Update: Team 17 has confirmed to us that Alien Breed will include Cross-Buy, meaning that whichever version you purchase, you get the other for free. Also, the price will be £6.49/€7.99/$9.99, with a 20% discount for PlayStation Plus members at launch.
Original Story: The aliens in Aliens: Colonial Marines won’t be the only aliens you’re killing in February as Team 17 has announced that Alien Breed, a PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita downloadable title, will be arriving on February 6th in Europe and on February 12th in North America.
As detailed by Team 17, Alien Breed will come with the following features:
- Choose between either old-school Amiga graphics or new enhanced graphics as you play through the original survival-horror game
- It features a total of 30 levels, including 6 original Alien Breed (1991) levels, 12 Alien Breed Special Edition (1992) levels and three entirely new level packs: Convergence, Valiance and Synergy.
- You can team up on either PS3 or PS Vita through Cross-Play.
- There will also be ad-hoc and online co-op on PS Vita, with local and online co-op for PS3
- Cross-Saves: you can transfer your PS3 save game progress to PS Vita, or vice versa
- Leaderboards and trophies
Want to see the game in action? Check out this gameplay video:
We are currently working on our review of Alien Breed, so stay tuned to PSLS for that in the very near future.
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