Flora: Seed Pod

Magnolia Seed Pod 1. Annonalceae bilianas Annoya, Amonidium The Bilianus Annoya, species is a homophalic-based subgenus of Indocartella. Monophyli and all relative sub classes appear to be a combination of unbound sexualogical interspecies breeding. 2. The Bilianus Annoya, is homophalic-based Monophyli and all relative subclasses appear to be a subgenus of Indocartella Annoya, Amonidium Annonalceae …

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Flora: Latex Reeds

Latex Reeds 1. Use of Local: Naturally occurring latex and silks for restraint and restriction 2. Latex and silks for restraint and restriction 3. Local flora latex and silks I have identified these reeds as Typha, an aquatic and semi aquatic plant. It was probably selected because of its phallic shape, not to mention its …

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The 3 Fates of Shaw Revealed

The character of Shaw underwent many directions before the script was finalised. Having been killed off screen has lead us to wonder what became of our heroine from Prometheus. A script released through AVP Galaxy revealed that in The Crossing she had been strangled by David as the Dreadnought approached the Engineer City, unaware David …

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Statues in Alien: Covenant

The Engineer Forum One of the things which stood out to me was the use of Statues upon tall pedestals circling the forum, at first I thought of the Roman influence. Then after doing some research I also found that Foro Italico was an example of Italian Fascist architecture instituted by Mussolini. This follows a design specification which …

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Fungi: Poisonous Fungi

Poisonous Fungi 1. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi 2. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi 3. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi David's Drawings Lidcombe is a place in Australia in the suburb of Auburn. On the …

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Creatives: Tristan Jones, Comic artist and character designer – Episode 23 – Yutani Podcast

I met up with Tristan at B.Lucky & Sons in Melbourne Central. He's one of a few Alien people in Melbourne and it was lovely to catch up with him outside of his work. https://www.instagram.com/p/Btig01NFTyb/ Listen to our latest Creatives interview with Tristan Jones, comic artist for Aliens: Defiance and Aliens: Resistance. Creatives: Tristan Jones, …

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Fauna: Pi Pi Shells

Pi Pi Shells 1. Ancylocerapina The Ancylocerapina were a coretra suborder of ammonitea, evidently related to the sub-order Lypouatina Fig Y Half Shell Fig X Open Sleeve Fig Z Innards Cavity 2. Fig Y Half Shell 3. Fig X Open Sleeve 4. Fig Z Innards Cavity Information from Wikipedia: Paphies australis or pipi (from the …

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Insects: Mote Drawings

Re-filed into Insects from Fungi Mote Drawings1. Cilia strands for airborne transferEgg sac inline to ovipositor/drill/proboscisAlternating diagonal muscle strands for puncture and incubation2. Mote Drawing3a. Single Mote breaks from swarmImplants into hostProboscis drills into dermisPassing eggs through duel  proboscis/ovipositor to inseminate host3b. Single Mote breaks from swarmImplants into hostProboscis drills into dermisPassing eggs through duel  proboscis/ovipositor to inseminate host4. Leg Detail5. Ovipositor DetailVascular StructureDermal LayerMuscle Strands6. Egg …

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Creatives: Matthew J Thorne, Director Advent (Alien: Covenant), Set photographer

I found out about Matthew Thorne's work when his photography of behind the scenes appeared on my twitter feed. He recently completed a photography exhibition in Melbourne, I decided to ask him a few questions about his work. Clara Fei-Fei/ @muthur9000: To start with, what work did you do for Alien: Covenant? Matthew Thorne: I …

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