Chilly Iron Studios has simply formally revealed six new weapons that can assist you take down these pesky Xenomorphs in its much-anticipated co-op third-person shooter, Aliens: Fireteam. Courtesy of IGN, right here’s a rundown of what weaponry you may count on within the upcoming PvE action-horror expertise.
Sure, cease your grinnin’ and drop your linen, now you can breathe a sigh of reduction as probably the most iconic weapons in the entire film franchise — the M41A2 Pulse Rifle — will formally be making an look. Phew!
Subsequent up, you’ll even have the chance to wield the L56A3 Smartgun, which is one other legendary weapon that’s prominently featured in James Cameron’s 1986 sci-fi basic, Aliens. In previous licensed video games primarily based on the beloved horror franchise, this huge machine-gun auto-targets its foes and packs some mighty firepower as properly.
Elsewhere, Aliens: Fireteam may also give gamers the possibility to incinerate some bugs with the OCAP-91 Volcan. That’s proper, you’ll be capable of toast these nasty Xenomorphs with a great ol’ long-established flame-thrower similar to within the films.
In the meantime, rounding out the record are a handful of different extra conventional armaments such because the M42A3 Sniper Rifle, the Sort 78 Burst Pistol and the DT-57 Medved Shotgun.
The final couple of Aliens video games have been fairly hit or miss. Inventive Meeting’s 2014 cat-and-mouse survival-horror title, Alien: Isolation, was an enormous hit with followers and garnered numerous crucial reward, too. And whereas 2019’s 5 Nights At Freddy’s-style, Alien: Blackout, had some respectable concepts up its sleeve, it was in the end a little bit of a letdown. Oh, and that’s with out mentioning Gearbox’s disastrous Aliens: Colonial Marines from 2013.
So, whereas it’s been a very long time coming, it appears like we might lastly have an honest online game primarily based on one of many coolest science fiction monsters to ever grace the silver display. Fingers firmly crossed, proper?