Fan Creatives: Alien Theory, YouTuber – Episode 6 – Yutani Podcast

Here's another instalment of the Fan Creatives series where Alien Theory, also known as Derek answers a few questions about his contribution to the Alien fandom and what he likes about the films. He's opted to do both Podcast and written interview. If you enjoy our content please 👍🏼 like, 💯 rate, 🙌 share and … Continue reading Fan Creatives: Alien Theory, YouTuber – Episode 6 – Yutani Podcast

Alien Bible: Kokopelli, Azathoth and The Drinking Bird

Throughout the Alien franchise, the image of the drinking bird has been a recurring motif. Is it a simple throwaway visual gag? or can we draw a deeper meaning to its inclusion in the films? I connect it with the flute, water, wheat, the sun, and insects, plus mythological creatures found in Native American cultures, … Continue reading Alien Bible: Kokopelli, Azathoth and The Drinking Bird

Alien Bible: The Cosmic Horror of Eternal Return

Did you know the repetitive beats of the Alien movies and books are all intentional? These repeating motifs are part of the cosmic horror of 'Eternal Return' also known as 'Eternal Recurrence,' and this premise is part of the 'Alien Bible' which dictates the structure of the franchise. Such beliefs were held in Indian Philosophy … Continue reading Alien Bible: The Cosmic Horror of Eternal Return