Aliens: Fireteam Elite is getting new Pathogen expansion

Aliens: Fireteam Elite

Developer Cold Iron Studios announced Aliens: Fireteam Elite is getting new “Pathogen” expansion, adding new guns, aliens, maps, and more.

The new DLC is launching on August 30th, 2022 across Windows PC (via Steam), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5. Here’s a new trailer:

Here’s a rundown on the new DLC:

The Aliens: Fireteam Elite – Pathogen DLC has arrived! Continue the AFE story with new environments, maps, cosmetics and a campaign that puts the crew of the Endeavor into their most perilous mission yet.

A mysterious pathogen has evolved in the wilds of planet LV-895 and not even Xenomorphs are safe from its ravages. The crew of the Endeavor must venture into uncharted lands and face terrifying new enemies if they hope to discover the source of this mysterious new threat.

The mysterious pathogen is mutating Xenomorphs and local wildlife on planet LV-895. It’s up to you and your fireteam to battle through a slew of mutated enemies and eliminate the source of the corruption

The Pathogen expansion brings all new environments, maps, weapons, and more to the AFE experience. Explore Engineer ruins around the mystery of the infection, delve deep into enemy hives, and avoid the deadly hazards around each corner. Do you have what it takes to survive?


  • The all new Pathogen campaign, complete with 3 new missions
  • 8 New Weapons, 2 for each weapon type
  • 1 New Perk for each Class Kit
  • 13 New Weapon Attachments
  • 2 New Outfits (for all 7 Class Kits)
  • 6 Head Accessories
  • 21 New Weapon Colors
  • 10 Decals
  • 10 New Emotes

Aliens: Fireteam Elite has been available since August 2021 for Windows PC (via Steam), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5.

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