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If I were Sega I would be looking at legal options against GBX. If I had a case I'd nail em to the wall.

Wouldn't that only be possible if Sega didn't see the final product before it was shipped? I'm sure Gearbox demonstrated what the end result weeks before shipping.

If Sega didn't like what they saw, why didn't they just postpone it? After all, it'd already been delayed for 6+ years, what's a few months more?
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Wouldn't that only be possible if Sega didn't see the final product before it was shipped? I'm sure Gearbox demonstrated what the end result weeks before shipping.

If Sega didn't like what they saw, why didn't they just postpone it? After all, it'd already been delayed for 6+ years, what's a few months more?

Rumors that GBX diverted money from ACM to BL2 and DNF.

Could be another Epic/Silicon Knights type deal.

You're right though and sadly GBX probabally won't be held accountable for this abortion of a game. To me the simple fact that 85% of the entire campaign was done by a seperate B tier dev is outrageous but Sega obviously had to know that.

I really wouldn't care this much but the fact that it's Aliens makes it painful.
    
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MSI Afterburner shows my GPU never getting higher than 56% usage..is that about right? (this is after playing for 2 hours)
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I...no we...WE wanted this game to be so good...and what's worse is Gearbox knows this is the reaction they're getting and just what exactly are they going to do about it? Most likely nothing.
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The Aliens vs Predator with DX11 from 2010 looked better than this game does. The lighting is nice, but it's more or less "the whole picture" that looks good as opposed to the small individual details. It really does remind me of Doom 3 graphics as someone mentioned earlier.

The gameplay though is terrible, totally not scary. Aliens vs Predator Marine Missions had me on edge the whole time.
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are the differences only in the pc?

was the original demo on the pc?
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I gave Randy a pass for Duke Nukem but he has lost all credibility after Aliens. Will not pre-order any Gearbox game ever again. His response on twitter is highly insulting to all Gearbox consumers.
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The Aliens vs Predator with DX11 from 2010


http://store.steampowered.com/app/10680/

Do explain please..? I see no DX 10 let alone 11 in those system requirements & its AVP, from 2010 what was it an DX 11 addon or something?
     
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It has dx9 & dx11 options available. Had them from release as far as I remember. It's not even a bad game either. I certainly had no issues with it anyway.
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Thats true, it definitely has DX11 options.

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as a matter of fact...

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