“Aliens: Colonial Marines” Videogame Pulse Gun Revealed by Robert Farago | May 30, 2011 | 3 comments facebook twitter linkedin email Courtesy cinemablend.com comments Chris Dumm says: May 30, 2011 at 21:16 “Game over, man!” Reply Patrick says: May 30, 2011 at 21:38 someone actually converted a full auto Thompson to look like one of these and it worked. (didn’t fire lasers though just .45acp) Reply JP says: May 31, 2011 at 12:53 They used Thompsons to make the guns for the movie, with a cut down SPAS-12 for the underbarrel ‘grenade launcher.’ I love movie guns; so many unique ideas that hardly ever get manufactured. This is just going to show how big a dork I am, but in the movie, it was supposed to be chambered in “10mm explosive-tip caseless.” Now with the TDI Kriss Vector and its inertia-based compensator design, and Frag-12 ammunition, a real version of this thing is a possibility. IIRC, the latest military request for solicitation for a new combat rifle included a suggestion for some kind of remaining ammunition counter (like in the movie). Kinda trippy to think that in 10 years or so, someone could be watching Aliens and the only strike to the weapons’ credibility will be that it doesn’t eject spent casings… assuming the firearms industry gives up on the caseless designs they’ve been developing off-and-on. Reply Write a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.