Video Game Reviews

Web Sponsor


Latest Game Videos LATEST VIDEOS

Discover Your Power
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Discover Your Power
Welcome Back to Pandora (Again)
Tales from the Borderlands
Welcome Back to Pandora (Again)
The Tetris Effect
Tetris Ultimate
The Tetris Effect
Season Pass Trailer
The Crew
Season Pass Trailer
Forming Parties
Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyr...
Forming Parties
Announcement Trailer
Slasher Vol. 1: Summer Camp
Announcement Trailer
More Game Videos »

Stories Around the Web STORIES AROUND THE WEB

Web Sponsor

Community Poll COMMUNITY POLL
Sponsored_PollPic


What's your favorite alternative to playing video games?





See Results & Poll History

Follow GameDynamo FOLLOW GAMEDYNAMO




Advertising provided in part by:



Upcoming Games UPCOMING GAMES



SEGA and Gearbox announce 'Escape Mode' for Aliens: Colonial Marines' multiplayer

NEWS | ? Comments |

Author: Peter Grimm  

(Editor's note: I was tempted to start with an allusion to that famous 'close encounter' line from the movie, but I thought it'd be too forced. Oh well.)

A new multiplayer mode is coming to Aliens: Colonial Marines, SEGA and Gearbox announced today. Called "Escape Mode," it promises to deliver "an exhilarating experience for fans of the Aliens universe."

SEGA and Gearbox announce 'Escape Mode' for Aliens: Colonial Marines' multiplayer

In what can be described as the ultimate game of virtual cat-and-mouse, Escape Mode tasks a four-player team of US Colonial Marines with making their way through a "fast-paced" map, all the while dodging and fighting back against the four-player team of Xenomorphs tasked with killing them before they can escape. With pressure mounting and time limited, each team must work together and use their unique skills, while exploiting the other's weaknesses, in order to meet their goal.

Does that get you wanting to try it out? Well, if you happen to be in Seattle during the next few days, you'll be able to do so at the PAX Prime 2012 event (August 31- September 2), where Escape Mode will make its debut for all to try (you will find SEGA's booth covering numbers 242 and 252 on the show floor).

Also, PAX attendees will be able to climb inside a custom-made, 16-foot power-loader statue (complete with attacking Xenomorph) and have their picture taken. Sweet.

Aliens: Colonial Marines debuts on February 12, 2013, for PS3, X360, and PC. The Wii U version's release date will be announced at a future time.

Source: SEGA press release
 

Posted on: 08/30/2012 | ? Comments
Tags: SEGA, Gearbox, Escape Mode, Aliens, Colonial Marines, multiplayer, multijugador, gameplay, Video Game News
Peter Grimm

A writer, journalist, and aspiring storyteller, Peter Grimm has been gaming since the days of the Nintendo 64, and reporting on the goings-on in the World of Gaming since late 2011. His base of writing operations is located within the void between Here and There, or so he would have you think.

The views of GameDynamo's writers are not necessarily the views of the website as a whole. However, we support freedom of speech and enjoy diverse opinions about video games. Hopefully you do too!


[Other Gaming News +]

MORE FROM GAMEDYNAMO

USER COMMENTS

comments powered by Disqus

STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB

GameDynamo