. i get error 105 saying it could not find installation languages

anmattos 2022-12-01 0 point

To play the game on Win 10, mount the image.

To to folder "Area51". Right click Area51.exe, go to compatibility mode and select "Windows 95". Then execute the EXE.

No need to install.

Ivor Biggun 2022-01-23 1 point

Ok solved it
Extract all files to one folder from iso
go here
and download (click link)
unpack it and copy setup32.exe to iso folder
drag setup.exe and drop it on setup32.exe
install game (location is c:area51)
now open your iso folder and open AREA51 folder
now copy WINART and WINAUDIO folders
and past them into C:Area51 folder
now run the Area51.exe (make a shortcut) and enjoy the game
(it may crash at first and not work just restart pc and play

Ivor Biggun 2022-01-23 2 points

Mounted (ooh err) and nothing works
This version is not compatable with this version of windows....ect...ect..

BigTRulz 2021-10-27 1 point

You have to mount the cue file as a CD/DVD and run it from there.

JAM 2021-07-27 1 point

I Downloaded it and a got a bin file and a cue file, there's no exe and I tried DOSBox but nothing happened. Am I doing something wrong?

Blue Soldier Dude 2020-01-15 0 point


Peaceout2603 2019-07-18 -2 points

is it old?

Keanu Reeves 2019-07-18 13 points

Perfect virtual training for the raid.

E 2018-12-21 -2 points

It just doesn't work for me all it is is a blank VLC media file.

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