Aliens Goes Multiplayer In This Trailer

Aliens: Colonial Marines

Sega wants you to know about its multiplayer classes in Aliens: Colonial Marines. This shooter from Borderlands creator Gearbox Software received a new trailer where we can see the different traits of each type of character.

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Aliens will have several kinds of xenomorphs, such as one that can crawl on different surfaces, hang upside down and such. Another critter can emit a confusing smoke screen that will make it harder for the opponents to aim. A more direct approach is possible with a kamikaze alien that can self-destruct for a large area of damage.

In turn, marines have abilities such as the power to revive teammates. Apparently, the shotgun also deserves a special mention, along with a flamethrower class. More importantly, marines can wield a Smart Gun that tracks enemies and emits an electrical pulse. This will help them against the final alien reveals of an acid-spitting creature and a behemoth. The latter class called a Crusher will be a giant bulletproof animal that charges through groups.

Aliens: Colonial Marines will land on Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Wii U on February 12, 2013.

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