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Alien: Isolation

Rating Summary

Based on 118 critic reviews
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81

Top Critic Average

77%

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Alien: Isolation Reviews Summary

Summary: Alien: Isolation is a near-perfect recreation of Ridley Scott's original sci-fi horror film in video game form. Many critics agree it's genuine scares and heart-pounding gameplay are well worth purchasing the game for

General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Oct 6, 2014
Xbox OneOct 6, 2014
PCOct 6, 2014

Developer: Creative Assembly

Publisher: Sega

Genre: Horror

Discover the true meaning of fear in Alien: Isolation, a survival horror set in an atmosphere of constant dread and mortal danger. Fifteen years after the events of Alien™, Ellen Ripley’s daughter, Amanda enters a desperate battle for survival, on a mission to unravel the truth behind her mother's disappearance.

Alien: Isolation Reviews

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Alien: Isolation erases the memory of Colonial Marines, but it's still not the great Alien game we were hoping for.

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A shorter, sharper campaign would condense the high points more potently, and some better characterisation would make the plot twists hit harder. But if you're looking for a game that really sinks its teeth into what makes this iconic movie monster endure, look no further.

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The game the Alien series has always deserved. A deep, fun stealth game set in an evocatively realised sci-fi world.

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Pacing problems and a lack of variety take their toll, but in its best most moments this is the most successful big budget survival horror in a decade.

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Alien: Isolation Creeps onto Nintendo Switch in a Few Weeks

Alien: Isolation Creeps onto Nintendo Switch in a Few Weeks

Alien: Isolation, the one-off horror game from Creative Assembly, has finally been given a release date for Nintendo Switch. The port even includes a few new features exclusive to the platform.

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