With Alien: Isolation, one of developer Creative Assembly’s goals is to make the alien scary again. Its efficacy as an object of terror has been watered down over the years, mostly thanks to the numerous games in the series (Colonial Marines, AvP) that have thrown waves of the bugs at the player to be easily squashed. Those days are over.
Isolation features a lone, solitary xenomorph. It’s also huge and intelligent. Learn more about this beast after the break.
This game made our list of 2014’s most anticipated horror games for a reason. It looks terrifying.
Alien: Isolation arrives later this year for PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.