Gearbox Software has just announced a new competitive multiplayer mode for Aliens: Colonial Marines. Escape mode, launching February 12, 2013 worldwide, is the second in a number of competitive multiplayer modes for Aliens: Colonial Marines that challenges players by pitting them against the universe’s deadliest killers, the Xenomorph.
Escape mode is a 4v4 battle where the Colonial Marines must blast their way through the fast-paced map in order to escape the attacking Xenomorphs. Under the pressure and limited in time, players will have to work together as a team, utilizing each faction’s unique skills, and identifying their opponents’ weak spots to either reach the safety of the escape point or to eliminate their targets.
Aliens: Colonial Marines will be available in stores on February 12, 2013 on PlayStation 3 , Xbox 360 and PC. A release date for the Wii U version has yet to be announced.