So as part of my Alien Day preparations, I started contacting all my creative friends. I first came across Job Willins when he created Paradise. A fan edit of Prometheus and Alien: Covenant. Since then I have spent many times chatting with him, I am a fan of his work and it is clear he […]
Here are a couple of pages from the much anticipated comic to be released on 25th April. Aliens: Dust to Dust by Gabriel Hardman. Source 🔗 https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/3002-583/Aliens-Dust-to-Dust-1#prettyPhoto ALIENS: DUST TO DUST #1 The Trono colony on LV-871 is under attack. Emergency evacuations are ordered. Evac shuttles are taking off. All twelve-year-old Maxon and his mom […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
The man who keeps the Alien Universe together answers some questions on canon and comics.
I was reading Aliens today on the plane and interestingly enough I came across this. “An irregular hole appeared in the right-hand wall, admitting a feeble shaft of light. Among the emotions that had been programmed into him was curiosity. He paused to peer through the acid-etched crack. It would be nice to be able […]
I recently requested Ashstryker to draw me the Androids of Alien, my request was pretty specific. They needed to be drawn height accurate and be holding something associated with their character. From left to right: Ash is holding a porn magazine, Bishop is balancing a knife in his palm, Walter is holding a flower, Call […]