Backtracking: Aliens vs. Predator (@OXM)


“So why did this faithful gaming homage to the venerable sci-fi horror film franchises get critically panned? With so much attention poured into to making the experience of playing each of Aliens vs. Predator’s three different species as authentic as possible, it seems that Rebellion let the basic tenets of what makes a good game fall to the wayside. But for all of its awkward controls, uninspired level designs, and irksome A.I., this freaky first-person shooter has way too much style to write-off so easily.”

Check out the full article here at Official Xbox Magazine.

Feature: Aliens vs. Predator: 7 Things Parents Should Know


“This latest take on the ongoing extraterrestrial grudge match provides a truly authentic heart-pounding action-adventure revolving around a new eerie tale that features both bloodthirsty alien races and the unfortunate humans who wind up caught in their midst. After digging into the darkest depths this game has to offer, we’ve put together all the gory details parents should be aware of when considering picking up this M-Rated shooter.”

Check out the full article here at What They Play.