It's really hard to not get excited about Alien: Isolation, if only because it really seems to be the Alien game that we all want to play. Still, Sega has disappointed in the past so our expectations are pretty tempered. That being said, wow, does this latest video make us drool!
Last night we reported that Alien: Isolation was listed on the Xbox website for release today. Well, we didn't get the game, but we did get a trailer along with the official word from Sega and a whole lot more.
Let's start off by saying we're not sure if this is an accident or what, but apparently Sega's Alien: Isolation will be available for download on the Xbox Live marketplace... well... depending on when you're reading this story... now?
Several more stills have leaked from the latest Alien game from Sega, Alien: Isolation, and surprise! The environments look great! There's just one hitch... the early environments looked great in Aliens: Colonial Marines, too, and look how that turned out.
We told you back in October that Sega was busy working on an Aliens video game that will hopefully make up for the debacle that was Aliens: Colonial Marines. A mea culpa, if you will.
Despite that it was rather fun to play, Aliens: Colonial Marines had many warts and was a severely flawed shooter that left more than a bad taste in the mouths of many gamers. Now it sounds as if the powers-that-be are looking to right that wrong. We think...