Aliens Colonial Marines

Why you really can’t make a videogame of Aliens

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at 04:09pm July 15 2013
Why you really can't make a videogame of Aliens

Or, indeed, any war film that’s more about tension than shooting, writes Steven Poole.

Aliens: Colonial Marines suit is ‘beyond meritless’, says Gearbox

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at 09:55am May 3 2013
Aliens: Colonial Marines gallery

Sega also describes class action lawsuit as ‘without merit’.

Sega and Gearbox hit by false advertising lawsuit over Aliens: Colonial Marines

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at 10:15am May 1 2013
Aliens: Colonial Marines gallery

Law firm claims that Sega and Gearbox misrepresented its product through trade shows and press previews.

Aliens: Colonial Marines for Wii U canned

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at 09:38am April 6 2013

Sega confirms that its shooter is no longer in development for Nintendo’s platform.

UK charts: Aliens: Colonial Marines hits number one

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at 09:22am February 18 2013

Sega shooter is the biggest new release of the year so far.

TimeGate Studios, the developer at the heart of an internet storm

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at 02:00pm February 15 2013

Another look at TimeGate Studios, the developer at the heart of the storm over Aliens: Colonial Marines’ prolonged, painful development.

Aliens: Colonial Marines review

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at 09:00am February 12 2013

Gearbox captures the Aliens aesthetic, but fails to do its ideas and images justice.

Aliens: Colonial Marines: is authenticity enough?

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at 02:35pm January 15 2013

An awkward moment follows Gearbox’s demonstration of Aliens: Colonial Marines’ campaign. After a moodily lit climb up the floors surrounding the gigantic power generator of the marines’ starship, the Sulaco, the Aliens fan in us is delighted to find it exactly as James Cameron’s cast left it back in 1986. But then senior producer Brian Burleson is asked what Gearbox’s new game brings to the firstperson shooter genre besides its storied, weighty licence.

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