Aliens: Colonial Marines review
Aliens: Colonial Marines Download
Title: Aliens: Colonial Marines
Genre: Action, First-Person Shooter, Survival Horror
Developer: Gearbox Software
About the Game
Alien: Colonal Marines is a first-person shooter developed by studio Gearbox Software and published Segou. The game is inspired by the Alien film series, so you'll find familiar characters and creatures.
The story of the game is a kind of continuation of the James Cameron movie: Aliens. The story takes place directly after the events of the film. In the game you get into the role of a Colonial Marine Corporal Christopher Winter. He is sent to investigate U.S.S. Sulaco in order to find Ellen Ripley, Corporal Dwayne Hicks and the rest mariňáckého team, who were appointed to LV-426th
In the game you get to hand weapons known from the movie such as the flamethrower, pulse rifle, smartgun, shotgun or robotic guards Turrets. There's also a welding lamp to seal or open the door and also known motion detector that will reveal an intruder at an angle of 180 degrees in front of you. Furthermore, you get experience points for killing the enemies and meet the target. Points allow you to improve the appearance of the characters, upgrade weapons and unlock skills. Encounters with different kinds of aliens. You meet facehuggera, chestburstera, pipe, runners, Praetorians and finally the queen. Even you meet new species created by developers.
Multiplayer includes cooperative campaign, but also several modes of online battles. There is a team deathmatch, but also a mode called escape, where Marines must reach the evacuation point and aliens must stop, and much more.
The screenplay was written by Bradley Thompson and David Weddle, who contributed to the screenplay for the sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica.
System Requirements PC
OS: Operating System: Windows XP SP3
Processor: 2 GHz Intel Dual Core Processor
Memory: 2GB RAM (XP), 2GB RAM (Vista)
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8500/ATI Radeon HD 2600 (256 minimum)
Hard Drive: 20GB free hard disk space
Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible