Battle notorious sci-fi aliens, be a roaring 20’s gangsters or taking racing on the go with some of this week’s notable video game releases.
FOR X-BOX 360, PLAYSTATION 3 & PC: “Aliens: Colonial Marines” (Rated M, Sega) – This mature, science-fiction first person shooter set in the popular “Aliens” universe has you playing as Marines on an alien planet. It includes multiplayer cooperative gameplay for up to four players and customizable weapons.
FOR X-BOX 360, PC: “Omerta: City of Gangsters” (Rated T, Kalypso Media) – Set in Atlantic City in the 1920s, this is a strategy take on the gangster genre. Players control 15 characters in turn-based tactical combat. They can level up these characters with skills and equipment as they work their way up the crime ladder.
FOR NINTENDO 3DS: “Sonic and All-Stars Racing: Transformed” (Rated E, Sega) – The handheld version of the racing sequel already released on home consoles and PC, this game has you racing as popular characters from Sega’s past and present such as Sonic the Hedgehog. You race not only on the ground, but in the air and on water as well.