Publisher: Electronic Arts
Release Date: 7/29/2003
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The three fiercest species in the universe have been locked in a bloody; galaxy-spanning battle for years. With each new encounter; it seems the on-going conflict will never end. After a small unit of Colonial Marines; dispatched to planet LV-742; reveals the presence of both Predators and Aliens; it is decided that the conflict must end once and for all. After years of smaller battles; there is only one clear path to total universal supremacy WAR! You must now defeat your enemies to ensure the survival of your species… or face Extinction.
Based on the worldwide blockbuster film franchises this is the first in the award-winning Aliens versus Predator video game franchise created specifically for next generation consoles.
A real-time strategy game you can create and control your forces as one of 3 species across 21 single player missions with 10 upgradeable combat units per species. Decide your attack strategy; order up your own custom army from a list of units choose your upgrades from enemy detecting vision modes to devastating weapon enhancements.
Each species offers unique attributes. As the Colonial Marines you will count on your military training and the latest hi-tech weaponry from the Weyland-Yutani Corporation to save the human population of LV-742. The Predators must use their stealth and highly evolved hunting techniques to gain the respect of the council of Ancients. Aliens will attack in hordes to incapacitate their enemies impregnating them and using them to evolve into the ultimate biological weapons.
Players have access to a variety of units from low-end grunts to ultra-specialized warriors like the Alien Carrier (able to bring terrifying
facehuggers to the battlefront) the extremely brutal and heavily armored Military Predators or the hydraulically powered Marine Exo-Suit. Every unit can be upgraded to gain new abilities and to become even more deadly.
Players’ pulses will pound as they roam the eerie multi-environment planet featuring tropical jungles caverns desert settlements and high tech laboratories placed across 21 different maps.
- 21 single player missions: seven Marine seven Alien and seven Predator Game played as one of three different races; each race comes with its own characteristics and abilities to suit any style of play
- Control and upgrade up to 10 different unit types of various races including new never before seen units such as the Predator Hydra or the Alien Ravager.
- 21 unique maps across environments spanning jungles to deserts
- Dozens of weapons including brand new ones to choose from such as: Pulse Rifles Spear guns Blazer cannons and the Exosuit equipped with twin miniguns Tons of upgrades including the Marine Commtech’s orbit launched airstrike