On Monday, we told you about Sega’s agreement with Fox to produce a number of titles based on the Alien series of movies and today, Sega have announced the first one, Alien RPG. Developing the title will be RPG veterans Obsidian Entertainment, the developers behind Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2 and Neverwinter Nights 2.
“With Obsidian Entertainment’s development pedigree, they were our first choice to bring the Alien franchise to the RPG universe.They are the only developer for us that could effectively combine the Alien mythology with compelling RPG gameplay to create the ultimate Alien experience.” said Simon Jeffery, President and COO, SEGA of America.
Feargus Urquhart, CEO of Obsidian Entertainment added:
“We are thrilled to be working with the great production and publishing teams at Sega to deliver the ultimate in-depth Alien experience to gamers worldwide. Building an epic RPG with a license as heralded as the Alien franchise is truly a great honor.”
Originally Written By: Scott Webber