All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’

Aliens Sequel Video Game Out Today, Reviews Are Not Good

Last week, a new trailer for Aliens: Colonial Marines attempted to split the difference between the heavy action gaming that appeals to mainstream gamers and the fanservice that fans of the Alien and Predator series’ expect. Since the game is a sequel to the movie Aliens, it was clear that the title would lean more toward James Cameron’s action movie …

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Bug Hunt Is The First Planned DLC For Aliens: Colonial Marines, Will Be Out In March

Aliens: Colonials Marines comes out tomorrow, and that means Gearbox and Sega will now be directing its attention towards DLC for the title. Sega outlined its plans over the weekend on how it intends to support the title throughout 2013. Sega says that Aliens: Colonial Marines will receive four DLC add-ons throughout 2013 that add more campaign and multiplayer content. …

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New Aliens: Colonial Marines Trailer Slows Down the Action

The previews for Aliens: Colonial Marines have been a bit back and forth. By that I mean some of them make the game look like a thoughtful spinoff of the first three Alien movies with similarly creepy design (the alien hive preview), while others have made the game look like a mindless shooter that resembles all the action-heavy parts of …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines Multiplayer Trailer Released

One of the best unfulfilled promises when it comes to Aliens games is good multiplayer where some players can take on the role of the xenomorphs. 2010’s Aliens vs. Predator did an okay job with the concept, but it still fell short of that ideal of worried, huddled marines slowly making their way through an alien-infested environment while other players …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines Channels James Cameron In Latest Trailer

Aliens: Colonial Marines is shaping up to be one of the best shooters of the year. Early previews have indicated that Gearbox Software “gets it” by making Xenomorphs the terrifying foe that they should be. You wouldn’t know that, however, if you only watch the latest trailer. In what’s called the “Kick Ass Trailer,” Sega shows off the more action …

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Check Out The Aliens: Colonial Marines TV Spot

I think we can all agree that Borderlands 2 was one of the best gaming experiences of 2012. Gearbox deserved all of the accolades it won for the game, and now the studio can rest easy knowing that its work is done, right? Well, that would be true if the studio wasn’t nearing completion on one of the most anticipated …

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New Aliens: Colonial Marines Preview Shows Off the Alien Hive

Sega and Gearbox this week released another sneak peek at the upcoming Aliens: Colonial Marines. This time, the eerie silence of a xenomorph hive onboard the U.S.S. Sulaco is shown off in all of its shiny glory. The art style was, quite obviously based on James Cameron’s Aliens. It appears, at least, that Gearbox has captured the look and feel …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines is a Sequel to the First Three Movies, Shows Trailer

Videogames based on the Aliens universe have been notoriously sub-par in the past. With Aliens: Colonial Marines, Gearbox is attempting to give the franchise a videogame it can finally be proud of. It remains to be seen whether the gameplay and design of the game will impress players, but it appears the developer has at least provided a relevant story. …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines “Escape” Multiplayer Mode Revealed [Video]

Gearbox may be gearing up for the launch of the great-looking Borderlands 2, but the studio still has other projects in the works. One of those projects, Aliens: Colonial Marines, looks to bring the Aliens franchise to a respectable place in gaming. With the possible exception of Alien 3 on the Super Nintendo, most Aliens games have been mediocre at …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines Gets Amazing Collector’s Edition

Gearbox has nailed what makes a Collector’s Edition truly collectable. The two versions of the Collector’s Edition for Borderlands 2 are pretty amazing. I thought there could be nothing better until they revealed the Aliens: Colonial Marines Collector’s Edition. The image you see above is the Collector’s Edition in all of its glory. As you can see, the highlight of …

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Aliens: Colonial Marines Delayed To February 2013

It was so sad to see BioShock Infinite delayed to February of next year. I was scared that Irrational’s high-flying game would be all alone in the winter month with nobody to comfort it. It’s good news then that the cold, acidic embrace of a Xenomorph is now there to keep it company. That’s right folks, Sega and Gearbox’s Aliens: …

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