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Aliens Colonial Marines

Aliens Colonial Marines is a first person shooter game for the Wii U. The game takes place in the Alien universe, and is set approximately after the second Aliens movie. The game features online co-op multiplayer with up to 4 players, and up to 12 players in competitive multiplayer. Wii U owners will use the GamePad controller to access inventory, check map and mission status, and more. Developer Gearbox has repeatedly said that the Wii U version of the game is the best looking one.

Aliens Colonial Marines story

Aliens Colonial Marines
Aliens Colonial Marines is set after the second film in the Alien franchise, Aliens. The player assumes the role of a Marine who is part of a search and rescue team. The game will revisit some of the famous locations from the movies and many of the key enemies will return. This includes the Xenomorph Alien, the Facehugger, and more. Many of the famous weapons from the movies will appear in the game, including the flamethrower, smartgun, and the pulse rifle.

Aliens Colonial Marines gameplay

Aliens Colonial Marines plays like a normal first person shooter. However, the Wii U’s tablet GamePad adds new ways of detecting and tracking nearby enemies, as well as managing inventory, selecting weapons, etc. The game also supports 6 vs 6 players online competitive multiplayer, and up to 4 players in co-op.