In the German PC gaming magazine GameStar (issue 12/2008) the level "Unwelcome Guests" from Aliens Versus Predator 2 was named as one of the "10 Coolest Levels". It manages to scare the player without confronting him with enemies for a long time. Add
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The official Sierra game servers were shut down on 1st November 2008. Add
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When the Alien-episode is selected, an intro movie will play and show us some nasty happenings in a Weyland Yutani-base somewhere.
However, we see Eisenberg lying and shaking in fear on the floor in some nasty looking room. Note that he has red blood around his mouth. But in outro movie when his arms and legs are ripped off, we see that he is an synthetic judging by the the white blood-looking liquid that is stained on his clothes and the wires from where the limbs should be. Did Monolith forgot how they created the Eisenberg-character? Add
The original Aliens vs. Predator was universally criticized for having extremely long and difficult levels and no in-mission save feature (eventually, Fox and Rebellion released a corrective patch). How bad a beating did they take over this? The back cover ad-blurb on AvP2 includes a statement that would seem silly on any other game:
"Save your progress at any point during the mission" Add