Aliens vs. Predator PC Demo Released Early, Console Demos Coming Thursday (Updated)

Update: Scratch waiting till tomorrow, the PC demo is

Update: Scratch waiting till tomorrow, the PC demo is now available on Steam.

Grab it now and play all night before Steam's content download and matchmaking servers go offline for a few hours on Thursday.

Original: A multiplayer demo of Aliens vs. Predator will hit PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 tomorrow, publisher SEGA has confirmed. The February 4-due demo--downloadable via Steam, Xbox Live and PlayStation Network--lets players tackle the Refinery map in Deathmatch.

All three species--Colonial Marine, Predator and Alien--will be playable.

The announcement was accompanied by a handful of new screenshots and yet another multiplayer trailer, this one showcasing the shooter's Infestation mode:

Developed by Rebellion and packing single-player campaigns for each species in addition to seven multiplayer modes, Aliens vs. Predator hits North America on February 16 and Europe come February 19, with the PC release requiring a Steam install.

From The Chatty
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    February 3, 2010 9:31 AM

    Huh? a demo? for PC? what is this 1998.. but seriously. thats awesome! it better be good

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      February 3, 2010 1:57 PM

      One would think it was 1998 until they see the demo size being 2.5 gigs in size. lol

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        February 3, 2010 5:20 PM

        I remember quake1 demo was 10mb, and i had to go to to download it off AOL... my dialup kept crashing in between the download... frustrating! :D

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          February 3, 2010 5:36 PM

          I downloaded it on my 33.6k, took a goddamn long time it felt, and when it was done I didn't know what to do with a zip file :(

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