I am Darkness, from the UK and I’m the administrator of AvPGalaxy. I love the original Alien / Predator movies, my favourite would be Predator. I originally launched AvPGalaxy in October 2002 and eventually grew into what it is today. You can read more about the history in the Site Info page.
Last week, Noah Hawley revealed that filming on the Alien FX series will recommence in Bangkok next year after the recent strikes. He has done a further interview with The Hollywood Reporter who asked him about his current projects and the effects the recent strikes had on his work. He mentions some of the trouble he had at ... [Read More]
After having been rumoured for many years, James Cameron's Aliens is finally coming to 4K Blu-Ray! Lightstorm Entertainment have announced that Aliens Ultimate Collector's Edition will be released digitally on December 12th while the physical releases will be out next year on March 12, 2024.
Aliens is just one of a few James Cameron classics that will be ... [Read More]
A number of reviews, interviews and some videos of the bonus features have been released as Prey comes out on home media this week. Firstly, a new interview can be found on SlashFilm with director Dan Trachtenberg.
He talks about Prey getting a physical release and goes into more detail about the deleted Treetop Chase sequence. However, Trachtenberg ... [Read More]
Dan Trachtenberg's Prey is now available to buy on 4K Blu-Ray in North America today. Here's AvPGalaxy's review of the 4K Blu-Ray Set. Set in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, Prey is about a young woman called Naru who aspires to be a great warrior. The prey she encounters is a highly advanced Predator with superior technology.
The 4K Blu-Ray release of last year's excellent Predator prequel Prey is just over a week away. Blu-Ray.com have managed to get the first review out of the release and it's quite positive. They scored the film itself 4/5, praising Amber Midthunder's performance as Naru and that the movie reinvents the Predator franchise. The 4K picture quality ... [Read More]
Aliens: Fireteam Elite developer Cold Iron Studios announced yesterday that they had appointed a new Studio Head and Game Director and teased a mystery new project. Elena Siegman is their new Studio Head while Kendall Deacon Davis is the new Game Director. Siegman has a wealth of experience in the business, previously working in big franchises like ... [Read More]
Focus Entertainment and Tindalos Interactive have today released a brand new patch for the tactical shooter Aliens: Dark Descent. As promised after the game's release, the new patch squashes quite a few bugs but offers some quality of life improvements. You can now skip the prologue on Pioneer Station if you've completed it once already.
Aliens: Dark Descent now autosaves when ... [Read More]
The tactical squad-based shooter Aliens: Dark Descent has now been released! You can now play the anticipated Aliens shooter on PC, PS4, PS5 and X-Box One/X/Series X.
In Aliens: Dark Descent, you can command a squad of hardened Colonial Marines to stop a terrifying Xenomorph outbreak on Moon Lethe. Lead your soldiers in real-time combat against iconic Xenomorphs, rogue operatives from the ... [Read More]
The PC system requirements have been released for the upcoming game Aliens: Dark Descent. Today, publisher Focus Entertainment and developer Tindalos Interactive revealed a few more technical details about the squad-based shooter. As expected, Aliens: Dark Descent isn't going to require a state of the art graphics card to run it.
You can view the minimum and recommend ... [Read More]
Aliens: Fireteam Elite will finally make its debut on the Nintendo Switch on Alien Day - April 26th, 2023. The squad-based multiplayer shooter was previously developed by Cold Iron Studios and released on Microsoft and Sony consoles as well PC in August 2021. Aliens: Fireteam Elite will be cloud based and is being brought to the Switch ... [Read More]
The upcoming tactical Aliens game Aliens: Dark Descent will be coming to consoles and PC on June 20, 2023! IGN have posted the Release Date Trailer with lots of new gameplay footage. The gameplay trailer starts showing a CG sequence showing the U.S.S. Otago and the Colonial Marines exploring the planet, Lethe.
The trailer then takes us to ... [Read More]
Stan Winston School of Character Arts has published an in-depth blog post about the practical effects of the Feral Predator in 2022's Prey. Matt Winston, son of legendary special effects artist Stan Winston, spoke to Amalgamated Dynamics co-founders Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr about their contributions to the Predator prequel.
The article takes us through the build ... [Read More]
The Hollywood Reporter recently spoke to director Dan Trachtenberg and producer Jhane Myers. Most notably they talk about the unique art style of the closing credits and specifically the closing moments of the credits which show three Predator ships coming into view with Naru and Sarii staring up at them. Trachtenberg doesn't give too much away though ... [Read More]