For a movie so famous for its frantic gunplay, we haven’t had a good shooter based on Aliens in a long time. So hey, if professional game studios can’t get the job done, maybe this upcoming mod can.

Aliens: Legacy is a new project born out of a partnership between two existing Doom mods, with the aim of creating “the ultimate fan-made 2.5D Aliens shooter”.

I will play it just for that Vasquez-ified Doom guy avatar. And because my memories of the original Aliens mod for Doom in the 90s are that it was excellent.

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You can follow development here. And if you want to try the two mods Legacy’s creators worked on previously, they’re here and here.