Where were you when the Space Invaders came?

It was a simpler time when the Space Invaders first made their appearance in 1978; back when you just grabbed a shotgun and your trusty hound and picked off the evil buggers who dared to appear in America's heartland.

Well, lest you forget, we give you the Life magazine photospread of what it looked like back then - or at least what Ryan Snieder imagines a Life photospread from those days might have looked liked.

[Behance Network via GeekTyrant via io9]

-aaron sagers