These aliens are similiar to a Praetorian alien that appears on LV426 or BG386, these aliens have distinctive head armour and are an increased size alien xenomorph, they attack as a single alien, they are also a playable character in Team Death Match when playing as an Alien.
The aliens in the game Aliens: Colonial Marines feature a new 'Evolved' alien cycle, this allows for new hybrids and a way of avoiding a 1 egg equals 1 alien principal. During gameplay a lower ranking Alien can 'Evolve' from a Xeno Lurker/Xeno Soldiers to a Crusher or Queen.
Reference stats table.
Appearances in the following;
Aliens: Colonial Marines
Distinctive head armour, larger bulk to other Alien species.
The Crusher uses it's size as a weapon smashing into things, this Alien will always attack Marines. They are equipped with an armor-plated head, a brutal charge and stomp attack and incredible strength.
|Xeno Soldier||LV426||n/a||Warrior||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Queen||LV426||n/a||Queen||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Xeno Crusher||LV426||n/a||Guardian||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Xeno Lurker||LV426||n/a||Drone||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Face Hugger||LV426||n/a||Xenomorph||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Chest Burster||LV426||n/a||Xenomorph||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Xeno Boiler||LV426||n/a||Drone||Aliens: Colonial Marines|
|Xeno Spitter||LV426||n/a||Drone||Aliens: Colonial Marines|