Not an American user?

Description

Alien Trilogy is a first-person shooter based on the first three Alien movies. You control Lt. Ripley in three sections, each based on one film: The colony complex on LV426 (from Aliens), the prison planet (from Alien³) and the derelict spaceship (from Alien). Each section consists of about 10 missions. In every mission, certain goals must be accomplished to continue. These include killing a certain number of enemies, finding items or activating switches.

Enemies include everything the alien life cycle provides: facehuggers, chestbursters, warrior aliens, dog aliens (from Alien³) and alien queens, one of which waits in the final mission of every section. In addition to the Aliens, you also have to fight employees of the Company, who have either been infected by the aliens and are beyond saving or who actively want to obstruct your mission.

Weapons to be used include pistol, shotgun, pulse rifle, flame thrower and smart gun. Ammunition, health upgrades and other useful items are scattered throughout the levels. Hidden areas may be uncovered by using explosives like grenades and seismic charges. An auto mapping system helps in not getting lost, night goggles and shoulder lamps (running on battery power) allow you to see in the dark and the motion tracker tells you where your enemies are - but only if they are moving.

Screenshots

Alien Trilogy DOS Welcoming committees shouldn't literally leap at you.
Alien Trilogy SEGA Saturn Episode 2 - The Prison ~ Inside the maximum security wing.
Alien Trilogy PlayStation 320x240
Alien Trilogy DOS Ah, the flamethrower!  Wonderful for keeping those little buggers away.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Alternate Titles

  • "エイリアントリロジー" -- Japanese spelling

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

The Alien-licensed games go FPS PlayStation *Katakis* (38291)
More fun than it has a right to be. DOS RussS (782)
Damn good find! PlayStation Stefan K (6)
A dark arena filled with scares and creatures. SEGA Saturn thehype16 (3)

Critic Reviews

GameFan Magazine PlayStation Apr, 1996 90 out of 100 90
Video Games SEGA Saturn Sep, 1996 87 out of 100 87
Game Zero SEGA Saturn Mar, 2001 21 out of 25 84
Privat Computer PC DOS 1997 82 out of 100 82
IGN PlayStation Nov 21, 1996 8 out of 10 80
All Game Guide SEGA Saturn 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Zone DOS Aug 13, 2001 7.9 out of 10 79
PC Player (Denmark) DOS 1997 69 out of 100 69
The Video Game Critic PlayStation May 10, 2000 B- 67
Just Games Retro DOS May 16, 2006 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

German version

In the German version, all human and cyborg enemies were replaced with alien enemies. However, the replaced human soldiers still leave ammo and weapons behind. Also the death animations and help cries of the prisoners were removed.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by festershinetop (9480), Grant McLellan (541) and Coltrane (1250)