Lawsuit filed against Gearbox and Sega over Aliens: Colonial Marines disappointment

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In space no-one can hear you scream. But they probably can hear you in the courtroom. Developers Gearbox and publishers SEGA are being sued over Aliens: Colonial Marines by plaintiff Damion Perrine, who claims that "Gearbox and Sega falsely advertised…

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Aliens take over London landmark with giant egg for Colonial Marines launch

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"They're coming outta the goddamn walls! And the goddamn Thames river! And goddamn Tower Bridge!" That's exactly (probably) what Aliens' Private Hudson would have said had he seen the scene on London's Southbank yesterday, where Sega had plonked a giant…

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COMPETITION: Aliens: Colonial Marines Limited Edition – five copies up for grabs

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WIN: Aliens Colonial Marines Limited Edition Five copies up for grabs! Aliens: Colonial Marines is an adrenaline fuelled first-person shooter, steeped in the eerie, claustrophobic and terrifying atmosphere that made the Aliens films worldwide hits. Bringing you a true sequel…

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REVIEW: Aliens: Colonial Marines (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

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In space, nobody can hear you scream. But your neighbours can when you're in front of your console, sitting down to play the long-awaited Aliens: Colonial Marines. Will they be screams of gaming joy or sighs tinged with acidic disappointment? Stop your grinnin' and drop your linen – here's our full review!

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VIDEO: New Prometheus viral trailer confirms androids will be our creepy overlords in the future

Gerald Lynch 3D TV, Movies, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Man, I haven't been any more excited for a film since we were all duped into seeing the Phantom Menace. But, as one YouTube commenter says of the latest spoiler-free viral clip for this summer's sci-fi epic Prometheus, "RIDLEY SCOTT,…

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Aliens: Colonial Marines is back on track, confirms developer Gearbox

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It's been a tense time for gaming fans of the Aliens movie franchise. Obsidian's Aliens-based RPG gets canned, Aliens Versus Predator divides critics and the promising Aliens: Colonial Marines falls of the radar completely. Thankfully, Colonial Marines was given a…

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Nokia N95 used to capture footage of UFOs in Liverpool, Nokia rejoices over free publicity

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Slightly tenuous tech story for a Thursday afternoon, but it’s about UFOs, and as we’re re-watching old X-Files series in anticipation of the upcoming film I figure we can probably squeeze it in.

A chap up in Liverpool, UK, supposedly spied a UFO this week and managed to film it on his Nokia N95. Unfortunately he’d never actually used the camera on it before, so it took him 10 minutes to figure out how to switch it on. By the time he managed, the UFO hadn’t…

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Recycled motorbikes to Giger Alien furniture

Daniel Sung Furnishings & Furniture Leave a Comment

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Recycling old car and motorbike parts to make furniture is one thing but trying to eat soup while an Alien is staring up at you is another altogether.

H.R.Giger’s creation and Ripley’s nemesis aren’t usually known for their servile attitudes but somehow the bods at Yes I Can have convinced the concentrated HCL-filled killing machines to do some work for the benefit of mankind by carrying large pieces of glass and allowing us to sit in their laps…

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