The TYPO That Broke Aliens: Colonial Marines

The TYPO That Broke Aliens: Colonial Marines

Aliens Colonial Marines was a game infamous for a few things including bad AI. Turns out that all that criticism, all those hilarious videos of Xenomorphs running on the spot to the music of old showtunes – it all came down to one typo. One. simple. typo.

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Sources
Kotaku https://kotaku.com/fixing-a-typo-makes-aliens-colonial-marines-better-bu-1827602380
Resetera https://www.resetera.com/threads/aliens-colonial-marines-ai-fixed-by-a-single-letter.55247/
Moddb https://www.moddb.com/mods/templargfxs-acm-overhaul/news/the-biggest-bug-in-the-game-is-just-one-letter-long
PCGamer https://www.pcgamer.com/all-this-time-aliens-colonial-marines-stupid-ai-may-have-been-caused-by-a-single-typo/?__twitter_impression=true
Kotaku https://kotaku.com/randy-pitchford-tries-to-defend-aliens-colonial-marine-1719987049

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