- Number of Players
- 1 (Single Player) (3 Player Online)
- Release Date
- 24th Aug 2021, $29.99
- 24th Aug 2021, £24.99
PlayStation Plus Essential (Subscription)
- 7th Nov 2023 until 5th Dec 2023
- Also Available On
- Controller Support
- Official Site
Prep for dust off, we need immediate evac
To say that video game adaptations of the Alien franchise are hit and miss is a bit of an understatement. On the one hand, we have genre-defining classics like Alien vs Predator (1999) and Alien: Isolation. Then there's Aliens: Colonial Marines, a release besmirched by industry lies. Isolation succeeded by...
In space, no one can hear you scream
Aliens: Fireteam Elite's latest DLC, Pathogen, is available now on PS5 and PS4, and we got a new gameplay trailer showing off some coordinated Xenomorph busting action. The crew of the Endeavour embarks on an all-new campaign to find the source of a deadly disease, one that ravages both humans and Xeno alike...
Season 4 is on the way
Aliens: Fireteam Elite arrived nearly a year ago, and it's a fun if generally unremarkable co-op shooter. Since launch, developer Cold Iron Studios has been steadily supporting the game with post-launch updates, so it's probably a little better these days. The next update is a big one, as it brings cross-platform play,...
Game over, man!
Aliens: Fireteam Elite is getting its first expansion next month, it's called Pathogen, and it will release on PS5 and PS4 on 30 August. Introducing an all-new campaign, noxious new enemies, weapons, maps and more, Pathogen will provide budding Marines with more than enough reasons to round up a few mates and revisit Aliens:...
If you've been wondering how Aliens: Fireteam Elite is shaping up ahead of its release on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 next month, then you might want to check out this new, uncut gameplay footage from Game Informer. The video shows around 15 minutes of bullet-spraying co-op chaos, and it looks pretty fun. That said, we're not really...
Small name change also
Update: It has been confirmed in a new trailer that Aliens: Fireteam Elite will indeed launch for both PlayStation 5 and PS4 on 24th August 2021. The news beat also reveals the title tweak and a new trailer, which you can watch above. Original story: Cold Iron Studios hasn't made the announcement just yet, but co-op shooter...
If it bleeds
Aliens: Fireteam is one of the big new announcements of 2021, and developer Cold Iron Studios is not shying away from showing it off. As part of an IGN exclusive, the team has demoed 25 minutes of gameplay footage – and, y’know what, if you’re in the mood for a classic, third-person co-op shooter, it’s looking pretty good. The...
Spray and pray
If you always thought that you and your mates could survive better than the marines in Aliens, then you'll be able to put your skills to the test this summer. Just announced, Aliens: Fireteam is a cooperative shooter coming to both PlayStation 5 and PS4. You can catch some gameplay in the trailer that we've embedded above. As for how...
Play with up to two players or AI as you battle through four campaigns to explore the mystery of a new planet, LV-895. Discover what hides in the ruins and caves beneath in this third-person survival shooter set in the Aliens universe.
Build your fireteam focusing on class composition, consumables, and weapons to take down Xenomorphs, beat Challenge Card runs, or play various game modes with friends.
Blast through hordes of Xenomorphs, evade deadly Prowlers and Spitters, and set up defensive positions to stay alive long enough to get your fireteam to safety.
Build your Marine the way you want. Level up in each of six unique classes or be a master of one. Choose your weapon – everything from magnums and SMGs to rocket launchers – and use over 130 unique perks to create the build of your choice.
Level your character through six Class Kits, each with two unique abilities to use in combat and unlockable perks. Max out a variety of weapons, powering them up in stats the more you use them.