Ok, yes: the Marines in Gearbox's officially sanctioned Aliens shooter have some cool guns. But, honestly, if you're going to pick up this game, do you really want to play as another sci-fi soldier? No, you're you not. You're going to want to impale humans on your deadly tail, slash them to bits and spit acid as a Xeno. There's a few different classes of Xeno on display in the trailer, including a big, hulking varietal that wasn't ever in the Aliens movies. Good luck trying to find anyone who'll play as Marines.
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While people are still grappling with the technical ramifications of Google's Stadia platform, gamers have begun asking deeper, more troubling questions. What do mods look like in a world of game streaming? What happens to game preservation? What happens if Google dwarfs gaming the same way it has with search, browsers and advertising? And most worryingly of all, what happens if Google decides to walk away from the industry later on?
Google’s upcoming video game streaming service Stadia aims to eliminate the middleman by letting you play games in 4K and 60 fps on almost any device as long as you have a decent internet connection (and are in the US, Canada, the UK or Europe). While this sounds pretty incredible on paper, it leaves us with a ton of questions.