When comparing Ultimate Chicken Horse vs Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop, the Slant community recommends Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop for most people. In the question“What are the best co-op games on Steam?” Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop is ranked 31st while Ultimate Chicken Horse is ranked 69th.
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Pro Unique maps
While there are only 10 base maps, each map has unique mechanics that makes them very refreshing going from on to the next.
Pro Build your own challenge, every time
Levels start out simple, but each round begins with players adding something helpful or harmful to the level.
Pro It's free
Pro Promotes human interaction and teamplay
Discussing tactics with teammates in lobby prior to mission in order to get best results.
Pro Doesn't require high performance machine to run it
Do you have a potato with download capabilities? Today is your lucky day!
Pro Has class system
The Officer - master of assault shotgun and explosives.
Special Weapons - master of minigun and autogun. The 'Heavy' guy.
Medic - heals team, supports with stun weapons.
Tech Marine - unlocks locked doors, hacks computers.
Pro Highly customisable
Stating with difficulty, challenges and up to UI
Pro Enforces aiming skills in order to avoid dealing damage to team members
Pro You can see your teammates all the time
Pro Various challenging campaigns and maps
Pro It's funny when you're better than your friends
You can see your friends dying on easier difficulties and it's a blast.
Con Sometimes you just can't win
Depending on your friends, people can make maps impossible to win. This can get very frustrating.
Con The game itself is a bit clunky
Some mechanics feel a little clunky, such as the friendly fire mechanic.