Aliens: Dark Descent

4.6
Great Boss Battles
Drop into the gripping journey of Aliens: Dark Descent, a squad-based, single-player action game in the iconic Alien franchise. Lead your soldiers in real-time to stop a new and terrifying kind of Xenomorph outbreak on Moon Lethe.

Aliens: Dark Descent

In Aliens: Dark Descent, command a squad of hardened Colonial Marines to stop a terrifying Xenomorph outbreak on Moon Lethe. Lead your soldiers in real-time combat against iconic Xenomorphs, rogue operatives from the insatiable Weyland-Yutani Corporation, and a host of horrifying creatures new to the Alien franchise.
You are the commander. They are your weapon.
Infiltrate large open levels and annihilate enemies with your squad, dispatching orders strategically and intuitively at the touch of a button. Tread carefully, as your foes will adapt their tactics to your actions while hunting you down because death is permanent. Forge unique paths for survival, uncovering shortcuts, creating safe zones, and setting up motion trackers in a persistent world where your actions impact levels forever.
Customize your squad with a selection of different classes. Level up and specialize your soldiers with unique abilities and an arsenal of weapons, armor, and perks, for high stakes missions in treacherous territory. Develop your base to research new tech and improve your squad even further.
Manage your resources wisely and take calculated risks to outsmart the deadliest creature mankind has ever faced. Can you and your squad stop the outbreak before it’s too late?
• Face off in a gripping original Alien story against iconic Xenomorph creatures ranging from Facehuggers to Praetorians, Alien Queens and many more, including rogue human commandos and a brand-new threat unique to this Alien storyline
• Lead strategically and change squad tactics from mission to mission, carefully managing your soldiers’ health, resources, and sanity, to avoid permanent team losses and mental breakdowns
• Forge unique paths for survival in a persistent world, uncovering shortcuts, creating safe zones and setting up motion trackers to stay one step ahead of these creatures
• Assemble and level up squads composed of 5 starting Marines classes, with dozens of specializations, unique abilities and weapons.

Available Achievements

Archivist
30 XP
Flawless Victory
90 XP
One For Every Occasion
15 XP
Perfect Enhancements
90 XP
Colonial Barrels
15 XP

Aliens: Dark Descent DLC & Add-Ons

Epic Player Ratings

Captured from players in the Epic Games ecosystem.
4.6
This game has
Great Boss Battles

Aliens: Dark Descent System Requirements

Minimum

Recommended

OSWindows 10 or 11
OSWindows 10 or 11
ProcessorAMD FX-6300 / Intel Core i3-6100
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 7 1800X / Intel Core i7-9700K
Memory8 GB RAM
Memory16 GB RAM
Storage60 GB available space
Storage60 GB available space
Direct X12
Direct X12
Graphics3 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon R9 380 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960
Graphics6 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT / NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060
Other30 FPS, 1920x1080 in low
Other60 FPS, 1920x1080 in epic. SSD Recommended
Login Accounts Required
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Languages Supported
  • Audio: English
  • Text: English, Chinese - Simplified, Chinese - Traditional, French, German, Italian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian, Spanish - Latin America, Japanese
Aliens: Dark Descent © 2023 20th Century Studios., Game developed by Tindalos Interactive and published by Focus Entertainment. Focus Entertainment, Tindalos Interactive and their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks. All rights reserved.