Tindalos Interactive and Focus Entertainment, in collaboration with 20th Century Studios, have announced Aliens: Dark Descent, a strategic, real-time squad-based tactical action game, set in the iconic Alien universe, which will launch worldwide on 20 June 2023 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC.
Alongside the release date, the first gameplay video for this terrifying original tale was also revealed, breaking down what players can expect when their ship crash lands on Planet Lethe.
Aliens: Dark Descent slings fans into the cold embrace of space where players will have to employ a range of tactical abilities to unravel an authentic Alien narrative full of sinister secrets, iconic Xenomorphs and brand new threats. Dive in and explore the horrors and wonders found within Aliens: Dark Descent, through a cinematic, narrative campaign. Recruit, level up and command your squad of Colonial Marines in real-time and as one unit with intuitive controls on both keyboard & mouse and controller. Watch how any command issued over comms is swiftly obeyed by the Marine best-equipped for the situation according to their abilities and equipment. Players will need to use their wits to navigate expansive, persistent and reactive levels and complete objectives. However, be cautious and monitor each Marines’ vitals – for death is permanent for any who falls in combat. Aliens: Dark Descent slithers onto PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC on 20 June 2023.