After the events depicted in Aliens (1986) and Aliens: Fire and Stone. Michael Bishop Weyland sets up War against the Colonial Marines to cover up the Xeno conspiracy.
The Hunters Become The Hunted
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Storywise this is the fifth part off the Hadley's Hope arc. Alien: River Of Pain, Aliens: Fire & Stone, Aliens, Aliens: Stasis Interrupted & finally Aliens: Colonial Marines. Aliens: Newt Tale was merged into Alien: River Of Pain story. See more
The developers of the game used the original construction schematics to meticulously recreate the sets of the movie. However the cryogenic compartment on the Sulaco seen here is half the size of the original, and contains half as many cryopods. (Too few, in fact, for the crew of the ship!) When filming Aliens, only half of this set was actually designed and constructed, and a floor-to-ceiling mirror was used to show the "other half of the room" receding into the distance. The developers didn't account for this camera trick. See more
Cpl. Dwayne Hicks
Cpl. Dwayne Hicks 22404215E9. Distress. My unit has suffered immense casualties on LV-426 and requesting immediate assistance aboard the USS Sulaco. Survivors: Myself, 2 human females, one of which is a child and a damaged Synthetic. Consider all Colonial Marines dispatched to LV-426 to be K.I.A. Repeat, all Marines dispatched to LV-426 were K.I.A.
Short written messages were made from Developers during the ending credits. See more
The Overhaul Mod changes up Aliens: Colonial Marines with upgraded level graphics, Xeno balance, weapon balances, surround sounds maximum out and all the Xenos & PMCs bodies remain on the floors. See more