Space Jockey Original Art Giveaway!

https://www.instagram.com/p/CCbJzm1j58c/ Ev Shipard, one of the concept artists for Alien: Covenant is running an amazing giveaway. Here's the details: "#Repost @evshipardart enter at https://www.instagram.com/p/CCbJzm1j58c/・・・Original Art Giveaway Back in April (seems like an eternity ago during these crazy times) I painted the Space Jockey for Alien Day. One lucky individual will be chosen in 2 weeks … Continue reading Space Jockey Original Art Giveaway!

Ziusudra, the First Flood Myth

The Dreadnought prepares to dock with the Mother ship Sumerian: 𒍣𒅔𒋤𒁺 ZI.IN.SUD.DU A single fragmentary tablet excavated in Nippur tells of the gods An, Enlil, Enki and Ninhursanga. They create the Sumer (black-headed people) and ensure they create comfortable conditions for the animals to live and procreate. Then kingship descends from heaven, and the first cities are founded: Eridu, Bad-tibira, Larak, Sippar, and Shuruppak. In the next part after … Continue reading Ziusudra, the First Flood Myth

Parallels: Noah’s Ark and the USCSS Covenant

Di Michelangelo Buonarroti - Web Gallery of Art:   Image  Info about artwork, Public Domain Noah’s Ark is the vessel in the Genesis flood narrative (Genesis Ch. 6–9), where God spares Noah and his family, plus a breeding pair of each species from a flood he sends to engulf the world and cleanse it of sinners. One of the Prometheus working … Continue reading Parallels: Noah’s Ark and the USCSS Covenant

The Davidic Covenant

In the bible there are lots of Covenants, one such Covenant is the Davidic Covenant. David, after bringing the Arc of the Covenant to Jerusalem lacked a temple to store it, he intended on building one until the prophet Nathan foretold he would not. But his descendants will. I will highlight important points to focus on: … Continue reading The Davidic Covenant

Michelangelo’s David and Android David

Michelangelo's David By Livioandronico2013 "It-he held out a hand and made contact with the stone. It was cool, dry, unyielding. Not Human, yet so very human" - David, Alien: Covenant Novelisation The statue of David in Weyland's 'White Room' is the very same Biblical David. Here are the paralells I have identified: Biblical David is … Continue reading Michelangelo’s David and Android David