2. Press J to jump to the feed. Not to knock Jimmy Cameron, but the atmosphere of Ridley Scott's original was always superior to me. And there is a Queen. best alien game for me i think will be a turn based alien game lol. The other reason as to why Isolation had failed, well no, didn't meet Sega's expectations might be Isolation itself, and this one is weirder and more unclear than the previous point. I think it's safe to say that although considered a commercial disappointment, it has prestige among Gamers, and is highly regarded by fans. Alien Isolation - Sequel Discussion - Post Your Ideas Not going to spoil anything but the obvious, but the ending leaves itself open for a sequel. Alien: Isolation is currently free to purchase and download from now until 4pm GMT later today, at which point it will be replaced by another as-of-yet-unknown ‘mystery game’. Email. SEGA has mentioned on multiple occasions that Alien: Isolation didn’t sell well enough to immediately get a sequel in development, and thought about a sequel never became plans. " When rumors of an Alien Isolation sequel started brewing, the video game community was intrigued…but also cautious, because they didn’t know which system the game was intended for. Facebook Twitter Reddit… Alien Blackout is the … Going from the silver screen to consoles and computers is not a step down, it's a step forward. Remote noisemakers. I actually prefer Alien 3 to Aliens... it’s more in keeping with what the original movie was... as is Alien: Isolation. ReddIt. As said, Alien: Blackout expands upon the Amanda Ripley storyline but only on mobile. The thing is, Isolation was based on Alien alone. Ports for Linux/SteamOS and OS X were also developed by Feral Interactive and released in October 2015. Crap reviewer, and a game that should have gotten a 9. Member. oh hai 2020, whats good!) I should replay this or try some of the other game modes. However, the game was not a blockbuster by any stretch, having sold only 2.1 million units across the United States and Europe as of March 2015, which game publisher Sega was not completely satisfied with. Following the Alien: Blackout mobile game backlash from fans, FoxNet VP of external development confirms that an Alien: Isolation sequel is not in development. How? Alien Isolation Sequel, Alien Blackout For Mobile & MMO Shooter Set In Alien Universe Announced. Even then fox doesn't seem to be interested in licensing it back to Sega and fox is also merging with Disney in a few days so I wouldn't count on anything happening during the firing phase for the next year. People really need to give alien 3 another chance. So true what you wrote, and it's a real disappointment what Ryan said. Also - that game did really poor financially (worse, much worse than Isolation, for a game of its type and genre - 1.31 mil copies as of March 31. Reddit; Rumors of an Alien: Isolation sequel have started to swirl . Fans are hoping for a full sequel to the excellent Alien: Isolation, but we'll have to wait and see. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Available now on PC/MacOS/Linux, PlayStation 3/4, Xbox 360/One, and Nintendo Switch. I'd also like a new and GOOD AVP title with solid multiplayer. Fifteen years later and now a woman, she discovers a flight log from her mother’s ship. These "games" are the future of the franchise. While this untitled online shooter may yet prove to be a good game, it sadly will not feed the Alien fanbase's desire for a non-mobile sequel to Alien: Isolation, which leaves us with the inevitable question of when fans can expect to see Alien Isolation 2. And i hope they make an Multiplayer mode that is similar to the Alien: Isolation game mode on Gmod. I'd say Fox is trying to do some experimental stuff and see what might work well. Alien Isolation 2 might be in the works at Creative Assembly – rumour By Shabana Arif, Tuesday, 25 April 2017 17:01 GMT Share on: Facebook Twitter Reddit Isolation did the best of Alien and Aliens (minus badass Space Marines, a vulnerable child, and a Queen), yet ended with an unsatisfying cliffhanger. Available now on PC/MacOS/Linux, PlayStation 3/4, … A sequel was needed and it's been almost four years since the first was released. Over the last decade, 20th Century Fox (now part of Disney) has struggled to find a direction for the franchise, but I think a true sequel to Isolation is the most viable option; not as a cash-printing blockbuster, but as a renowned IP that can compete with Outlast, Resident Evil, Bioshock, and Last of Us. Alien is a science-fiction horror/action media franchise centered on the film series depicting warrant officer Ellen Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) and her battles with an extraterrestrial lifeform, commonly referred to as "the Alien" or Xenomorph.Produced and distributed by 20th Century Studios, the series began with Alien (1979), directed by Ridley Scott, and was followed by three … Aliens: Isolation is an upcoming mod to introduce multiple aliens to Alien: Isolation. I know it's weird, but many people tend to see Alien and Aliens as two almost different movies, because of how they changed the xenomorph between the two. It can swim, and so can the player. It can crawl on ceilings and walls. Do we know what's it's budget was? Alien: Isolation Mini-Documentary Details Its Development. A new documentary is released focusing on the development of Alien: Isolation, and the difficulties it faced during that time. I'd give my right arm for a second A:I. I've made a wishlist of all the things I would want from this game, but I'm afraid it's not gonna happen. If I want a fatal coronary, I’ll get VR for it. Amanda will have to revive them, and with their help, put an end to Weyland's mad project, and destroy all traces of the Xenomorph once and for all. Cold Iron studio is working on the AAA first person shooter at the moment, but that won’t follow Isolation’s story. This decade has been notable for fans getting punked by announced sequels to their favorite games turning out to be mobile ventures. Less welcome news might be the fact that said sequel is a mobile game. The game was painstakingly accurate to the film and was atmospherically perfect. H. Human 2.0 Neo Member. It’s my game of the generation, but I don’t think there will be, and without the original team I don’t think it would be the same. For a such a niche type of game (Survivial-Horror + challenging and lengthy) it had sold quite well - around 2.1 million copies as of March 31, which is Sega's end-of-fiscal-year date (1 mil in January): https://www.pcgamer.com/alien-isolation-sold-21-million-copies-during-weak-year-for-sega/. The technology should have the same retro-future aesthetic, but we could see some more advanced stuff. My dream sequel is called ALIEN: REVELATION. In November 2017, … The rest was garbage. Nov 5, 2020 #63 My favorite alien and predator games are alien isolation, predator concrete jungle (technically there are xeno’s in it), avp 2010, and avp 2. Alien Isolation was announced for the Nintendo Switch awhile back but we recently learned its release date. They were both really good movies, but for two very different reasons. Absolutely. loosing you mother and brother after the realisation of your fathers death and whats in store for you. I've played it over 5 times and still haven't managed that. I found Alien isolation to be one of my all time favorite games too but as much as I would love to get a sequel, I don't think there will be one. Tumblr. What an absolutely ridiculous score. The sequel to Isolation should have mostly the same survival horror style gameplay. Sega poured in that game's development and marketing quite a lot of money, not surprising considering the lengthy and clusterfuck of that development process. Oct 28, 2017 1,261. It can bash down weak locked doors in 60 seconds. Horror thriller Alien: Isolation may be getting a sequel from Halo Wars 2 developer Creative Assembly. Alien: Isolation is close to a survival horror masterpiece that, while unforgiving, carries itself with an unbridled sense of style and class. I guess IGN were just more popular than all of those mentioned, plus many people liked the game, saw the 'negative review', it got hate and thus - more traction and publicity...I will stop here. In April 2018, writer and artist Tristan Jones revealed via Twitter that he had attempted to pitch a graphic novel sequel to Alien: Isolation the previous year. The VA for Amanda Ripley stands out too. Not the kinda sorta connected movie they released. Member. because a fitting horror story i think would be to play as "Newt" during the taking of Hadleys Hopeand prior to the marines arrival. Alien: Isolation without VR is legit the scariest game I’ve ever played. Despite raving reviews from critics and gamers alike, its sales were too low to warrant a sequel from Sega. Continuing from Isolation, years unknown (after Aliens), Amanda Ripley is living in a top secret Weyland Yutani R&D Facility. For an update on the story, check out this article here. It kinda made the point of aliens moot which angered me. Dripping with as much atmosphere and attention to detail as it is with acidic Xenomorph spittle, it's hardly let down by its weak narrative and unnecessary padding. IGN almost single handedly killed this games future. And Aliens had a very similar ending. “The plot for a sequel is a daily topic in the studio sometimes,” Creative Assembly’s Gary Napper, lead designer on Isolation, told AvPGalaxy. Dec 7, 2014 48 5 0. Alien: Isolation (2014) was one of the first truly good games to get support for PC VR headsets. The good news: Alien: Isolation is better than Aliens: Colonial Marines. The last Alien film was Alien: Covenant , released in 2017 as a sequel to Prometheus and retaining some of its cast. My dream sequel is called ALIEN: REVELATION. It's possible to rescue them all, but incredibly difficult. Even a badly reviewed FIFA game would still make a shitloads of money. Apr 21, 2020 #3 Best Alien game ever and my GotY of 2014. The Xenomorph is just as menacing as before, but it has a few new tricks. "Alien: Isolation" was well-received by most gamers and critics. That twit Ryan is so used to easy kill games, that I think he got frustrated at AI, and scored it so low. Joined Apr 10, 2005 Messages 14,585. | (Photo: Facebook/Alien-Isolation-1513776568841628) Creative Assembly, the developer behind the multi-awarded "Alien: Isolation," has been rumored to be already working on another "Alien" game, according to sources. And at last of that all - the poor reputation that Sega has earned, as well as games based on the Alien franchise. Unexpected alien pregnancy not included. Furthermore, Creative Assembly's studio director Tim Heaton said an Alien: Isolation sequel just wouldn't make sense on SEGA's part, and the devs have a big selection of game ideas in their pipeline. ALIEN ISOLATION - 9 Head BITES Galoredecided to play alien isolation again, guys and girls, let me know if you want me to continue this! Alien Isolation was a big critical hit when it came out in 2014, so news of a sequel might come as welcome news to fans. There are moral choices where you have to choose between the lesser of two evils. I think I might just go for 100% next time I get into it, of course a sequel would be amazing!! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Oct 25, 2017 814. A promo image of "Alien: Isolation." Reactions: Digital Devil, burningheart, Spaceman292 and 1 other … Maybe that was all the alien games we needed? Member. this is hands down one of the best games i have ever played.. too al developers and people that made this game, thank you from the bottom of my heart. For example, the Med-Pod from Prometheus could make an appearance, and be of vital necessity. The player also has new tools and weapons. Apr 21, 2020 #4 Best Alien game. Alien: Isolation, a video game out Tuesday, aims to pay interactive tribute to filmmaker Ridley Scott's seminal 1979 sci-fi horror movie - Alien. How can you possibly develop further on this without diluting the experience? First and foremost, if there’s going to be an Alien: Isolation 2 then we want to be able to play it on PC. Infact, I am fairly certain that, technically, Isolation wasn't even a commercial flop. Hacking Tool can now temporarily hijack and puppeteer Androids (if you can sneak up on them). Isolation did the best of Alien and Aliens (minus badass Space Marines, a vulnerable child, and a Queen), yet ended with an unsatisfying cliffhanger. Press J to jump to the feed. I agree it could use a sequel but I'm happy it can stand on it's own rather than being stretched thin, watered down, and otherwise ruined. Embrace it like a face-hugger does to a host. It will still be Survival Horror, but variation will keep things interesting. You can really see their love of the source material in every inch of the game. A new documentary is released focusing on the development of Alien: Isolation, and the difficulties it faced during that time. It makes me so upset. The M41A Pulse Rifle (for Hicks). At Alien Isolation, from The Creatuve Assembly, we handle Amanda Ripley. But where does the story go from here? I screamed more times in Alien Isolation than any other game. While most of the cast from Alien reprised their roles in the game, Ian Holm (Ash) and John Hurt (Kane) were absent due to scheduling conflicts; Holm allowed his likeness to be used and another actor provided Ash's voi… Alien: Isolation is a 2014 survival horror video game developed by Creative Assembly and published by Sega originally for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.Based on the Alien science fiction horror film series, the game is set 15 years after the events of the original 1979 film Alien, and follows engineer Amanda Ripley, daughter of Alien … I think you're overrating IGN's impact a little here. My only reasoning as to why he scored it so low, was because he's used to games like COD that give an instant dopamine hit for getting a kill. I love the game, I mean really love it. Click to expand... Click to shrink... Just playing it at night with headphones was more than enough for me. Alien: Isolation is currently free to purchase and download from now until 4pm GMT later today, at which point it will be replaced by another as-of-yet-unknown ‘mystery game’. You can get Alien: Isolation for just $4 on Steam as part of the celebration, too. I’ve said this on another post and believe there will be a sequel. This decade has been notable for fans getting punked by announced sequels to their favorite games turning out to be mobile ventures. Talking of FNF, that train wreck is getting a PSVR sequel, but Alien:Isolation isn’t , I agree. It could be getting its own sequel. Alien: Isolation Unflinchingly tense and gruelling, Creative Assembly's Alien: Isolation is a better sequel to Ridley Scott's original movie than the film that followed it. PC gamer, Eurogamer, Escapist (Jim Sterling review) and many others, all, or, at the very least, vast majority of which were really positive (8-9/10). It’s a masterpiece. And Aliens had a very similar ending. I honestly believe that it would've been a miracle if it did met Sega's expectations, whatever they were (I believe unreasonably high), and as was said before, it did well, Isolation just was 'unlucky' to be what it is, really. Give us a similar story concept but bring it to PC in a full-featured sequel and we’ll happily hug the face of whoever makes it happen. And I love your story for a sequel. First playthru on normal the year the game launched and it left me itching to do it again on harder setting, so this year(nope! Despite its flaws, Alien: Isolation remains the best Alien since Aliens. Sega and Fox saw it as a commercial flop unfortunately. He took a steaming dump on the game, gave it a 5.9/10 for being “too hard” and “too long” i.e. Furthermore, Creative Assembly's studio director Tim Heaton said an Alien: Isolation sequel just wouldn't make sense on SEGA's part, and the devs have a big selection of game ideas in their pipeline. Serein. Tumblr. Creative Assembly crafted a detailed world that is both visually and tonally faithful to the original, and expanded the universe. Laser or electric grids to cordon off the Xenomorph (for a limited time). Alien Blackout is about the worst idea for an Isolation sequel that any game publisher could have possibly conjured out. Alien Isolation as it is scared the shit out of me. Med-Scanner to detect chest-bursters in NPCs. SEGA . At least, developer Creative Assembly has been discussing it. In AI, you never get to kill the alien, and harming a human or android is risky at it'll attract the creature. Available now on PC/MacOS/Linux, PlayStation 3/4, Xbox 360/One, and Nintendo Switch. Was an amazing game but criminally underrated by that hack Ryan mcaffery and unfortunately gaming publications like IGN have a big sway on how well games sell. After the disaster that was A:CM, many gamers, that are fans of this franchise, either stopped trusting Sega or lost fate in Alien based games, that ain't a secret. Vulkar59. Isolation didn't make money, and Blackout hasn't gotten a lot of downloads. Oct 27, 2017 8,424. Its a pretty good game. not that that would be "bad" but you can't really re-create that bespoke experience twice . Just like Prey it’s another underrated sci fi horror survival that didn’t make enough money to warrant a sequel. They already made it and it's a mobile Five Nights at Freddies abortion of a game. While I do agree and admit that their reviews did make an impact on the Isolation's sales, thus shouldn't be forgotten or left out of conversation, they definitely, at least imo, aren't the only nor the main reason to its 'failure'. Use area from the first and 2nd game as a Multiplayer level. The game - which seems to be under $15 regardless of the platform - is the perfect mix of survival horror, licensed franchise, and a touch of metroidvania as well. Reactions: Pomizead. Alien: Isolation (2014) was one of the first truly good games to get support for PC VR headsets. My main gripe is that Alien Isolation never came to PSVR. Even I passed on it initially due to igns low score. Image via Vincent Wa… I'm sure the team at Creative Assembly also made a wish-list of things they wanted to do in a sequel, and although it's unlikely to happen, I hope whoever currently holds the rights to this IP recognizes its value as the best path forward for the franchise. ... it nailed Alien so well i'm afraid any sequel would be like BioShock 2 or something. So no. Yet the biggest reveal of all are four Stasis-Pods containing a damaged android, a young girl, a wounded soldier, and the woman she's been looking for her whole life: her mother, Ellen Ripley (influenced by Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5 concept). Included in his tweet was an illustration that he created for the unsuccessful pitch. I don't think that I am waiting with hope though. I want a proper sequel to AVP2. I am still waiting for a meaningful Prometheus sequel though. Survival horror is a niche genre that doesn't sell millions of copies like FIFA does. Between the new book, mobile game and upcoming fan films that Fox is putting out which all involve Amanda Ripley; I think a proper sequel is something they’re working on and don’t believe they’d waste so much time extending on the Isolation lore for no reason. . Unfortunately a lot of people jumped onto the series with Aliens, and have ever since expected every movie to be more of the same. One.of the best Alien games and tributes to date. Dascu. Continuing from Isolation, years unknown (after Aliens), Amanda Ripley is living in a top secret Weyland Yutani R&D Facility.