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Alien: Isolation

System: Switch (eShop)
Release date: December 5, 2019
Developer: Creative Assembly / Feral Interactive
Publisher: SEGA


The Alien franchise has had a long history that’s inspired countless properties from a wide array of mediums since its release in 1979, and has remained a seminal work of science fiction within film, games, and books alike. This year marks its 40th anniversary, and with that sees the Switch debut of what is, to me, one of the finest horror experiences ever made. Between crafting items, defending yourself by using various components you find throughout your survival, and the deep progression with hidden areas and rewards, Alien: Isolation is without a doubt one of the most faithful adaptations of any property and is certainly a labor of love.

As of today, Alien: Isolation can be purchased for Switch on the eShop. We have the game’s official launch trailer below.

Alien: Isolation launches on Switch this week, and it appears to be one of the most impressive ports for the console thus far. Digital Foundry has shared some technical details to examine how it holds up.

Here’s a summary:

GameXplain has put together a new comparison video comparing the graphics of Alien: Isolation on Switch and PS4. Give it a look below.

GameXplani hosted a live stream a short while ago and showed off an hour of gameplay from Alien: Isolation. Check out the full recording below.

Following yesterday’s release date announcement, Feral Interactive has uploaded a 7-minute gameplay video showing off Alien: Isolation on Switch. Watch it below.

We finally have a concrete release date for the Switch version of Alien: Isolation. Developer Feral Interactive uploaded a brief new trailer today, which reveals that the game will launch on December 5. You can now pre-purchase it on the eShop now, if you want to.

Feral Interactive just released a new gameplay trailer for Alien: Isolation on Switch. The game had been announced for Nintendo’s console at E3 earlier this year.

Alien: Isolation for Switch will come with all seven DLCs. That includes Last Survivor, Ellen Ripley’s final mission on board the USCSS Nostromo from the classic 1979 horror film.

We now have the official announcement for Alien: Isolation on Switch. It confirms that Feral Interactive is working on the game, and that a couple of features will be included: gyroscopic aiming and HD Rumble.

Here’s the full press release:

A short trailer has come in announcing the new Switch version of Alien: Isolation. Get a look at the video below.