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Aliens: Colonial Marines

32 Years of Alien Games (Part 3)

32 Years of Alien Games (Part 3)

Well marines, it’s been a long and crazy ride, but hang tight, we’re finally nearing the end. We left the base in Part 1 for a look at the first ever Alien game, Fox’s own Atari 2600 Alien cartridge in 1982, and ended with the last of the licensed Alien 3 games and the now-legendary first of Rebellion Developments’ AvP games for the Atari Jaguar, all in 1994. That was also the year in which a particularly interesting sub-set of id Software and Counterstrike-based fan-made Alien mods took off, with a Doom TC (total conversion) that was so good, several [...]

January 28, 2015 Neurotic Editorials, Varia 1

Aliens: Colonial Marines – Givin’ You a Facehug

Aliens: Colonial Marines – Givin’ You a Facehug

Colonial Marines Contact Trailer   I just don’t learn.  It seems that I simply NEED to have every Aliens game that comes out.  The last one though(AVP), truth be told still leaves a bad taste in my mouth. The game controls were clunky which detracted a lot from the game play, and regretfully the didn’t sort out the multiplayer for the initial roll-out, and there was basically no one online. Will that prevent me from getting the next rendition? Hell No!  It has ALIENS AND MARINES.  Two great reasons to buy any game. .. Some of my fondest memories of the [...]

June 8, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0