One of the biggest gripes people had with Aliens: Colonial Marines was the lackluster (to say the least) Xenomorph AI, but now it seems that some of the issues can be traced to a single letter typo.
This was posted back in October of 2017 by ModDB user jamesdickinson963, who created the TemplarGFX mod that was well-received for its ... [Read More]
A new Aliens: Colonial Marines Overhaul mod has been released! The critically reviled game, Aliens: Colonial Marines, is getting some positive attention recently. As some of you may have seen reported by numerous gaming websites, modder TemplarGFX has been working on significant changes to the game, which in his words bring it closer to “how it should have been when ... [Read More]
We finally have an update on the long-running Aliens Colonial Marines class action lawsuit which was originally filed in April 2013 by two gamers because of the game’s misleading marketing. We last heard in August 2014 that Sega had agreed to pay out $1.25M in the settlement to gamers who either preordered the game or bought it on day one. ... [Read More]
The revelations just keep coming out regarding the Aliens Colonial Marines class action lawsuit. We last heard earlier in August that Sega had agreed to pay out $1.25 million over the “mis-advertisement” of 2013’s Aliens Colonial Marines game. This week, Sega has filed court documents saying that Gearbox is just to blame as they are for the marketing ... [Read More]
In a surprising move regarding the Aliens Colonial Marines lawsuit, Sega has now agreed to settle the class action lawsuit against them according to Polygon at a cost of $1.25m. Of that money, a large amount will be used to pay for legal/admin fees while $2,500 will go to the plaintiff, John Locke and the rest will be used to refund the ... [Read More]
You may remember the class action lawsuit against Gearbox and Sega that was filed in April 2013 by Roger Damion Perrine and John Locke stating both companies falsely advertised Aliens Colonial Marines at various tradeshows. When the game was released in February 2013, critical reception was extremely negative and the graphics were extremely poor compared to how it looked at tradeshows. There were ... [Read More]
Moosh, one of the people behind the drive to create further content for Aliens: Colonial Marines, recently interviewed Dave Flamburis formerly of Demiurge Studios, the team responsible for the Bug Hunt add-on:
“Without passionate fans and player-advocates like you, Melissa, there is no market. This is why we do what we do and, more important, who we do it for. It’s ... [Read More]
Randy Pitchford has briefly talked about Aliens: Colonial Marines in a recent chat with Nerdist. In this video interview, the Gearbox Software CEO jokes about the game’s success and responds to a Prometheus comparison.
Skip to 4:39 for the interview.
Thanks to Pulser for the link.
Some of you may have seen this, some of you may not have but I’d like to bring this petition to the eyes of all our readers. Several members of the Aliens: Colonial Marines community have started a petition to ask Gearbox to create more content for A:CM.
“As such, we, the undersigned, feel that there is an ... [Read More]
Jurgen Post, president of Sega of Europe, has now commented on Aliens: Colonial Marines and the upcoming Alien title by Creative Assembly in a recent interview with
Thanks to JustaGrunt for the news.
Because of how successful our last Aliens – Colonial Marines DLC night, I will be hosting another night Saturday the 10th at 8pm GMT. We will be using the Reconnaissance and Movie Map Packs. If you haven’t already, add my gamertag cplhicks2310 and tell me you’re here for DLC night.
We had a really good night last time and the more ... [Read More]