"In space, you can really hear yourself scream.
A good Alien game is hard to come by. Most decide to focus on James Cameron’s entry into the franchise with Aliens, largely because it’s got US Marines in, has big guns, lots of xenomorphs, and is just packed full of action. Perfect for a video game right? Wrong. Colonial Marines is just one recent example of a bungled opportunity, but there are plenty more out there.
So, when faced with the reality that The Creative Assembly – best known for the Total War series of games and Viking: Battle for Asgard – were working on a new game within the Alien universe, a little bit of trepidation set in. However, that needn't be the case at all." - Words by Vaughn.H