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Whats the appeal of Aliens: Colonial Marines?

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2 years ago#1
Is the game just a typical FPS?
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2 years ago#2
No appeal outside fans of aliens and fps junkies. Play the aliens arcade...bound to be better
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2 years ago#3
The story supposedly takes place after the Aliens move if I remember. That is what has me interested.
2 years ago#4
I was 12 when Aliens came out. To this day it's my favorite movie. The game is a direct sequel to the movie. Plus it has 2 player split screen and 4 player online co-op. The atmosphere of this game looks top notch.
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2 years ago#5
It is like asking what the appeal of an Event Horizon game is.

The fact that it is Event freakin Horizon.

The smart developers make games for the FANS of the game in question, not the casual who jerks it to advertisements and website wallpapers.
2 years ago#6
Its for fans of the ip. The game is canon (the first game ever to be canon) and is supposedly really faithful to the movies.

To the rest of us, it looks meh.
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2 years ago#7
SigmaHaciel posted...
It is like asking what the appeal of an Event Horizon game is.

The fact that it is Event freakin Horizon.

The smart developers make games for the FANS of the game in question, not the casual who jerks it to advertisements and website wallpapers.


I'd buy it, f******* love that movie.
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2 years ago#8
arstos posted...
SigmaHaciel posted...
It is like asking what the appeal of an Event Horizon game is.

The fact that it is Event freakin Horizon.

The smart developers make games for the FANS of the game in question, not the casual who jerks it to advertisements and website wallpapers.


I'd buy it, f******* love that movie.


Hell. Yes.

I'd Kickstart the hell out of that game.

Or a Firefly game. Do that NOW.
2 years ago#9
From: SigmaHaciel | #005
It is like asking what the appeal of an Event Horizon game is.

The fact that it is Event freakin Horizon.

The smart developers make games for the FANS of the game in question, not the casual who jerks it to advertisements and website wallpapers.

Dead Space
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2 years ago#10
wstfld posted...
From: SigmaHaciel | #005
It is like asking what the appeal of an Event Horizon game is.

The fact that it is Event freakin Horizon.

The smart developers make games for the FANS of the game in question, not the casual who jerks it to advertisements and website wallpapers.

Dead Space


Dead Space 1 maybe.

Then they stopped knowing how to make a proper game in the series.
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