Aliens: Fireteam Elite out in August
A slightly new name for the upcoming cooperative shooter
Focus Home Interactive and developer Cold Iron Studios have announced that Aliens: Fireteam Elite will be released on August 24 for $40 USD.
Previously named Aliens: Fireteam, the new game is a cooperative third-person survival shooter that drops your fireteam of hardened marines into a desperate fight to contain the Xenomorph threat. Face off against waves of foes alongside two players or AI teammates, as you fight your way through four unique campaigns that introduce new storylines to the Alien universe. Create and customize your own Colonial Marine, choosing from a variety of classes, weapons, gear and perks.
Fans can choose to get the Deluxe Edition ($70USD), which includes the Endeavor Pass and the Endeavor Veteran Pack, which will also be available for purchase separately. The Endeavor Pass will contain four cosmetic DLC bundles that will be released alongside free major gameplay updates. The Endeavor Veteran Pack will contain over 20 cosmetic items, including armor kit skins, emotes, weapon colors and decals.
Fans who pre-order any edition will get the Hardened Marine Pack, which includes a Bandana head accessory, Red Digital Camo weapon colors, 3 weapon decals, and a “Chestburster” emote.
Aliens: Fireteam Elite will be released for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.