It’s officially February 16, 2010 in the US which means for those of you there, you will be able to get your hands on Aliens vs. Predator today. AvP is available on Playstation 3, X-Box 360 and PC. Remember, you have the Standard Edition and the Hunter Edition (for PS3 & X360 only). The latter comes with downloadable multiplayer maps, ... [Read More]
People usually go to two websites for their gaming reviews: IGN and Gamespot. IGN UK gave AvP a 8.5/10 last week and today Gamespot have added their review
along with their video review
. It’s not good news, I’m afraid. They scored it 5.5/10. Quite a stark contrast from IGN’s review. They liked the Trophy Kills, and ... [Read More]
Sega have released
a new Aliens vs Predator trailer today. This one is about the Species Deathmatch multiplayer mode where players are grouped in teams. It’s essentially Aliens vs Predators vs Marines.
In related news, there’s a new interview with Tim Jones over on CraveOnline
, a video interview with Jason Kingsley on GameTankTV
and another ... [Read More]
While the official American release isn’t until Tuesday, it seems some retailers are selling the game early
. The picture below is of the PC version and was taken at Wal-Mart yesterday. While people may get lucky and find it this early, you won’t be able to play multiplayer in the PC version until Tuesday due to the ... [Read More]
The PS3 demo issue with the matchmaking system has been patched today. The previous version has been removed from PlayStation Network and replaced with an updated one. You need to re-download the file in order to play it correctly. Check the official press release out below:
UPDATED ALIENS VS PREDATOR DEMO AVAILABLE NOW FOR PLAYSTATION 3
SEGA and Rebellion can confirm ... [Read More]
Following on with their recent stream of gameplay trailers, Sega has just released another trailer featuring gameplay from multiplayer games. The trailer includes the different game modes and a Praetorian even appears briefly. Sega have also put up a medium quality download
Thanks to Ikarop for the news.
As promised, here’s the scans to the AvP review in the Official X-Box Magazine which went on sale today in the UK. It scored 8/10 as we previously heard. The review is very positive, the game is faithful to the films, great atmosphere, they loved the Marine campaign. The only criticism is that the Alien and Predator campaigns aren’t as ... [Read More]
have reviewed Aliens vs Predator on X360 and scored it 8.5/10. The score itself is pretty good considering AvP2 scored 8.2/10 and Rebellion’s first AvP from 1999 scored 8/10 on there. IGN really only criticized the graphics and the story in the alien campaign.
The three species set-up feels generous even at a time when people ... [Read More]
We now have a representative from Rebellion on our forum answering your questions. Multiplayer producer, Eric Miller, will be providing feedback to any questions you may have since playing the demo. Submit your questions in this thread
. All questions must be gameplay-related. Thanks to Rebellion for taking the time out to come here and get involved in the community.
In ... [Read More]
Following on from their Marine gameplay trailer
, Sega have just released an Aliens gameplay video. This one shows a brief section of the first Alien level in which Number 6 frees numerous other Aliens and you all go on a lovely little killing spree. You witness an AI Alien performing a trophy kill and one of the royal jelly ... [Read More]
There’s a new article on CVG
where Rebellion give us an update on how the demo’s been doing. Basically, it’s had 14,000 downloads on X-Box Live with an approval rating of 4.5/5. There was an issue with the PC demo where people had difficulty with the matchmaking. That was patched almost straight away, however PS3 users are ... [Read More]
Sega have just released a short video of gameplay from the first marine mission. It is a 2 minute long video with your first encounter with multiple Aliens. It takes place during the strip club segment of the first level:
Thanks to ikarop for the news.
Sega have released
another trailer for Aliens vs Predator called Combat Tactics. The video highlights how to use the melee combat system. It shows how to light attack, how to block, use heavy attack to break block and how you can counter a heavy attack.
Thanks to ajm for the news.