Team17 to give exclusive look at Alien Breed Evolution during GDC

Thursday, 5th March 2009 17:01 GMT By Stephany Nunneley


Team17 will be showing the enhanced Worms port for PS3/PSN at the Sony booth during GDC later this month — but that’s not all.

Attendees will get an exclusive look at Alien Breed Evolution, a modern day re-make of the 1991 original.

The new game was developed using Unreal3, and will be a digital download for XBLA.

No word on when it will be released, but GDC is just around the corner, and more information will be coming out then.

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  1. Psychotext

    Man… I loved this game on the amiga.

    #1 5 years ago
  2. rainer

    Awesome news, had many good times playing AB thought for a while it had been canned with the lack of info.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Ratso

    Hopefully they’ll refine with modern game design theory those bits where you could run out of keys and/or ammo and get completely, permanently stuck, or get game-over-and-back-to-the-started for failing to find your way through a maze within a strict time limit…

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Retroid

    I was never that fond of these games, they were ‘OK’ for me in co-op but… well.

    #4 5 years ago
  5. Whizzo

    The only mis-step with Alien Breed that T17 made was trying to make it 3D and make it the Amiga’s Doom, it just didn’t work very well.

    Hopefully they’ll have done a good job on this, I loved the first 2D games.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. Gekidami

    Aliens teeth are so clean they sparkle.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. Prof Power Glove

    Was this a top-down shooter like Chaos Engine? In fact, CE would be a GREAT game with online co-op over XBLA or PSN.

    Good to see Team 17 still doing the rounds, even if the Bitmaps aren’t around anymore.

    #7 5 years ago
  8. SplatteredHouse

    I’m not buying into this being exclusive to XBLA. Clearly, neither are these guys:
    Sourced news articles are nice, too.

    #8 5 years ago
  9. Blerk

    I’ve never played Alien Breed.

    #9 5 years ago
  10. SplatteredHouse

    Try this fan-made remake for PC, out then?

    #10 5 years ago
  11. theoperator

    I wonder if it’ll still have Allister Brimble’s mum as the voice of the computer?

    #11 5 years ago